Tag Archives: Ghana Music

Minister Barry to release second album


Gospel Minister Barry, also known as Alan Barry Neequaye is set to release his second music album, shortly after being nominated for contemporary artiste of the year in the Holy Pop Music Awards 2017. After a colourful social media campaign, the Claimed Phrases album is scheduled to be released on the 25th of September 2017, under the Glory House Records ...

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eShun thrills at Saltpond Odombea Festival


One of Ghana’s finest vocalists, eShun known in real life as Ethel Esi Eshun, has put up a stunning performance at the Odombea Festival at Saltpond in the Central Region of Ghana. The show which was held on Friday, 25th August, 2017 at Millers Square in Saltpond, had the sultry singer prove her mettle as one of the greatest performers ...

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Danny Nettey to be celebrated today with ‘Worship Summit’

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A “Worship Summit” will be held today Friday 14th July, 2017 at the College of Physicians and Surgeons to mark the first anniversary of the passing of gospel legend Danny Nettey. The summit is themed on Philippians 1:21: “More than a song – A life of Worship” – “For me to live is Christ to die is gain.” Danny’s schoolmates at ...

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Most music producers don’t offer quality music – Rex Omar


Veteran highlife artiste Rex Omar has bemoaned the quality of music produced onto the Ghanaian music market in recent times. Speaking to Doctor Cann on Happy FM’s Showbiz Xtra, he said music producers of today are not concerned about doing quality music. They don’t spend time and money to record timeless music. “I am not saying everybody should record live ...

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Ghanaian songs you should listen to this weekend


Music in Ghana has come a long way over the years and we have had some great artistes and bands that have raised the flag of the nation on the international front. One genre of music that has evolved a lot is hiplife. Remember the days of Lord Kenya, Akyeame, Bandana and Batman. Right now, we have many people who ...

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Expect the best from me at #MOGO2017 – Paapa Yankson

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Patrons of Citi FM’s Music of Ghanaian Origin [#MOGO2017] will be treated to a time of their lives as one of the performers that night, Paapa Yankson, has promised to give them the best of him that night. Paapa Yankson will be performing at the MOGO Dinner Dance with Amandzeba Nat Brew, Adane Best, Nana Ampadu, Kwabena Kwabena, AB Crentsil, ...

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#MOGO2017: Amandzeba promises an exciting time for Ghana music


The 2017 edition of Citi FM’s Music of Ghanaian Origin [#MOGO2017], will be a perfect opportunity to make a statement for Ghanaian music, musician Amandzeba Nat Brew has stated. Amandzeba will be performing at the MOGO dinner dance, which will be held at the Kempinski Gold Coast Hotel in Accra. He will be sharing the stage with the likes of ...

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Songs from the 60s and 70s you should listen to


The period after the 50s was when many Ghanaian bands and musicians left the country after Kwame Nkrumah’s overthrow. When the Soul to Soul music festival was held in Accra in 1971, many legendary musicians came to thrill party goers in the cities. Wilson Pickett, Tina Turner and Carlos Santana are some of the few who set foot on our ...

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Ghanaian songs in the 50s you should listen to


Welcome to the Heritage Month: the month in which we give you a true taste of Ghana and her history. In March every year, we bring you songs and stories that show the spirit of the Ghanaian. In this weekend’s playlist, I am bringing you songs from the 50s. This was the period after World War 2 when Ghanaian bands ...

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Old Ghanaian songs you should listen to this weekend


This is the last weekend of the month February. Next week we get into my favourite month. March is my favourite month because it’s my birth month, and Citi FM’s Heritage Month will also be here. Talk of  a magical month ahead – we get to learn more about Ghana and go on the Heritage Caravan. Here’s to hoping that ...

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