Nii Ashitey Nsotse, musician from Ghana was born April 19th. 1955 in Avenor close to Ghanas capital Accra. Through his family he came in touch with traditional african music at a very young age. His father taught him drumming from the age of ten years on.
A few years later, Nii Ashitey decided to attend classes at National Folcloristic Company Arts Councel of Ghana, to become a professional musician.