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Morgan Heritage Beats Rocky Dawuni To Grammy Award

Ghanaian musician, Rocky Dawuni lost on his bid to become the first Ghanaian and African to win the Best Reggae Album at the 2016 Grammy Awards. The ‘African Thriller’ performer lost out to band Morgan Heritage. Jah Cure, Barrington Levy and Luciano were also vying for the same award. Dawuni was nominated for his album […]

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AUDIO ALERT: Fuse ODG Ft. Shatta Wale – Laugh Out Loud

Fuse ODG is thanking his God and laughing out loud in his haters’ faces with this song. Unambiguously titled “Laugh Out Loud” aka #LOL, Fuse’s latest offering will most definitely rock 2015, like some of his other songs have rocked past years and continue to make noise all around radio and in clubs. The unsurprisingly […]

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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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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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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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Reggie ‘N’ Bollie Make It To The UK X-Factor Semi-Finals, Prove They Are Here To Stay With Performances

Now, these guys have definitely proved their worth. Week-in week-0ut, with performances that have infused energy into the UK singing talent show, X-Factor, Reggie ‘N’ Bollie have managed to not only steal but own the hearts of the show’s fans. Like last weekend, this weekend (28-11-15) they performed a mash-up which included an African song…and […]

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Reggie ‘N’ Bollie Make It Onto The X-Factor 2015 Final 5 List

They are fresh, fun and entertaining. They are the act that surfaced late in the UK X-Factor competition, and they are Reggie, 31, and Bollie, 29 who simply go by the duo name act of Reggie ‘N’ Bollie. Well they came on the show as Menn On Point and performed their own song “Turn It […]

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Newly Crowned Miss Teen Africa UK Is Monique Narh From Ghana

Monique Narh From Ghana Was Awarded With The 13-19 Year Olds Africa-UK Modelling Title – The Event Was Not Without It’s Own Gaffes And Controversies When we arrived at the Miss Teen Africa UK 2015 venue at the homely Stratford Town Hall in London, it was time for a musical performance. Young songstress Tiana was […]

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Is Fuse ODG The New King Of Collaborations?, Just Collaborated With Major Lazer & More

Fuse ODG, the Ghanaian singer/rapper is on the roll as far as high profile collaborations are concerned. The TINA (This Is New Africa) movement creator was featured on the remix of Major Lazer’s “Light It Up” remix alongside Nyla. Fuse brought that African sound onto the beat and made the tune very interesting to listen […]

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