Dave Da MusicBox, also known as, Eliel David Ofori-Atta is a music producer, songwriter, recording artiste, music director and also a minister.
Born on the 26th of January to Apostle Florence Ofori-Atta and Rev. George Asare, who were then missionaries, Dave lived his life in Abidjan in the Ivory Coast. Eldest of three siblings and also preachers’ child, Dave tried as much as he could to live an exemplary life. This became a little challenging when experiencing two broken homes.
He plunged himself entirely into music as a young drummer playing at church and also following his uncles Steve Tequah and Dave Adjei to gigs and studio sessions. As a result of this, his mind was opened to productions and live arrangements. He made beats for rappers in school and in his hood. By the age of 14 Dave was the music director of his church (Christian Solution Center Int. ) and that same year became the First student to ever be a music director of his school (Morning Glory Int. School) choir.
Dave graduated from high school in 2009 and was admitted to Meridian pre-University and then to Central University. Later in his 3rd year became the Music Director and President of the mass choir.
Afterwards, Dave goes into full time music as a producer Music Director and songwriter. Since then he has worked with amazing artistes such as, Joe Mettle, Akwaboa, Sinach, Jeshurun Okyere and many other renowned Artistes in Ghana and beyond. Produced and co-produced hits like Hello – Akwaboa ft Sarkodie, Healing Stream- Jeshurun Okyere ft Nathaniel Bassey, and many others.
Dave is the CEO of DaveDaMusicBox, Co-producer at GrooveHouse, and currently the Music Director to Jeshurun Okyere and the Love Creed.
Dave always says, “my music is more of a calling than a passion.” This is the main thing that drives him as an Artiste. To him the stage and everything in it is a vehicle of positivity. Together with his friends Derick, Selorm, Dynx and Bsharp he moves around, performing and ministering to touch lives and “vehicle positivity”.
They are about to release their début album ‘OUT OF THE BOX’.
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