Kuami Eugene Headlines Second Independence Day Concert

After thrilling fans with some classic Reggae and Highlife tunes at the maiden edition of the ‘Independence Day Concert’, the organizing company ‘Charterhouse’ has announced award-winning Ghanaian musician ‘Kuami Eugene’ as the headline act for the second edition of the ‘Independence Day Concert’ scheduled for Saturday 6th March 2021. However, due to the presence of the deadly Coronavirus, Charterhouse has also stated that, unlike last year, fans would have to enjoy the concert from the comfort of their homes; this means that fans wouldn’t have face – to – face…

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Vodafone Ghana Music Awards Lifts Ban On ‘Shatta Wale’ and ‘Stonebwoy’ !

After being banned indefinitely from participating in Ghana’s first ever and arguably most respected awards scheme the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, the Board of the scheme has officially lifted the ban on musicians Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy. It was stated in a press release issued by the Board a few minutes ago online. According to the statement, the decision was reached during the inaugural meeting of the 22nd V.G.M.A Board on the 28th of January 2021. Following the lift of the ban, according to the release, both Shatta Wale and…

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Kobi Rana Explains Why He Setup An ‘Online Cinema’

Celebrated multi – talented Ghanaian filmmaker Kobi Rana has created an online movie streaming platform www.kobiranafilms.com a few days ago. In an exclusive interview with Shine Publications some days ago via phone, he stated that this initiative was necessitated by calls from his many fans abroad who wanted to see his films but couldn’t attend his premieres due to proximity challenges. He added that both local and international fans would now be able to watch his films at a fee irrespective of their location. Many filmmakers in Ghana are finding…

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3Music Awards 2020 Leads the Way in Virtual Entertainment in Africa.

On Saturday 2nd May 2020 ‘3Music Awards made history as the first large capacity music awards in Africa to be hosted virtually without a physical audience. The event was held in an almost empty 20,000 capacity auditorium to an entirely virtual audience around the world. Selected nominees and entertainers performed on a stage built for a concert with giant lights and audiovisual professionals manning the equipment from a distance. The founder of the event Sadiq Abdulai Abu, stated that he was satisfied with the outcome.  3Music Awards 2020 has officially…

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Kweku Afro drops new super funky piece featuring Darkovibes

The last month of 2019 will soon be upon us and Kweku Afro wants it to be a vibe-filled one. Titled ‘Party Papa’, a follow up to ‘Monalisa’, Kweku’s message is pretty clear on this one: he’s the PARTY PAPA! The song, like its title has a party theme to it. Kweku Afro supposedly meets a damsel at a party and gets all braggadocio in hopes of wooing her – ”Anything you want make you say am, you know say me I go do am”, he continually says, promising luxury…

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4syte Music Video Awards Returns to the Ghanaian Entertainment Calendar to Answer a Question of Relevance to National Development. (Part 1)

Since it’s inception, the 4syte Music Video Awards has championed the cause of excellence, originality and purposeful visual illustrations of music Ghana. Music videos critics have stated that the 4syte Music Video Awards has not just motivated music producers to rise to global standards but also to challenge them to producing original and proudly owned Ghanaian visual works worthy of a world class audience. The announcement of the venue for the 4syte Music Video Awards 2019, Kempinski Hotel, sends a message of the readiness and financial strength of the organizers…

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Silverbird Cinemas is Still the Most Preferred Movie Viewing Centre in Accra……….. Alternative Cinemas Face Challenges with Patronage.

In the wake of the cry for more Cinemas by stakeholders of the Ghanaian film industry, as way of aiding film makers derive greater revenue from film showings, some venues have emerged to help solve this problem. But, despite calls for better revenue sharing agreements from Ghanaian filmmakers with Ghana’s biggest Cinema brand ‘Silverbird Cinemas’, it has remained the most preferred venue for movie showings in Accra. Recent surveys of some movie premieres in Accra and interaction with attendants affirm the latter. With the emergence of other Cinemas around Accra,…

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Ghana Dance Festival 2019 Officially Launched

On 29th  of August 2019 at Osu, the 5th edition of the ‘Ghana Dance Festival’ was launched under the theme, “Dance is a decent profession, support it”. The event signified the commencement of a series of dance related activities to celebrate and create public awareness on the importance of dance in Ghana. The President of the ‘Ghana Dance Festival’ Robert Klah, said that dance needs to be supported as an institution in order to help derived the full benefits of the art. He said dance even has the potential of…

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