THE INTERVIEW: Rocky Dawuni

From my waiting spot (a porch swing behind him), I watch the dreadlocked Rocky Dawuni bite into the tender slice of plantain that is his choice of break-time snack today, his 50th birthday. Roasted golden brown and enjoyed with peanuts, ‘Kofi Brokeman’ (as the chow is nicknamed in these parts) ranks high among the true […]

OBITUARY: Highlife musician Dr. Paa Bobo is DEAD!

Highlife musician Dr. Paa Bobo is dead. Family sources have confirmed his passing. News of his death comes just two days after the rumour mill suggested all was not well with him, with some saying he had kicked the bucket, prompting a rebuttal from the Musicians Union of Ghana. “The Union, which has been in […]

SHORT READ: The less albums and more singles trend

Musicians should be creative story tellers. It is a basic rule in music production. In other words, an artiste’s work must offer a different kind of feel. The strength of an album is always embedded in the quality of the roll in which it is presented. Track after the other, it should entice a consumer. […]