The Ghana Music Industry as a whole is doing quite well across the globe as Ghana has managed to produce some top artists that are taking our music beyond Ghana to all parts of the world. However the attention is mostly on artists from the capital Accra and neglecting those from Northern Ghana.
This article takes a look at top 4 Musicians that are making the Northern community proud.
Fancy Gadam is an afropop, Dancehall and reggae musical artist from Tamale. Born Mujahid Ahmed Bello but is popularly known by his stage name Fancy Gadam.
He is an award winner at the 2017 Ghana Music Awards for Best New Artist. His Total cheat song won song of the year at the 2018 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards and also won Hiplife artist of the year in the same year.
Wiyaala happens to be the only lady in the midst of men from the North that makes up the list. Born Noella Wiyaala on December 22, 1986 but is popularly known by her stage name Wiyaala and hails from Wa.
She does her music in three languages ie. Sissala, Waala and English. The energetic performer has managed to win multiple awards along the line and travels to foreign countries to perform as well.
Born Albert Apoozore but is popularly known by his stage name King Ayisoba.
In 2007, he won the song of the year and traditional song of the year at the Ghana Music Awards.
Atongo Zimba may not be known to many here in Ghana but he is doing marvelously well in the Music Industry. He tries in Europe, South America and Africa. He has been active since 1994 releasing several hit songs known by those who can relate with his kind of music.
He is the composer of the song In Heaven There is no Beer|No Beer in Heaven which was a major hit in Ghana.
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