Ayisoba, Ata KAK rock B-Sides Festival (Switzerland)

Ghanaian singer King Ayisoba treated patrons at the just ended B-Sides Festival in Switzerland to over 20 records from his excellent catalogue of traditional masterpieces. Spearheading his Kologo Band, and performing for over an hour, he rendered such timeless songs as Poka, I Want to See My Father,Wicked Leaders, My Friend My Friend, Take Go Where You […]

“The rhythm is in us” – The story of Ghanaian dance-rap genius ATA KAK

In 1994 Ghanaian musician, Ata Kak released his first record. It sold only a handful of copies and Ata Kak retired from music a disappointed man. Then in 2002 an American student called Brian Shimkovitz stopped at a stall selling cassette tapes in Cape Coast in Ghana and made a chance discovery. Listen to the […]