Yaw Owusu (The Playmaker Group / Power Up)


Yaw Owusu is the Executive Manager at The Playmaker Group, where his main focus is Creative Consultancy.

He has consulted on a number of key music projects, working with the likes of MTV, BET, Liverpool International Music Festival (LIMF), Nike, BBC Radio 1 Academy, MOBO, The Fader, Jockey Club Live and Levi’s amongst many others. Yaw has also produced acclaimed radio documentaries for outlets such as BBC Radio 1 & 1Xtra, BBC Radio 4 and The World Service, and worked on various music campaigns for artists ranging from music pioneers such as Wiley (A-List Records) and Damian Marley, to dynamic creatives Yuna, Shakka and Jesse Boykins III to grassroots emerging artists like XamVolo and Sub Blue. He is also co-founder, alongside partners Seani B and Ray Paul, of BrukOut Entertainment, a joint venture Record Label with Universal.

Yaw is the Senior Manager of POWER UP – which is PRS Foundation’s flagship initiative that tackles Anti-Black Racism in the UK Music Industry.

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