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ENTERTAINMENT

Akon Ignores Top Ghanaian Artistes As He Mentions Artistes That Are Taking Afrobeat To The World

Senegalese-American singer, Aliaune Damala Badara Akon Thiam popularly known as Akon failed to mention names of Ghanaian artistes that are doing great in Afrobeat music. He totally ignored Ghanaian musicians. Akon was hosted on SiriusXM radio today. He was asked about African artistes or musicians that are taking Afrobeat to a greater height.

  6 days ago ago
Akon Ignores Top Ghanaian Artistes As He Mentions Artistes That Are Taking Afrobeat To The World

ENTERTAINMENT

Top 5 Most Beautiful Female Artists In Ghana (2022)

Ghana has great talents in the music industry. There are many popular musicians in Ghana. But in a country where the music industry is highly dominated by male singers, be sure to know that we have some female singers who are on top of their game. Their beauty will leave you in utter dismay.

  7 days ago ago
Top 5 Most Beautiful Female Artists In Ghana (2022)

LIFESTYLE

Wiyaala and Shatta Wale To Perform At SummerStage Festival On Aug 13th

Shatta Wale and Wiyaala have been confirmed for this year’s edition of SummerStage festival,  New York City’s beloved outdoor performing arts festival, bringing nearly 90 free and benefit shows to Central Park and 12 neighborhood parks across the five boroughs. Returning with a full season of shows this year, SummerStage will celebrate New York’s revival and the festival’s return to 12 local community parks across the city celebrating culture at a time when neighborhood parks have never been more crucial to the city’s wellbeing.

  1 month ago ago
Wiyaala and  Shatta Wale To Perform At SummerStage Festival On Aug 13th

ENTERTAINMENT

Stonebwoy reacts to Oxlade's 'Therapy' post and announces a new Ghana-Naija collaboration.

Stonebwoy has stated his intention to collaborate with Nigerian Afrobeat singer Oxlade on his "Therapy" single. A few weeks ago, the Bhim President released a stunning song titled "Therapy." The award-winning dancehall crooner graced the speakers of his fans and music fans with the smashing, which is steadily making outstanding success on the music market.

  13 days ago ago
Stonebwoy reacts to Oxlade's 'Therapy' post and announces a new Ghana-Naija collaboration.

ENTERTAINMENT

Do You Know About Fela Kuti's 28 Wives

Fela Kuti was a renowned Nigerian musician who wrote and sang hundreds of songs during his life time most of which were big hit. Many agree that he was a man of great talent and some have gone so far as to call him a musical genius. He is mostly known for the politics in his music which incurred the wrath of the then Nigerian government.

  5 months ago ago
Do You Know About Fela Kuti's 28 Wives

ENTERTAINMENT

Check some photos of mothers of Medikal, D-black and Strong man.

Here are the mothers of some Ghanaian male celebrities. 1. Medikal. Samuel Adu Frimpong (born 4 April 1994), popularly known as Medikal, is a Ghanaian hip-hop musician born to Portia Lamptey and James Frimpong in Sowutuom, a suburb of Accra. Here is a picture of Medikal and his mother.

  3 months ago ago
Check some photos of mothers of Medikal, D-black and Strong man.

ENTERTAINMENT

Stonebwoy asks Oxlade for help with his 'Therapy' remix.

Stonebwoy has stated his intention to collaborate with Nigerian Afrobeat singer Oxlade on his "Therapy" single. A few weeks ago, the Bhim President released a stunning song titled "Therapy." The smashing, which is steadily making outstanding success on the music market, was graced by the award-winning dancehall crooner on the speakers of his followers and music enthusiasts.

  14 days ago ago
Stonebwoy asks Oxlade for help with his 'Therapy' remix.

ENTERTAINMENT

No, I will not marry Jackie Appiah. I will marry Gyakie, the musician - Kalybos

Richard Kweku Asante, a comedian from Ghana, has stated that he would adore being married to Gyakie, an Afrobeat musician. He claims that there are roughly 16 attractive celebrities with whom he would want to attend a wedding, but he chooses the singer over all of them.

  1 month ago ago
No, I will not marry Jackie Appiah. I will marry Gyakie, the musician - Kalybos

ENTERTAINMENT

Take A Look At How UCC Cadet Corps Guys Were Maltreating Singer Kelvyn Boy That Got People Talking

The Ghanaian Afrobeat singer, Kelvyn Brown, popularly known on stage as Kelvyn Boy was caught on camera being abused by the University of Cape Coast's Cadet Corps. It's unclear what created the misunderstanding, but it looks that the UCC Cadet Corps, dressed in military uniforms, does not want Kelvyn Boy to enter the premise.

  5 months ago ago
Take A Look At How UCC Cadet Corps Guys Were Maltreating Singer Kelvyn Boy That Got People Talking

ENTERTAINMENT

Wendy Shay disclosed how she got broken heart that made her compose the song Survivor

Wendy Asiamah Addo, well known as Wendy Shay, a Ghanaian Afropop and Afrobeat diva, has revealed how she got broken heart.She stated that a broken heart can happen to anyone, regardless of social status. "A broken heart affects everyone. It doesn't care if you're an artist, a celebrity, or anything else.

