Ohemaa Mercy as Popularly referred to was born Mercy Amoah to Mr and Mrs Amoah in Weija, Accra. Ohemaa Mercy is full Fanti but she lived most of her life in Koforidua where she had her basic education at Koforidua Anglican primary school. She furthered her education to Koforidua Secondary school, Ohemaa Mercy is a professional trained teacher from the S.D.A Teacher's training college located at Asokore, where she obtained her Teaches certificate Class "A". Her love for music and the Gospel made her drop her profession as a teacher and focused on the music ministry. Today through music she is recognized beyond Africa and Ghana. Ohemaa Mercy is 43 years old born on 7th September,1977.
She entered the music space in the year 2004, where she released her first album that same year around November. Her Album shot her into lime light with almost every radio station playing her songs, she has been consistent from that year till Now. Her first Album "Adamfo Papa" Made Ghanaians fell in love with her music talent and craft. Ohemaa Mercy is very respected and admired by Ghanaians for how she preaches the gospel and advice people in her songs.d