Born 1986 Darlington Kwasi Agyekum also known as Dr Cryme is a Ghanaian afropop and hiplife rapper. He has also performed as a TV presenter, a brand ambassador and the CEO of Twipop Recordz.
Agyekum’s stage name Dr. Cryme is an acronym which means Doctor of the Creative Rhymes (RAP)You Most Enjoy.
Whilst in high school, Agyekum gained himself underground popularity through “Kasahare Level”; a popular rap competition on Adom FM (an Accra based radio station) which featured Sarkodie, Stay Jay and the like.
It was through these RAP battles and his style of music which caught the eye of the Ejams record label to sign him in 2010. He released his first hit single “Kill me shy” the same year. In 2011, he released his debut album called “Finally Finally”.
In 2012, his “Kill me shy” emerged the song “Hip life song of the year” at the Ghana Music Awards. He was also nominated for the “Song Writer of the year”, “Most Popular Song of the Year”, and “Hip life/Hip Hop Artiste of the Year” categories.
Agyekum released his sophomore album entitled Showtime in February 2018. The twenty tracked album includes the hit single “Koko Sakora” which features Sarkodie.
Dr. Cryme performed as a presenter for 4 syte TV in 2011. He hosted the ‘Top 10 Videos’ which was aired on ETV Ghana. In the same year, Agyekum was officially unveiled as the Brand Ambassador for Samsung Ghana. He was Involved in the UN Volunteers Day Chokor project which was pegged to the Copenhagen conference.
Dr. Cryme has released his new single MY WOMAN currently on all Music streaming platforms.