Hubert Kofi Anti
Hubert Kofi Anti is a Ghanaian audio engineer popularly known as Ubeatz in the music industry. He got into the music space as a producer with productions like “Wosisi y3 wo ya” and “Feeling nu y3 deep”. Both songs were by T. Blaze of Lifeline Family. Hubert also produced “Ek3bo nor” by Knii Lante, “Who killed mida” by Jay Dee, Nash Towa featuring VIP, Party Riders, Shaolin Monk Funk, Teachers of The Law and many others. Hubert moved into live recording and then finally settled on mixing, mastering, and also setting up consultancy services in a professional studio setup. Hubert has been in the audio industry since the inception of hiplife in Ghana in the 1990s. With deep passion for music production and perfecting audio recordings, his work has traveled far through mixing and mastering of hit songs for popular artists and Producers in the last two decades.
Some of the producers Hubert has worked with are Eric Antonio, Jonas Bibi Hammond, Kiki Banson, Fred Kyei Mensah (Freddyma), Dan Grahl, Hammer of the last 2, Jay Q, JMJ, KillBeatz, Jayso, Martino Keys, Kaywa, PossiGee, Aaron Dugud, CJ Beatz, KillMatic, StreetBeatz, BrainyBeatz, and many more. He has also worked with artists like Mary Ghansah, Jackie Ankrah, Nacee, Obrafour, Tic Tac, George Darko, Lumba, Borax, Nana Asamoah, Adolf Tagoe, Mzbel, Tinny, Reggie Zippy, Bollie, Kwabena- Kwabena, Okyame Kwame, Shatta Wale, Samini, E.L, Edem, Sarkodie, Stonebwoy, VIP, 4X4, Ofori Amponsah, Kofi B, Ruff N Smooth, Praye, Trigmatic, R2Bees, King Promise, Nana Boro, Sam Opoku, John Germain, Nii Obli, Adangba, Efya, Kaakie, Becca, Queen eShun, Ebony, Wendy Shay, Fantana, Lor, ZeeTM, Kofi Jamar, JaLead, Kwaku Afro, RJZ, Ohenewaa, Amalina and others, too many to list.
His in-depth knowledge, practical experience, and technical judgement on music has made him a monarch in his chosen field. He has worked with Hush Hush Studios and many media houses, including Metro TV (GH) and The African Channel (USA), to produce documentaries across Africa. Hubert got the opportunity to work in a new pro tools studio, most probably the first of its kind in the capital, courtesy, the CEO of Virtual Sound Lab, Nana Opoku. He was also mentored by Mr. Kwakye of the defunct Ghana Film Studios and Swiss-trained Sarge.
Hubert shifted from a Pro DJ to a producer and audio engineer. Learned from David Moulton (audio engineering author and educator, (US) also his playback series books, online audio engineering courses with audiomasterclass.com, mixcoach.com, pro member of puremix.net, and other great audio engineering books and websites. He is acquainted with the use of both Analog equipment and Digital Audio Workstations (DAW) such as Pro Tools, Cubase Pro, Logic Pro, Studio One, Harrison Mixbus, Reason, WaveLab Pro, and FL Studios. He is referred to as “Pro tools expert” as it has been his primary DAW since 1998 till date and running Avid HDX / C24 rig at UVSL studios. Hubert currently runs an online mixing and mastering service via www.ubeatzworld.com