Prince David Osei finally admits Ghana is 'hard'
This comes after months of living in self-denial and calling on Ghanaians to fix themselves rather than urge the government to make things right. His acknowledgement that times are hard coming is a shock to many considering the fact that he urged the people of Ghana to rather fix themselves. Although there are efforts to demonstrate, these efforts have been thwarted by the Ghana Police Service which has decided to take the issue to court to restrain the citizens from registering their displeasure.
Seniors in the industry have caused me pain
According to the actress in an interview with Abena Ghana on 'The Journey Show,' she said she has received a lot of hurtful words from actor and actress when coming to. She then argued that she is not copying Nana Ama she is just doing her thing.
VGMA 22: 'I don't feel threatened'
The 'My lover' hitmaker in an interview on TV3 Newday disclosed that the 'bad guys in the category' do not threaten him. Camidoh is also a nominee in the Afrobeats/Afropop Song of the Year. He says that's where he is focused on winning because he has done enough songs that merit the win.
Kobla Jnr reveals his secret to producing good music
Singer Kobla Jnr. He shared on the Weekend Rush hosted by Kokonsa Kester on Y107.9FM that the only trick to making good music that everyone would love is planning for the song and this, he said, is what the huge artistes would never reveal. Kobla added that music is one thing that people really turn to these days when they find themselves in any situation, hence it is very important to create music that people all around the world can relate to. He acknowledged that his sound expert, Hammer Boy is a top sound engineer with a lot of vibes, hence studio time with him is all good vibes and productivity, and that is what every artiste needs.
The 'Wizkid saga' is beyond Twitter follow
He said he would rejoice over and over again because Wizkid is a big artiste. He further explained that he has also followed other artists who didn't bother to publicize it. Fameye has been nominated for two categories at this year's VGMA. Vote for him to win Best Highlife Artiste of the Year and Best Hiplife Song of the Year.
Be tactful when dealing with record labels
Musician Kobla Jnr. There have been lots of instances where new artistes, out of desperation, sign deals with record labels and leave within the shortest time due to misunderstandings. Kobla Jnr, talking to Kokonsa Kester on YFM's Weekend Rush, shared how artistes can avoid this situation. According to the singer, who is now riding solo and doing extremely well regardless, new artistes should not be desperate to be signed onto a label because although it does a lot of good to be signed onto one, an artiste can equally flourish on his own since there is easy access to the internet now.
I don't really like Bisa Kdei
According to him, a few encounters and engagement with the artiste about 9 years ago gave him a different judgment about the artiste than what he actually thought of him. He shared that, Bisa Kdei at the time asked for a ridiculous amount of money from him an upcoming artiste in order to feature on his song. Nautyca went on to state that Bisa Kdei was not even ready to negotiate with him on the amount and that totally put him off.
Agabus eyes collaboration with Koda
A recent discovery in the mainstream Ghanaian music industry, Agabus has hinted that although he seeks to work with many gospel musicians, the celebrated Koda is at the top of his list. He encouraged listeners to wait on God as He will come to their aid and rescue them from whatever situation they are in.
Nana Adwoa Awindor discloses her biggest moments on 'Greetings From Abroad'
Nana Adwoa Awindor has advised the youth to build more networks with successful people. Obaapa Nana Adwoa Awindor has recounted her greatest experience as a television presenter several years ago. Noting further, Mrs. Awindor advised the Ghanaian youth to maneuver through the right channels instead of 'cutting corners' as it helps to build the right network that might help in the future.
Oklay explains why he abandoned music temporarily
Oklay who was bent on pursuing music had to find a way to finance his craft and found a gold mine in the construction industry. He seeks to introduce his new self to his fans and did not feature any artiste on the EP..
I have not had sex for 7 years
He noticed that avoiding sexual connections for as far back as 7 years is definitely not a simple excursion. The amazing highlife performer after a drawn-out period of time has delivered a piece of new old-style music that features award-winning reggae/dancehall artist Samini. He added that he is prepared to blow the personalities of Ghanaians with good highlife music in the coming years.
Fantana's mother ordered to submit evidence of renounced Ivorian citizenship
Madam Dorcas Tofey contested as MP for Jomoro on the ticket of the NDC. Mother of popular Ghanaian musician, Fantana, has been directed to avail all valid documents backing her claim of renouncing her Ivorian citizenship. The court also established in its judgement that Fantana's mother admitted to possessing Ivorian citizenship but renounced it before contesting. The 'so what' crooner's mother also prayed the court to be allowed to produce evidence to that effect.
Issues with Okyeame Kwame influenced my re-branding
According to the musician, the name change was to influence his visibility and make him standout in the Ghanaian music scene. OKLAY however told Y107.9FM's Rev Erskine on the Myd Morning Radio show that, the celebrated rap doctor, Okyeame Kwame was the primary reason for this name change. OKLAY's re-branding comes with a new release dubbed 'Mistake'.
Mr & Miss Autism pageant crown winners
The event that was hosted by the Afi Antonio Foundation was held on Saturday, June 19, 2021, to crown winners and ultimately push for the inclusion of persons living with autism in society. The winners were Yacoba Tete-Marmon and Nana Sakyi Addo-Dankwa for the female and male categories respectively. The winners were Yacoba Tete-Marmon for Miss Autism Ghana with Michaela Naa Oboney Ashong and Jemima Ametorwoshi being the first and second runner ups respectively.
I 'mellowed' for Efya to rise to fame- Nana Adwoa Awindor
The proud mother of the musician stated that Efya's singing ability is a God-given gift from childhood. Nana Adwoa Awindor and musician Efya have a close bond that is admired by many. In recent times, Efya has touted her mother as her greatest inspiration and best friend.
VGMA 22: Songwriter of the Year is for me, hands down
Highlife musician, Kofi Kinaata has four nominations this year; International Collaboration of the Year, Best Highlife Song of the Year, Songwriter of the Year and Best Highlife Artiste of the Year. He also said he will likely pick Highlife Song of the Year with the same song too. 'Behind the Scene' is a song about people who find themselves out in a foreign land to seek better opportunities.
A perfect gentleman will never kiss and tell
He finally broke his silence on his Instagram page by sending out a cryptic message. He knows that I like him, and he can never ever have anything to do with Katrina. Judging by his response to her accusations, we may never know his side of the story.
Shatta Wale's craziest publicity stunts
With the help of social media, Dancehall artiste Shatta Wale has gone viral after performing some ridiculously insane stunts that are seemingly hard to believe. Although there is a wide perception that publicity stunts are an essential part of being a successful musician, Shatta Wale knows how to do it better among his peers. After Shatta Wale was 'dragged' on social media on June 21, 2021, for allegedly wearing fake designer denim jeans, he decided to completely take off his 'fake' trousers to prove a point.
Norbert Fosu: The KNUST alumnus who designed the VGMA plaque
Norbert recently graduated from Ohio University with a master's degree in Information Graphics and Interactive Design. As a Visual Artist, Norbert has acquired a wealth of knowledge and experience of more than eleven years in the field of design. Norbert has great skills in graphic design, video production, and animation / motion graphics.