WHY WHERE WHO? Rex Omar tackles the core of man in new music — LISTEN!

Co-produced with Francis Osei Kweku, Why Where Who —Rex Omar’s latest song —the latest in a series of monthly releases, reflects on the substance of a person’s being, and his place in the universe. The sobering joint, laden with passionate  flute placements, sees the seasoned Highlife/ Afrobeat gem pose a succession of dense questions on […]

“Stop asking me to leave music for so-called kids” — Rex OMAR

Highlife veteran, Rex Owusu Marfo (Rex Omar), has shot down expectations of skeptics that he should retire from active music for the sake of the younger generation. An emphatic statement via Facebook recently, has him wondering why he should stop as fellow African greats as Salif Keita, Alpha Blondy, Ebo Taylor, Freddie Meiway, and Richard Bona […]

VIDEO: Hilife Agogo – Rex Omar

Singer Rex Owusu Marfo (Rex Omar) shares the accompanying visuals to his recent “Highlife Agogo” the follow-up single to the uplifting Nhyira, which features rapper/broadcaster, Trigmatic. Tailored strictly for the dance floor, “Hilife Agogo” draws from Salsa rhythms to create a masterful trans- Atlantic fusion, something he has frequently managed in the over three decades that he has done […]

Rex Omar retouches “Paapa” for Fathers’ Day commemoration – WATCH!

Ghanaian highlife great, Rex Owusu Marfo (Rex Omar), marks this year’s Fathers’ Day celebration with a “reload” of his sobering 2015 offering, Paapa. This new rendition was produced by Appietus, and accompanying visuals, directed by Prince Dovlo, paint fathers in a more positive light, unlike the the theme in the video for the original tune, […]

Hear Rex Omar’s rich new record, “Highlife Agogo”

Highlife veteran, Rex Owusu Marfo aka Rex Omar, publishes “Highlife Agogo” the follow-up single to the uplifting Nhyira, which features rapper/broadcaster, Trigmatic. Tailored strictly for the dance floor, “Highlife Agogo” draws from Salsa rhythms to create a masterful trans- Atlantic fusion, something he has frequently managed in the over three decades that he has done active music for. […]

VIDEO: Nhyira – Rex OMAR ft. Trigmatic

Here’s the video for Nhyira, highlife doyen Rex Omar’s latest submision featuring rapper Trigmatic. The number is the famed singer’s song of praise to God for seeing him through 35 years in his career. The video is directed by Prince Dovlo. Chairman of GHAMRO, Rex Omar’s most widely -known hits include Abiba, Tokota, Da Di Da Da, Dangerous, among […]

NHYIRA! Highlife Legend, Rex Omar partners Trigmatic for new song – LISTEN

Highlife great, Rex Omar, has announced a new song for 2018. The uplifting record, Nhyira, was produced by Osei Kweku, and features rapper/broadcaster, Trigmatic. Nhyira is the GHAMRO chairman’s fist song in a significant while, and reveals that it is a psalm of gratitude to God. ““I have been doing music for 35 years and when I […]

REX OMAR headlines Rotary CONCERT & DINNER, May 19

Veteran highlife act Rex Omar has been named one of the main performers to mount Rotary’s Musical Concert and Dinner  at the Kempinski Hotel in Accra come Friday, May 19. An all-white affair, the exquisite night will see Mr. Omar who was recently elected GHAMRO boss, render one of his trademark performances which emphasise audience […]

Rex Omar’s assets seized for inability to pay back brother in-law’s € 8000

Armed police officers and a court registrar, on Wednesday dawn, stormed the home of popular high-life musician, Rex Omar, to seize his properties with the intention of auctioning them. Rex Omar personally helped the police to move out his room items including coffee tables, TV stand, two pieces of 21-inches plasma television sets, a home […]