Bryan The Mensah Emerges As the Come-Up of the Week On Y FM’s “Lift Off” Maiden Show

The “Lift Off” show is a radio show hosted by Koo Sebor every Saturday from 3 to 6 p.m on Y 102.5 FM, Kumasi. The show has 4 segments which include “Come-Up of the Week”, “30 Minutes of Fame” and “The Score.” The Come-Up of the Week segment has been designated to celebrate and appreciate […]

Darkovibes, Kwesi Arthur & How the Internet Blows Up Artistes

In 1990 public internet didn’t exist. The only means of reaching fans were through television, radio and shows/tours. Fast forward to the 2000s the internet has become a global network for connecting people around the world. People spend time on the internet more than having conversations offline. The world’s richest were able to achieve that […]

BossBae Set To Release “Disease” EP, Featuring Epixode, Rudebwoy Ranking & Others

Stoner Record’s frontline act BossBae is ready to take over the scene with ‘Disease EP’. The album which features dancehall giants like Epixode, Rudebwoy Ranking, Tsoobi and Nigerian act Toff Pandis promises to be one of a kind with BossBae’s ingenuity and one of a kind talent. Affectionately called ‘International Bad Gyal’ by her fans, […]

VGMA 2018: Reasons Why Dhat Gyal Should Win Unsung Artist Category

For the past few months, there has been a new revolution in Ghanaian Afrobeat/Hiplife and Dancehall as well. And I wouldn’t say that this young female artiste invented “MashUp” sessions, but I can boldly say that, Dhat Gyal brought life into MashUp in Ghana. Ever since she showed up with her first mashup in the […]

The Rise and Fall of Patapaa

Many artistes have come and gone. Some became legends, others were one hit wonders. I am beginning to fully believe that making a hit doesn’t have to do with a strategic formula. Sometimes it happens with luck, and the fame comes by chance. That’s the best way I explained to myself when Patapaa’s “One Corner” […]

Artiste, Luther Rebrands to LUTA

One of the smartest career moves is to be re-branded just as companies, non-profit organizations and even as government institutions do. With this, the former local artist Luther has been re-branded to an Afro-Pop/Reggae artiste with showbiz name LUTA. As part of the artiste’s re-branding, he has gained a managerial body, Purple Soul Multimedia to move his career further. In […]

E.L Has a Reason to be Mad at XXL Africa

E.L Has a Reason to be Mad at XXL Africa On Friday, Jan 10, 2018, XXL Africa Magazine released a list of Favourite Hip-Hop Artists in Africa for 2017. And this is how the list goes: AKA Sarkodie Cassper Nyovest Phyno Nasty C M.I Kwesta Ice Prince Emtee M.anifest XXL is a very popular American […]

Why Sarkodie May Never Win a Grammy

Undoubtedly Ghana’s most decorated musician, BET and MTV award winner, and one of the most influential personalities of our time, Sarkodie has hinted several times about his desire to win a Grammy— on “Original” and other songs. Upon being the African rapper with the most awards, Sarkodie believes the highest he can go is to […]

Who Will Win 2018 VGMA Best New Artiste?

Over the last few years, the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) Artiste of the Year spot has been a clear cut that you don’t need Baba Fakunle to foretell you who the winner would be. Let’s cast our minds back over the past 5 years. In 2012, Stay Jay was the winner, 2013 – Kaakie, […]

Fancy Gadam May Challenge Ebony in 2018 VGMAs for Artiste of the Year

Although the VGMAs are not here, we’ve almost closed the year, and unless we have another Tonga-esque kind of song, nominations can be predicted from now. Undoubtedly, the most buzzing artiste this year has been Ebony. No other artiste has made Ghanaians dance and be  entertained more than the “90s Bard Gyal” – well maybe […]