In private life , he is Awini Mahamadu Issah but known as Don Paris in the entertainment industry .Don Paris hails from the Upper East Region of Ghana and he is the third child (first boy) out of 6 siblings; three sisters and three brothers .He was born on 21st April 1996 in Bawku. His father’s name is Awini Amadu (Zabugu Naaba Anatimwelkii 3rd) the chief of Zabugu. His mother is Awini Salamatu (Kusasi tribe) and a Muslim.
He studied at Kuka primary School and proceeded to Deega Junior High School (2010-2012) .He completed the Bawsco Senior High School and later read a Degree Course in Business and Marketing at Bawku in the Upper East Region (2013-2014).He is now based in Accra (Shukura) to be precise.
Don Paris realized his music talent and abilities as a lyricist and a songwriter at an early age in primary school. Since then he has never stopped singing both songs that he has written and composed and those by artistes he is influenced by.
He is a Ghanaian- based musician specialized in Highlife, Hip-hop, Hip-life and Afro-pop music. Don Paris is a talented songwriter, singer and a performer. He initially started off working with Starstree Entertainment, Donboss Studio’s, Teddy Made It, and Bill’s On It. He is currently not signed up to a Record Label; his career is presently being managed by his own Paris Music and Starstree Entertainment. With his talent, he has made it to the extent that he is known as one of the rising artistes in Ghana from the Upper East Region.
Don Paris is about to release his first radio track “Be My Girl” under the management of Paris Music and Starstree Entertainment this year 2019. He often raps in his local dialect and English and he is considered as a multifaceted rapper due to the various musical styles he possesses. He brands himself with a descent movement called “Paris Empire”, which has gradually caught on with most his fans in the world.
With another single that he will be releasing in the same year , he is looking forward to performing on international platforms and handling music projects with all acts across the world. He is well known on social media as Don Paris on Facebook, donparis-music on Instagram, donparis5 on Twitter and Don Paris on YouTube.