Archives for May 2011

Ghana and Nigeria to unleash musical rivalry come July 1

Ghana and Nigeria are undoubtedly two of Africa's well known countries who are by far best of friends and also hold two of the fiercest rivalries in all fields of endeavour. Their rivalry spans decades either in football, music and movies – of course Nigeria has, if not, lost its grip on the … [Read more...]

REVIEW OF FLAVOUR NABANIA UPLIFTED ALBUM

Highlife crooner Flavour Nabania's sophomore album, themed around the good life of loose women and free-flowing beer, is an ode to beer parlour gatherings. Of the eighteen tracks, which include three skits, only three songs - “Oyi (I Dey Catch Cold)”, “My Woman is Gone” and “Chinedum” - move … [Read more...]

Citizen Kofi Hosts US Peace Corps 50th Celebration

CITIZEN KOFI will tonight play host to members of the US Peace Corps as part of a huge ball to celebrate the latter's 50 th Anniversary in Ghana. Ghana is the first country to host US Peace Corps Volunteers. The celebration will kick off at 7pm with a cocktail reception at the Citizen Kofi … [Read more...]

Becca Releases Music Video Featuring King Ayisoba and Trigmatic

One of Ghana's leading female vocalists, Rebecca Acheampong aka Becca, whose music has gone down well with music lovers in Ghana and beyond, has finally released her latest music video titled ' Push' . The music video, which is currently being aired on our local television network, according … [Read more...]

Stakeholders Grateful To Sidiku Buari

A group of stakeholders in the music industry have commended the former president of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) for his immense contribution towards the building of an energetic music industry in the country. They noted that when the former president of MUSIGA assumed office as the … [Read more...]

MY CAREER IS MY LIFE – COMEDIAN OWEN GEE

When comedy act, Owen Osemwegie, started appearing in some television shows quite a number of people thought it was goodbye to comedy. However, the multi-talented entertainer takes time out to reveal his love for TV, decision to go international as well as his upcoming comedy shows in this … [Read more...]

NAFTI establishes affiliation with German arts University

The National Film and Television Institute (NAFTI) is to sign a collaborative academic partnership with the Academy of Media Arts Cologne, Germany (KHM), NAFTI Rector, Professor Linus Abraham announced in Accra on Thursday. Prof Abraham, who was briefing the media on the affiliation, … [Read more...]

Hell breaks loose after Confidence’s boobs show

Hell broke loose in the Big Brother Heads house Thursday when Vimbai told Confidence in front of the Heads housemates that she should have behaved like a role model during the infamous photo shoot that saw Confidence exposing her boobs. Pre-Task judgment jitters took hold of the Heads, who … [Read more...]

Gospel Music Video Awards launched

As part of efforts to promote quality gospel music videos in Ghana, Church House Entertainment has launched the maiden Gospel Music Video Awards in Ghana. The launch sets the stage for the awards night, originally slated for May 28, 2011, but organizers said the date has been shifted to June … [Read more...]

Ban Foreign Music In Ghana

Top Ghanaian musician Ekow Micah is advocating the ban of foreign music being played on Ghana's airwaves. This is because he thinks foreign music is one of the major contributors to why most Ghanaian musicians are poor. Ekow made the claim on Wednesday at the launching of the first ever Music … [Read more...]