Music

Mzbel has no moral right to advise skin bleachers [Article]

People in showbiz are some of the most influential individuals in our society. Due to this, whatever they do has a rippling effect on their fans and followers. Have you ever wondered why a celebrity would create a particular outlandish hair style or clothing design and within a short time it becomes a trend? Musicians concoct terms and in the ...

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Why a Gospel musician may never win VGMA Artiste of the Year award [Article]

Since the inception of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards eighteen (18) years ago, no Gospel musician has won the ultimate award before; and this has been the bane of Gospel musicians and their fans. The closest they have ever come to winning the prize, is to get nominated and, as usual, there is one Gospel artiste nominated in this year’s ...

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Okyeame Kwame’s logo explained

A look at some graphics and paraphernalia that have been released from Okyeame Kwame, have indicated that he has a new “OK” logo embossed on them. In his recently released Brand Book, Okyeame Kwame has explained what the various parts of the new logo mean. The tie in the logo represents professionalism. The kente in the tie signifies originality, Africanism, ...

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We did ‘Christy’ for Kwahu Easter – Ennwai of Dobble fame

A member of the defunct Ghanaian music group, Dobble, Nana Yaw aka Ennwai, has disclosed to Citi Showbiz that the group targeted the Easter festivities, when they were composing their hit song, Christy. “Yes, we did. The whole idea was to make the song the official Kwahu Easter song,” Ennwai stated. The song, which has since gained popularity in the country, ...

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Sarkodie can’t reply my ‘diss’ song; he’s not deep – Quata

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After rapper Quata Budukusu had ‘dissed’ Sarkodie on his Death to Sark song, most music fans had expected that Sarkodie would reply him with a song, but he has not done that yet. Some critics have opined that Sarkodie has intentionally decided not to reply because he thinks that he might be giving Quata cheap publicity, if he were to ...

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MOGO 2017: they came, they saw, they enjoyed!

There is nothing more exhilarating than being served a sumptuous Ghanaian cuisine prepared in a music pot, spiced with poetry, drama and dance, within a flamboyant environment, as it happened on March 25, 2017 at the Kempinski Gold Coast Hotel. The plush Kempinski Hotel in the Gold Coast City of Accra came alive on the night of March 25, 2017, ...

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Paapa Yankson dazzles at #MOGO2017

Ace highlife musician Paapa Yankson got music patrons on their feet when he took his turn to treat music lovers at the 2017 Music of Ghanaian Origin (MOGO) to a repertoire of his great musical works. Performing after the Gyata Bi man Adane Best, Paapa Yankson defied his old age and shook the audience with an electrifying performance which moved ...

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Wogbejeke tells Ghana’s music history at #MOGO2017

Ghana’s epic drama group, Wogbejeke noted for its wonderful theatrical performances, through drama, music and poetry told the history and evolution of Ghanaian music at the Music of Ghanaian Origin (MOGO) concert. The performance captures how Ghanaian music has evolved from traditional music forms to modern forms like rap, hip-life and others. As part of activities to celebrate 60 years ...

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#MOGO2017 underway: artistes wow patrons with spectacular performances

The 2017 edition of Music of Ghanaian Origin (MOGO) is currently underway at the Kempinski Gold Coast Hotel in Accra with an array of top notch Ghanaian musicians, amidst splendour. The event which is aimed at celebrating music that has traits of indigenous Ghanaian folk music has highlife greats Nana Kwame Ampadu, A.B. Crentsil, Paapa Yankson and Amandzeba performing tonight. ...

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I was jealous of Kwabena Kwabena’s ‘Asor’ – Okyeame Kwame

I was jealous of Kwabena Kwabena’s ‘Asor’ – Okyeame Kwame

Have you ever thought that a musician would admit on live radio their fondness for another musician’s song? Well, this is rare but it is exactly what happened when versatile artiste, Okyeame Kwame, made such a ‘confession’ on Citi FM’s Citi Breakfast Show yesterday, saying that would have wished that Kwabena Kwabena’s Asor was his own work. According to Okyeame ...

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