Broadcaster and fashion icon Kofi Okyere Darko (KOD) will hold this year’s edition of his Rhythms on the Runway event on April 1st at the State Banquet hall in Accra.
A masterful mix of African fashion and music, it will be graced by legendary traditional band Wulomei, Sarkodie, Bisa KDei, M.anifest,Cina Soul, Efya, Akwaboa among others. Top models from the country and around the continent are also expected to make appearances.
Rhythms on the Runway 2017 is scheduled to kick off at 7 pm, and is in commemoration of Ghana’s diamond jubilee. It’s also the official platform to outdoor the latest collection of KOD’s Nineteen57 Clothing. Former presidents Jerry Rawlings and J.E.A Mills, football stars Stephen Appiah, Michael Essien, Emmanuel Adebayor, Jamaican Reggae Star Buju Banton, International Gospel singer Sonnie Badu, broadcaster Nathaniel Attoh have all worn Nineteen57 Clothing.
KOD was born in Winneba in 1977, and began his radio career at Accra-based Radio Gold and, learning the ropes from cousin Kwesi Kyei Dakwah (KKD), he has gone on to excel in radio, TV, hosting events, artiste management and fashion. In 2015, he was crowned Most Stylist Radio Personality at the Glitz Africa Style Awards