He turns 52 years today 29 September 1964 . He was born as Charles Kwadwo Fosu in Nsuta, near Mampong, in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.
He debuted on the highlife scene with his massive hit "Yeeye Aka Akwantuo Mu" with Nana Acheampong (known together as the "Lumba Brothers"). This song depicted the number of Ghanaian immigrants that originally leave the country to seek better fortunes abroad but make those temporary homes permanent due to financial, emotional, or other unforeseen hardships. Yereye Aka Akwantuo Mu was with his colleague Nana Acheampong under the name Lumba Brothers spawned several hits and established Daddy Lumba as a versatile and highly gifted musician. Lumba’s wife, Akosua Serwa, produced the album.
In 2014, He released his "Awoso" album that included the hit "Nea Woho Beto Wo" that won him worldwide praise. The song which fans have given it a new title of "Yentie Bia" has become an instant hit and won Daddy Lumba Highlife Artist of the Year and Highlife Song of the Year at the 2015 Vodafone Music Awards.
He recently released a gospel single with his longtime partner Nana Acheampong from the original Lumba Brothers titled "Afihyie Boa".Lumba has promised to bring new and better songs to his fans than they have ever heard from him in the near future.