Award winning Rapper Okyeame Kwame has put together the journey of his music career so far in his latest single “Halellujah”.
The Rap Doctor has creatively summarized his almost two decades of doing music in a 4 minutes 20 second song and music video in “Halullujah”.
Okyeame in his latest single, Hallelujah which features Abochie narrated his music journey since 1992. He tells us some of the challenges he faced as an upcoming artiste and how he met his former group member, Okyeame Quophie to form Akyeame.
He goes on to tell the world how he overcame the problems which sent him on his way to success. In the Azonto rap song, he also named some of the major shows he played when he was a member of the defunct music group, Akyeame and as a solo artiste.
Okyeame Kwame is a celebrated musician whose creativity has pierced the walls of music, drama, rap, acting and entrepreneurship in Ghana. He is the Creative director and Owner of One Mic Entertainment, a record label.
Checkout “Hallelujah” video directed by Ofori Anka Kofi :
Ghana’s BET Award winning Rapper Sarkodie has released his latest single “Bossy” featuring Rapper and Producer Jayso.
The released comes with an impressive music video but for some reason Jayso who produced the song and also featured on it, is conspicuously missing in the released visuals.
This is not the first Sarkodie is collaborating with Jayso. Jayso produced and featured in Sarkodie’s on “Lay Aways” along Sway on Sark’s first album “Makye” and Sarkodie and Jayso also collaborated on “Pizza and Burger” on their joint album and Jayso was seen in both videos.
However, video of their latest collabo “Bossy” which was released few days ago, has Jayso’s voice without his face and the Sarkcess Music team has not given any reason yet, why Jayso didn’t feature in the video shot on location in America.
The “Bossy” video was directed by Juice Bigfellow of Digiglobal Media Group.
One of Ghana’s Highlife living legends, Papa Yankson put the Banquet Hall into an emotional state when he took the stage to entertain patrons at maiden edition of Exclusive Men of The Year Awards.
After MCs for the night, Naa Ashorkor and Nathaniel Attoh introduced him on stage most people in the audience were expecting him to appear on his feet and perform with his usual style of dancing, but the “Okukuseku” Singer emerged from the crowd in a wheelchair and stayed in the wheelchair throughout his performance.
Most people who didn’t know he was sick thought the wheelchair was just part of his stage craft, until he was seemingly struggling to push the wheelchair to move around during his performance. This broke the heart of those who were not aware of his ill-health, yet he touched the hearts of everybody in the auditorium with his great voice, in spite of the fact that he was confined in a wheelchair.
He put together an exciting performance which had many up and dancing before the ultimate award was announced.
Watch Paapa Yankson’s performance below:
Benjamin Paapa Kofi Yankson was born on June 22, 1944 at Winneba. His latent music flair was discovered at the funeral of a neighbor. He landed his first music contract during his mother’s funeral. And for more than 30 years Paapa Yankson has produced music that has brought life to many dead souls.
He has composed many hit songs some of which have attracted national awards and nomination for awards. In 1997 his composition, Yaaba won an award for Best Composition during the Komkomba Awards. His works, Wiase Mu Nsem, Show Your Love, Wo Yere Anaa Wo Maame, and Tena Menkyen are among his hit songs.
Paapa Yankson has more than 15 albums to his credit and it is not surprising that some young hiplife artistes keep knocking at his door to feature him on their albums. He has taught and performed in many countries around the world including the US, Canada, Belgium, Britain, Germany, Holland, Nigeria, Benin and Cote d’Ivoire.
Musician, ItzTiffany, who became the topic of discussion after her sexual videos leaked in 2014, has disclosed that the scandal did not only affect her physically but also mentally.
She said this during an interview on Okay 101.7 Fm while on her media tour to promote her latest single, “Give Me”.
Watch ItzTiffany’s interview below:
Real name, Antoinette Tiffany Owusu, Tiffany, who has worked with the likes of Castro, Yaw Siki, Fuse ODG, Efya, Stay Jay, Mugeez, Sarkodie and Jay So said the other female rappers are trying their best, but she is always on top of her game.
“From How We Do It, Facebook Boy, Fake London Boy, Last One, Agyekum, Whatever, It’s Tiffany and Neke Neke, all my songs have been accepted by Ghanaians which goes to testify that I am good,” Tiffany said.
Award winning Highlife Singer Kwabena Kwabena has appealed for support to save the lives of people with heart diseases especially children.
Speaking at the launch of the third edition his annual SAVE A LIFE CHARITY Concert, Kwabena faces a number challenges trying to touch lives but his biggest challenge is funding.
The “Adult Music” Singer has therefore appealed to cooperate bodies, churches, philanthropist, individual, NGOs, Businessmen, celebrities, the media and anybody or group of people who have the means to come to their aid.
The Kwabena Kwabena SAVE A LIFE CHARITY concert is scheduled for Saturday, July 2, 2016 inside the banquet hall at the State House.
Actress, Emelia Brobbey has just released a new single titled“Kae Yen” (Meaning: Remember us) featuring gospel musician Brother Sammy for her charity project to support orphans in Ghana.
The song, according to the actress is dedicated to all children whose parents are dead.
Watch the video below:
For the past years Emelia has been embarking on a philanthropic exercise to help the needy in the society.
Last year, the silver screen goddess was at the Osu Children’s Home in Accra to put smiles on the faces of the kids. The actress cum movie producer during her visit also donated items worth thousands of Ghana cedis to the home.
This year, she gathers all the big names in the Kumawood movie industry at the Golden Tulip Hotel on Sunday, May 15 for a charity musical concert dubbed “SAVE THE ORPHAN”.
Stars expected to perform at he charity event are Kojo Nkansah Liwin, Akrobeto, Bro Sammy, Vivian Jill, Kwaku Manu, Benedicta Gaffah, Christiana Awuni, Angel Lawrence, Oware Junior and many others.
The event according Emelia is to help raise funds to complete the classroom blocks at Cherubs Orphanage Home at Apire in Kumasi.
The much anticipated video for Shatta Wale’s smash hit single “Kakai” is finally out!
The dramatic video stars popular outspoken Sport Presenter Countryman Songo who played an armed robber and fraudulent gold dealer.
The story begins with a robbery scene where small boy Shatta Wale’s father was shot dead by Songo and the video ended with grown up Shatta Wale avenging his father death by also shooting his father’s killer Countryman Songo.
The Grand papa is a bona fide martial artist; He holds two times Ghana Junior Champion with youngest brown belt.
It’s surprising to hear he cannot read time. Reggie is stuck to digital watch.
He wasn’t born in a rich home. He reveals “A lot of folks think that I was born with a silver spoon in my mouth .NO! I come from real hustling genius. I was older before my dad made money.”
His oldest daughter is the biggest critic in his career.
There are two books written about the legendary, Reggie Rockstone.
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Rapper Kwaw Kese went against all odds to break the wedding rule of spending his wedding night with his wife, to entertain his fans in Ho.
Immediately after saying “I Do” to his wife Doris Nana Pokuah Kyei Baffour at their wedding at East Legon in Accra, the “Nonsense” Rapper left his wife and took a two hour journey with his crew to the Volta regional capital Ho to perform at the VGMA Nominees Jam on Saturday April 9, 2016.
Kwaw who sparked rumours that he may not be able to grace the stage because of his wedding, electrified the jubilee park and got the crowd excited when he mounted the stage.
During his performance, Kwaw who appeared on stage in his full wedding outfit dedicated his performance on the night to his wife. “Today I got married so I am dedicating this night’s performance to my wife”.