Vodafone to Produce and Manage Websites at Ghc99 for Musicians in Ghana!

2 days ago at the maiden edition of the National Music Summit in Accra, the Sales Manager  – S.M.E and S.O.H.O  for Vodafone Ghana Chris Adusei, stated that Vodafone has rolled out a service for Musicians labelled ‘Your Business Online’. The service provides a unique design comprising information on the musician and up – to – date website management all year round at a highly reduced annual fee of Ghc 99. The initiative was in line some of the resolutions that were reached at the end of discussions at the…

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Ghana Music Royalties Organization (GHAMRO) Addresses ‘Music Royalties’ Challenge at National Music Summit

The Chairman of the Ghana Music Royalties Organization (GHAMRO) Rex Omar, yesterday at the National Music Summit in Accra, stated that the slow pace of Government’s bureaucracy, the lack of relevant education of the musicians and stakeholders, and the absence of modern technology, where the challenges preventing the realization of accurate and timely music royalties’ distribution to the deserving parties. He stated this during a panel discussion with other key stakeholders as part of the summit’s objective to identify the problems faced by the music industry and suggest solutions. The…

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Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture Rolls Out ‘Plan Summary’ for the Arts at the National Music Summit

The Deputy Minister – Designate of Tourism, Arts and Culture Hon. Mark Okraku Mantey on Monday 21st June at the first ever National Music Summit in Ghana, announced a three phase plan summary stating the 3 major areas the Ministry will be focusing on to improve the Creative industry in Ghana within the next three and half years. He stated ‘training and education’, ‘infrastructure’, and ‘Marketing’ as the focal points of the plan. He was addressing stakeholders of the Creative industry on Government’s plan to revive the Arts and ensure…

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UNESCO Commends Vodafone Ghana Music Awards on National Music Summit Initiative and Promises Support for the Arts in Ghana

The Head of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Diallo Abdourahamane, yesterday at the first ever National Music Summit commended the organizer of the ‘Vodafone Ghana Music Awards’ and it’s partners for creating the National Music Summit as a platform for the advancement of music through conversation. He said music was powerful and capable of harnessing unity in the society. The National Music Summit was a follow up event to the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards and also a celebration of World Music Day in Ghana. The Head of…

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Sidiku Buari, Professor John Collins, Ken Kafui & Big Ben Music Honored as ‘Titans’ of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards

Alhaji Sidiku Buari speaking at the National Music Summit after receiving his ‘Titan Award’ on Monday in Accra

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National Music Summit Maiden Edition Takes Off on a Good Note

The maiden edition of the National Music Summit yesterday in Accra, concluded on a good note as the event proved to be different from the cliche ‘talk shops’ which have attempted to spearhead the conversation in music development between stakeholders of the music industry and the Government. There were relevant suggestions and objective criticisms, adequate stakeholder participation, and most importantly, a united call to action by the audience. The event forms part of the annual celebration of music in Ghana by the ‘Vodafone Ghana Music Awards’ and also as a…

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Vodafone Ghana Music Awards Honors 4 Contributors to Music In Ghana

Today at the National Music Summit, which is part of the list of activities for the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, four contributors to the development of music in Ghana over the years, will be honored at the ceremony. The brief presentation is dubbed ‘V.G.M.A TITAN AWARDS’. These honors are a way of recognizing the efforts of some of the people who helped and are still helping build the music industry in Ghana. Music in Ghana started on the backs of a selected but committed few. The music industry, though still…

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‘TuneCore’ West & East Africa Boss Speaks at V.G.M.A National Music Summit 2021

The West and East Africa Head of independent digital music distribution company ‘TuneCore’, Chioma Onuchukwu, will be speaking on Monday 21st June 2021 at the maiden edition of the ‘Vodafone Ghana Music Awards ‘National Music Summit’ in Accra. The marketing expert will be bringing a ‘wealth of experience’ in digital music distribution and publishing administration. She will be joined by other industry professionals at the event. The National Music Summit is a Vodafone Ghana Music Awards initiative and part of this year’s celebration. According to the Head of Communications and…

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Amerado Chooses Sarkodie for a LIVE Battle at Vodafone Ghana Music Awards 2021

Rapper Amerado has stated in an exclusive interview with Shine Publications yesterday via a phone interview, that he will not hesitate to go head – to – head in a lyrical battle against multiple award – winning rapper Sarkodie. Responding to a question about what he would do if given the opportunity to face off with any of the nominees in the category for ‘Best Rap Performance’ in a LIVE Battle on stage at the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards next week, he said he would willingly choose Sarkodie. He added…

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