Archives for February 2011

Amakye Dede vows to quit smoking

Legendary hi-life musician, Amakye Dede has vowed to quit smoking if he gets volunteers to help him. Amakye Dede who was speaking on the Personality Profile segment on Drive Time with Kwabena Anokye Adisi popularly known as Bola Ray on Joy FM Thursday said although he is not a chain smoker, he … [Read more...]

Rocky Dawuni appointed to the board of Marley’s Jammin Java Corp.

Jammin Java Corp., makers of the world's famous Marley Coffee, chaired by Rohan Marley, son of Reggae legend Bob Marley; has Friday announced the appointment of Ghanaian reggae sensation Rocky Dawuni to its Board of Advisors. Since the Release of his critically acclaimed album, Hymns for the … [Read more...]

D-Black tallies up award nominations

D-Black da Ghana Bwouy a.k.a Yes Boss!, who is arguably Ghana’s biggest hip-hop artist continentally last Friday hit his 20th Award Nomination ever since he hit the music scene 2 years ago. A great feat indeed for an Anglophone hip-hop artist who burst onto the scene in late 2008 with his … [Read more...]

Guru takes the controversy to the Church in new video ‘Mmaa Kuo’

His introduction into the mainstream music was nothing short of controversial, when he scored a hit with Obrafour on the song, ‘Kasiebo’. Since then, Guru hasn’t disappointed music fans both in terms of his lyrical prowess and his bold and often contentious music. His recently released music … [Read more...]

World Premiere: Becca’s ‘African Woman’ Music Video

Singer, Becca today released the third video from her upcoming sophomore album for television across Ghana and on the internet. I bring you the world premiere of the very African music video for ‘African Woman’ directed by American film maker Samad Davis. The video which was shot in Akosombo, … [Read more...]

Movie Producers Boycott Pascaline Edwards?

One of Ghana’s sexiest lead actresses in the Ghanaian movie industry, Pascaline Edwards has accused movie producers and directors of not using her to star in movies. According to her, this explains why movie fans who would love to see her on the screens, have not seen her for a long while … [Read more...]

Rhian Benson To Be Featured On CNN’s African Voices

CNN’s African Voices is set to feature the talented Ghanaian soul songstress, Rhian Benson. After making a huge breakthrough in the music industry with her debut single ‘Say How I Feel’, Rhian has gone on to reach unimaginable success, and is set to release her sophomore album this month. You … [Read more...]

Man 66 Marries 39 Wives And Wants More

Ziona Chana, a 66-year-old man in India’s remote northeast who has 39 wives, 94 children and 33 grandchildren said he wouldn’t mind marrying more. They all live in a four storied building with 100 rooms in a mountainous village in Mizoram state, sharing borders with Myanmar and Bangladesh, media … [Read more...]

Praye Honeho’s girl weeps over cocaine tag

Ghanaian actress Beverly Afaglo is in tears over reports that she is under police investigations in a cocaine-related scandal. Beverly who is believed to be dating Eugene Baah aka Praye Honeho, a member of the Praye Hiplife trio, is saddened by the rumours making rounds that she is at the centre … [Read more...]

Funny Face, two others headline Hitz FM’s Laughter Express

Ghana’s premier entertainment station, Hitz 103.7 FM, is at it again and this time around it is hitting Ghanaians not with music but with a night of non-stop laughter. The show is dubbed Laughter Express and it is in collaboration with events outfit, Easy Planet. Three hilarious comedians; … [Read more...]