Richie Mensah, CEO of Lynx Entertainment was last Saturday honoured by the Student Representative Council of the Koforidua Technical University.
In a ceremony held at the Eastern Premiere Hotel in Koforidua, a citation was presented to him by the Vice-Chancellor of the University Professor (Mrs.) Smile Dzisi.
In a short documentary to celebrate the Producer cum Musician, his mother Mrs Albert Mensah narrated how music and production started for the celebrated star.
Lynx Entertainment is a Ghanaian-based record label founded in 2006 by award-winning producer, singer-songwriter Richie Mensah and supported by his brother Albert Mensah.
The record label has been responsible for successfully launching the solo careers of Ghanaian musicians Richie, ASEM, Irene Logan, OJ Blaq, Eazzy, Zigi, Jayla and MzVee, and more recently KiDi and Kuami Eugene. Lynx Entertainment has also produced hit singles for several Ghanaian artistes including Tinny, Okyeame Kwame, VIP, Praye, Bradez, Irene and Jane, Obour, Becca, Reggie Rockstone, Efya, Trigmatic, Sonni Balli, EL, Jael Wiafe, Ayigbe Edem and Iwan.
In 2010, the artists on the Lynx Entertainment record label Richie, ASEM, OJ Blaq, Eazzy and Zigi collaborated on Africa’s Moment, which was featured on Hello Afrika, Sony Music’s release in conjunction with the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. The song was also featured in the Vodafone advert which staged the first ever flashmob in West Africa.