Music

Efya and Wizkid make love on ‘Oh Baby’

Have you ever wondered what would happen if Efya and Wizkid are left alone in a room? They would make love! That is exactly what the Afro-eclectic songstress from Ghana and the baddest boy, Wizkid, from Nigeria have done on this new single, titled ‘Oh Baby’. Efya’s rich voice and Wizkid’s unique voice combine perfectly on this slow jam which ...

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M.anifest signs onto expressPay

Ghanaian Rapper M.anifest has signed with eCommerce company expressPay as its brand ambassador. expressPay is the most secure and convenient way of paying bills online and on mobile phones in Ghana. With highly-rated security features comparable to credit card companies like Mastercard and Visa, expressPay is a click away from making the lives of many Ghanaians easier at very little ...

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Katy Perry leads the MTV EMA nominations 2014

Katy Perry is leading the nominations for this year’s MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs). The singer is up for seven including Best Female, Best Pop Act, Best Video and Best Live act. She will be going head to head in most categories with Ariana Grande, who has six nominations for the awards being held in Glasgow in November. 5 Seconds ...

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Ghana’s Christian and Clement make finale of Project Fame West Africa season 7

Yes, Ghana has registered one of its best outings at the Project Fame West Africa competition yet – with 2 out of the 3 Ghanaian contestants in this season’s competition  making it to the finals. After eight intensive weeks of competition, the finalists, among whom the latest superstar will emerge, have been announced.  There are eight of them, including Ghana’s Christian and Clement. Rauhel ...

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People With Disability Australia says rapper Kanye West should apologise for ‘handicap’ slur made during concerts

  DISABILITY campaigners in Australia say Kanye West should apologise and do an awareness course after making wheelchair gaffes at his concerts. Craig Wallace, of People With Disability Australia, told Confidential: “To call out people for not standing up, when they are disabled and cannot stand up, in front of thousands of people, is humiliating. Kanye West owes a duty ...

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Edem and Sway tell the African liberation story with ‘The One’

Musician Edem has released a new captivating video for the song The One, featuring Sway. Edem and Sway tell the story of slavery in the Gold Coast and how the slaves ended up overpowering their captors and later reaching a consensus to abolish the practice. Edem gives off a lot of energy, powerful punchlines and a display of his mastery ...

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Sarkodie up for MTV EMAs nomination

Ghana’s Sarkodie is up for nomination in the upcoming MTV EMA awards. Sarkodie has been nominated along with Anselmo Ralph (Angola), Gangs of Ballet (South Africa), Mafikizolo (South Africa), Sauti Sol (Kenya),  and Tiwa Savage (Nigeria) as wildcard nominees. The wild card nominee with the highest votes will join four other acts in the Best African Act category. Nigeria’s Davido, Goldfish from South ...

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Basketmouth floats music label

In April 2014, there were reports that popular comedian, Bright Okpocha, famously known as Basketmouth, was planning to set up his own record label. Though the humour merchant became famous through comedy, he was once a rapper. Now, latest reports suggest that the rib-cracker has finally established his music label and has further signed an artiste on to it. We ...

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Sarkodie, R2Bees and Shatta Wale nominated for 2014 Channel O Awards

Ghana has gabbed a total of five nominations for this year’s Channel O Music Video Awards. Tema-based duo R2bees and Ghana’s hottest rapper Sarkodie have each been nominated in two categories. Shatta Wale, the self acclaimed Dancehall King, has also been nominated  for Most Gifted Ragga Dancehall with his song Everybody Likes My Thing. Sarkodie’s Illuminati has been nominated for Most Gifted Video of the ...

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Kaakie drops new single; taunts female dancehall artistes

After a long period of silence, dancehall diva Kaakie has released a hot new single titled Ronaldo. The song released online is produced by her trusted producer JMJ and is on the Xtra Large record label. According to Kaakie, she had been silent on the music scene because she needed time to concentrate on her education. She has successfully completed ...

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