Archives for January 2011

I don’t hate gays; I hate homosexuals – Blakk Rasta insists

Reggae musician and Hitz FM DJ Blakk Rasta, has said he holds no grudges against gays as a ‘people’ but still affirms his stance that homosexuals need to be purified by what he terms Jah Jah fire since it is a mental/genetic disorder. Blakk Rasta incurred the wrath of gays and lesbians across … [Read more...]

Ghana Music Awards 2011 categories out

After the successful completion of the Brainstorming and Categorisation Committee meeting held at the British Council Hall on Friday, January 2011, the Planning Committee for the 2011 edition of the Ghana Music Awards has released a list of categories for the awards. The Planning Committee’s … [Read more...]

DJ Black set to make third appearance in Liberia

Ghana’s number one DJ and Joy FM’s Open House Party DJ, DJ Black, is set to storm Liberia for his third major appearance in that country. He will be participating in an official New Year’s event dubbed 2011 Jump Off billed to take place at the Déjà Vu Nite Club Saturday, January 29. The event … [Read more...]

Vodafone recruits industry best to host and judge ‘icons – divas edition’

Vodafone has recruited Ghana’s premier music talent to judge contestants and to host their ground-breaking reality TV show: ‘ICONS – Divas Edition’. Stephanie Benson, Ghana’s ultimate Diva; Quantos, CEO of Q productions and critically acclaimed Gospel Singer Gena West will use their knowledge … [Read more...]

Students Like Porn Newspapers

A survey conducted by the Publisher newspaper shows that most students are interested in reading news items that have sexual or love imprints than other stories. More than 650 people participated in the survey ranging from undergraduates, graduates, alumnae etc. The survey notes that … [Read more...]

Okyeame Kwame Celebrates 2nd Marriage Anniversary

Hiplife musician, Okyeame Kwame and his wife, Annica Ohemaa Nsiah Apau are celebrating their second year wedding anniversary today. A close source to the couple told Ghana that both Okyeame Kwame and Ohemaa are taking it easy at their Kuamsi house; reminiscing about happy moments … [Read more...]

Appietus Denies ‘Stealing’ Beat For 5Five

The song, Move Back, by the trio, 5Five, is without a doubt one of the biggest songs in the country today. It is enjoying massive airplays across the length and breadth of the country and at night clubs. Many are questioning who owns the original of the hit song as investigations have … [Read more...]

Ama K Abebrese In A Hot Romantic Relationship With Black Stars’ Kwadwo Asamoah

How can I find for myself a footballer as a boyfriend too? After Menaye Donkor grabbed and married Sulley Muntari, her cousin who doubles as a close pal is rumoured to be in a hot romantic relationship with Kwadwo Asamoah of Black Stars fame, currently playing in Italy. Although, Ama K … [Read more...]

Maame Dokonu vindicated

Actress and talk show hostess, Grace Omaboe alias Maame Dokono, successfully extricated herself from the grips of the law for the second time when an Accra High Court yesterday dismissed an application for contempt against her. The suit was filed by Abena Achia alias Julie Juu of Cantata fame … [Read more...]

Adowa – the quintessential Asantidome dance and music form

It is a truism that needs be said that wherever ten or more Asantidome people meet somewhere far away from their home villages, one of the first things they will discuss will be how to form an Adowa group. They will only need two or three drums, a pair of local castanets and the inevitable … [Read more...]