Tewodros Kassahun, extensively known as Teddy Afro is an Ethiopian pop star, known for his provocative and lifting stanzas. He is by and large known for using his music to address social and political troubles in the country. Numerous consider him a voice of contemporary Ethiopia, for his solidly imparted love for his country and the obligation he has shown for nationalism in an ethnically isolated country. His fans moreover love him as the gutsiest and inventive character of the current age.
Teddy Afro was brought into the world in 1976, in Addis Ababa Ethiopia. He was raised in the capital by a melodic and innovative watchman. His father Kassahun Girmom was a prominent editorialist and essayist. Teddy imparted a critical love and energy for craftsmanship and music at an early age. He joined a craftsmanship club as a little young person, playing instruments like drums. He furthermore had a go at acting in settings with the club. In any case, Teddy figured, while still in his young people that his calling was music, singing, and creating tunes.
Teddy joined the Afro Sound band at a particularly young age. After the primary appearance of his assortment Abugida, Teddy showed up at the pick of predominance among the youthful and was seen as the best singer of his age.
Teddy’s first Album, Abugida was conveyed in 2001. The assortment set up the energetic expert as maybe the most perceptible performers and lyrists in the business.
In any case, his third Album, Ja Yasterial (God Forgives), put Teddy Afro in the heights of differentiation. The assortment astoundingly conveyed just seven days before the most debatable Ethiopian parliamentarian political choice in 2005, settled issues from power greed to exculpating, a message most Ethiopian’s yearned for by then. The assortment was considered as a sharp intellectual towards the choice social affair and its enemies, and an update that the country fails to pushed ahead since the loss of the Emperor in 1974. Teddy called for remission, fortitude, and lowliness. The assortment was throughout resolved time-wise and was a groundbreaking accomplishment. In all honesty, it was considered as a soundtrack of the display and advancements that followed the problematic political race.