Even her headmaster at Ghana National College, Cape Coast then advised her to go into music after discovering the musical talent in her. Her father was also advised to send his child to music school, but thought otherwise and that his child should have different career apart from being a musician. Diana is a nurse and music is her work now. She has won awards like Best Artiste in Europe at the Africa Gospel Awards 2011 and at Ghana Music Award and has won gospel song of the year award with her ‘mo ne ye’ song at the just ended Vodafone Ghana Music Award ( VGMA), 2019.
Her debut album, ‘Osoro be kasa’ hit the music charts in Ghana in 2007 and was nominated for Best Female Vocal Performance and Gospel Song of the year for Ghana Music awards 2008. Her second album, ‘Ensi Wo Yie’ catapulted her into prominence. Her song ‘Ensi wo Yie’ received a nomination for Gospel song of the year 2010 at the Ghana Music Awards. Diana Hamilton was also nominated for Best Musician at the Ghana UK Based Achievement Awards 2010. She was also nominated for Best Female artiste at the Africa Gospel Awards 2011. She started off in mainstream music as a backing vocal with Francis Agyei on most of his albums and live shows for 14 years and also for Reverend Jesse Dickson for some years.
She had the following awards between 2011 and 2014 to her credit;
- Artiste Europe at the Africa Gospel Awards 2011
- Best Gospel Act at the Ghana Music Awards Europe 2012
- Best Female Vocal Performance at the Ghana Gospel Industry Awards 2012
- Best Female Act at the Ghana Music Awards Europe 2012
- Best Female Artiste at the Africa Gospel Awards 2014
Diana was nominated for Ghana Music Award UK 2019 on the following categories;
- Female Vocalist of the Year
- Popular Song of the Year
- UK Based Artiste of the Year
- UK Based Best Gospel Song of the Year
- UK Based Gospel Artiste of the Year
This awards celebration was done on October 5, 2019, and what Diana won is as follows;
- UK Based Artiste of the Year
2. UK Based Best Gospel Song of the Year- Mo Ne Yo
3. UK Based Gospel Artiste of the Year
In African Gospel Music & Media Awards organised in 2019, Mrs. Hamilton also won Artiste of Excellence Europe.
In 2020 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA), Diana won Gospel Artiste of the Year.
In 2021 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA), Diana Hamilton won most of the awards such as;
- Vodafone Popular Song of the Year
- Artiste of the Year
- Best Gospel Song of the Year
- Gospel Artiste of the Year
The hit gospel song of Diana ‘Adom’ won the awards for her.
Diana Hamilton was born to Apostle Antwi, formerly Executive Council Member of the church of Pentecost and Takoradi Area Head, Church of Pentecost and Mrs. Comfort Antwi in Kumasi. According to Diana, her father had kicked the bucket. Diana is the third child of eight children of her parents.
She is married to Dr. Joseph Hamilton and has been blessed with twins after almost six years of childlessness in marriage in the UK. Jesus listened to their prayers and blessed them with twins exactly what they had requested from him.
She first attended Morning Star School in Accra, Ghana and had secondary education at Ghana National College, Cape Coast. It is believed that she attended Kumasi Nursing Training College where she was Music Director of ‘Vibrations’, a music group at the College.
According to Diana, she loves to cook,designs her own fashion, watch videos from YouTube and be with the family especially the husband.