Archive | December, 2015

VIDEO ALERT: Sarkodie – Hand To Mouth

Here is another killer tune from Ghana’s finest contemporary rhyme master. His name is Sarkodie and the song is called “Hand To Mouth”. Trying to understand what the man is saying in the song is probably a waste of time, appreciating what he is doing will definitely help in the conservation of it. The song […]

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AUDIO ALERT: Adele – Hello (Swahili Cover by Dela)

British songstress Adele’s single “Hello” has helped her massively extend her audience reach and fanbase with many singers jumping onto the cover bandwagon soon after it’s release, in order to showcase their individual perspectives. Outstanding renditions of the heartbreak anthem have come from the likes of Taps Mugadza and Joe Thomas among several others. One rendition […]

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Not The End Of The Road For Reggie ‘N’ Bollie As They Miss Out On The X-Factor Top Prize, Louisa Johnson Wins

It is not the first time an act with Ghanaian roots has reached the UK X-Factor’s final. Fleur East who has a Ghanaian mother and British father ended up as first runner-up of 2014’s series, which was then won by British male vocalist Ben Haenow. This year’s result was not so different to last year’s […]

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My Grammy Nomination Is For Ghana – Rocky Dawuni

Grammy Award nominee, Rocky Dawuni has said his nomination is a testament to the musical ingenuity of Ghanaian artistes.“This shows that Ghanaian music has come of age as a global force to reckon…It’s a testament that all the work we’ve done to bring our music to the world has yielded results”.Dawuni has been nominated in […]

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Reggie ‘N’ Bollie Turn Their X-Factor Homecoming Scene Into A Ghanaian Festival

You could have been excused if for a second you thought you were in Accra, at the scene of X-Factor UK 2015 ‘favourites’ Reggie ‘N’ Bollie’s homecoming this week in Farnborough, UK (Reggie’s adopted home). Their parade was led by kente-wearing, singing and drum-beating  supporters. The entertainers even got the duo’s mentor Cheryl Fernandez-Versini dancing […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Admiral C4C Ft. Nyanda (Brick & Lace) – Outta Control

Eastern Europe based Nigerian musical star Admiral C4C returns with an outstanding brand new song and video “Outta Control featuring one out of the American-Jamaican super girl-duo Brick & Lace – Nyanda. “Outta Control” is a really cool blend of dancehall, pop & dubstep music, produced in the UK by prolific young producer Eminik. The song has that bouncy […]

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Reggie ‘N’ Bollie Through To The X-Factor Finals

After holding their own in the competition and having their position never being seen as under threat all through the live shows, Reggie and Bollie are now through to the final of the X-Factor UK show. The second act of Ghanaian origin to make such an achievement but obviously the first of their kind in […]

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The Black African Women Rock Awards 2015 Totally Rocked

It’s not very often when you hear Swahili, Yoruba, Ghichewa, Shona, Ndebele, Zulu and other African languages being spoken under one roof in London. Don’t get us wrong, London is a very multi-cultural city, if not a melting pot, and several African cultures are a part of the mix, but to bring these people together […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Busy Signal – Out Of Many (One)|Shows Off The Opulence In Zimbabwe

Jamaican Reggae-Dancehall star Busy Signal was in Zimbabwe to perform at a show during November and managed to find the time to record a music video for his song “Out Of Many (One)”. Just as if he wanted to show off the opulence that forms part of the African country, which is often depicted as […]

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