  3 months ago ago
Wendy Shay disclosed how she got broken heart that made her compose the song Survivor

ENTERTAINMENT

KiDi fuels dating rumours with Cina Soul after writing a romantic message to her on her birthday

Ghanaian Afrobeat singer and Lynnx Entertainment signee, KiDi, has sparked yet another dating rumour with Cina Soul after writing a romantic message for her. Cina Soul, a beautiful dark-skinned Ghanaian singer, put an end to all the dating rumours that had been swirling around them for years about a month ago.

  5 months ago ago
KiDi fuels dating rumours with Cina Soul after writing a romantic message to her on her birthday

ENTERTAINMENT

Tiwa Savage Honoured With A Doctorate Degree

Worldwide Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage has gotten a privileged Doctorate Degree from the University of Kent in the United Kingdom. Ms. Savage, presently Dr. Savage, was given her certificate on Friday, July 15, 2022. The Afrobeats star, who is likewise a Kent alumna,was made a Doctor of Music in acknowledgement of her helpful and worldwide vocation in music.

  2 months ago ago
Tiwa Savage Honoured With A Doctorate Degree

ENTERTAINMENT

Kuame Eugene Tells The World The Grand Papa In Highlife Music On BBC World News

Former Vodafone Ghana Music Awards' Artiste of the year Kuame Eugene has acknowledged on the greatest musicians in Ghana on BBC News. The Angela hitmaker was interviewed about his life, his journey in the music industry, his love for Afrobeat and Highlife music and the likes.

  3 months ago ago
Kuame Eugene Tells The World The Grand Papa In Highlife Music On BBC World News

ENTERTAINMENT

If I were a male artist, I would impregnate lots of women- Tiwa Savage makes intriguing comment

According to Tiwa Savage, she has a lot of female admirers and is pondering what the situation would be like if she were a man performer. The Afrobeat singer added this lighthearted assertion to her list of presumptions when she said that, based on the way her female followers approach her, she must have had many baby mothers and many pregnancies.

  3 months ago ago
If I were a male artist, I would impregnate lots of women- Tiwa Savage makes intriguing comment

ENTERTAINMENT

"I'll be back ''KiDi explains'' was for my 3Music Awards this year."

Kidi, a Ghanaian highlife and Afrobeat singer and songwriter, explained on TV3 NewDay why he said "I will be back" at the 2021 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards. Kidi made this remark before losing the Artiste of the Year Award to Diana Hamilton. The Golden Boy explained in an interview with Berla Mundi that he said it in anticipation of receiving the "Artiste of the Year" award at the recently concluded 2022 3music Awards, which took place over the weekend.

  6 months ago ago

ENTERTAINMENT

Fireboy DML to collaborate with Madonna

The Queen of Pop, Madonna, has introduced that she can be able to collaborate with Nigerian Afrobeat star Fireboy DML. In a publish on Instagram, she discovered they may be running at the remix of her 1998 hit ‘Frozen’ off her album Ray of Light.

  7 months ago ago
Fireboy DML to collaborate with Madonna

ENTERTAINMENT

Fela's Afrobeat legacy is carried on by the Kuti family.

Nigerian great musician Fela Kuti's son Femi and grandson Made are bringing his Afrobeat style to the United States over 25 years after his death. The father and son combo have been nominated for this year's Grammys with their double album "Legacy +," and are hoping to win the Global Music category at the US music awards in Los Angeles on Monday.

  6 months ago ago
Fela's Afrobeat legacy is carried on by the Kuti family.

JUSTICE

Court remands Kelvyn Boy for allegedly using an iron rod to hit his girlfriend several times

The Afrobeat star allegedly stamped on his girlfriend's ribs and repeatedly hit her back and right hand with an iron rod, according to a Joy News report. Kelvyn Boy, after being accused with assault, pled not guilty. On Wednesday, February 23, the Adentan Circuit Court, presided over by Mrs Sedinam Awo Balokah, will hear his bail application.

  7 months ago ago
Court remands Kelvyn Boy for allegedly using an iron rod to hit his girlfriend several times

ENTERTAINMENT

Check Out This Beautiful Moment Between KiDi and His Son

The Afrobeats singer Lord KiDi is providing a holistic parental homage to his only son. He is at the moment the best father ever as it stands. As it popped up on social media this afternoon, the Afrobeat star was popping a bottle of wine, while his all grown up son, Zane, in his arms watched him in admiration.

  3 months ago ago
Check Out This Beautiful Moment Between KiDi and His Son

ENTERTAINMENT

Davido Offers Splendid Yet Poor' Ghanaian Understudy Full College Grant

Nigerian Afrobeat hotshot David Adeleke prevalently known as Davido in showbiz circles, has stretched out some assistance to a splendid yet penniless Ghanaian Senior High School (SHS) graduate, Suleyman Morro. The West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) consequence of Morro, an alum of Sunyani SHS, turned into a web sensation via virtual entertainment after he scored 8As.

  3 months ago ago
Davido Offers Splendid Yet Poor' Ghanaian Understudy Full College Grant