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MzVee & Yemi Alade drop “Come and See My Moda” – WATCH!

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Two of Africa’s top vocal divas, MzVee and Yemi Alade, have collaborated on new music.

Author of three albums, and popular tunes as Natural Girl, Bokor Bokor, AbofraHold Me Now, Daavi among others, the 25 year old has been associated with  Stonebwoy, Shatta Wale, Richie Mensah, Efya, Didier Awadi, Pappy Kojo, MI Abaga etc.

MzVee is a two-time BET honouree, and is recipient of several other laurels including VGMA awards for  Unsung Artiste of the Year (2014), Best New Artiste Of The Year (2015), Best Female Vocalist of the Year (2016), GMH Best Female Artist Honour (2016) and a host of others.

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“The Green Experience” With Deon Boakye Slated for African Regent, JANUARY 26!

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Budding singer Deon Boakye, will on Friday January 26, stage a live musical performance at the African Regent Hotel in Accra dubbed “The Green Experience”.

Deon’s career has been on the rise since debuting his solo hit single ‘Allewa’ (featuring Cabum). That was followed with other singles like Dubai, New Year and Babiaa Awu.

He will be performing songs off his recent Green album which was outdoored in September last year.

The HardBoy Music Group artiste, noted for his lively and stage craft, will be joined by the World League Band, a unique group that blends multiple genres like highlife, Afrobeats and jazz, as he performs joints off the album as “Ooosh”, “Yellow Sisi” and “Genevieve”.

Speaking in a recent interview regarding the Green LP, Deon explains that the project is “a symbol of fertility, happiness and progress toward attaining your goals.”

The 2017 VGMA unsung nominee since bursting onto the music scene has been consistent and has enjoyed massive coverage in the media for his exceptional vocals and composition of songs which led to his nomination for the unsung category in the VGMA’s.

Consisting 17 tracks, the Green LP features Strongman, Cabum, Medikal, Joel Orleans, Cabum, FlowKing Stone, Akitiwrowro, Kofi Kinaata, Eno, Jason EL-A and a host of others.

According to organizers of the event, ZoneThree6, the Green Experience will be an opportunity for the general public and fans to have a first-time experience with Deon performing live.

The Green Experience will be hosted by Dzifa Grey (Metro TV), with the green carpet being hosted by ZoneThree6 VJs, VJ Quabena Kevin, VJ Koko & VJ Eleanor. It is sponsored by ALSALE SERVICE LTD.

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JANUARY 19: Stonebwoy marks wife’s birthday with heartwarming family photo & Message

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Dancehall singer Livingstone Satekla (Stonebwoy) took to social media Friday morning (January 19) to celebrate a new milestone in the life of his wife, Louisa.

Marking the new age of his partner and mother of his child, the ZYLOFON act posted a photo of himself and a heavily pregnant Louisa, accompanied by the following caption:

This Day The 19Jan.
Is significant in My Life!
I Celebrate You My Love ❤️
Happy Birthday 🎊🎁🎈

28,  Stonebwoy wed his doctor sweetheart  in a beautiful ceremony in June last year, in the company of family, industry colleagues, and many well-wishers.

Alumnus of the Dental School of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Louisa Kwakye-Ansong reportedly bore their first child last month.

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Patapaa HEADLINES 3 -Day Concert in Liberia

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“One Corner” hitmaker Patapaa Amisty will headline a three-day concert in Liberia from January 19 – January 21.

Put together by Havana Lodge & Executive Inn, the marathon will see the Swedru- native rock the West African nation alongside rapper Stay Jay, and a host of Liberian acts including Soul Fresh, Nuchie Meek, Revoluxon, Eric Geso, and Teddy Ride.

“One Corner” proved to be the biggest song in Ghana in 2017, and hugely influential across the sub-region, earning Patapaa widespread acclaim, and an appearance on many stages in Ghana, and neighbouring Nigeria.

Produced by Morgan Beat, “One Corner” shot to nationwide prominence along with its accompanying dance after Patapaa first performed it at the Akwambo Festival in the Central Region sometime in 2017.

 

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REGGAEVILLE: Stonebwoy’s “Epistles of Mama” named among 2017 top 5 global reggae albums

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The 6th annual poll by Reggaeville , the world’s biggest gathering of reggae lovers and fans on the internet, has seen Stonebwoy’s Epistles of Mama (EOM) being ranked among top 5 reggae albums of 2017.

Stonebwoy’s project came 2nd to Chronology, the Grammy-nominated album by Chronixx. Other works that complete the ranking include Stony Hill by Damian Jr Gong Marley, Umdo12 by Cidade Verde Sounds, and Unconquerebel by Hempress Sativa.

Epistles of Mama, jointly published by ZYLOFON Music and the artist’s own BMG imprint, consists 24 songs in all, and features a flavoursome array of local and international heavyweights as Sean Paul, Chronixx, Sarkodie, Pressure, I Octane, Efya, Vanessa Bling, Joey B, Kabaka Pyramid all feature on the double CD project, which is divided equally into Afrobeats, and Reggae/Dancehal equally.

Released December 2017, Epistles of Mama follows other well-received projects as Grade 1, Necessary Evil, and Livingstone.

Born Livingstone Etsey Satekla, Stonebwoy has been named alongside global reggae stars as Gentleman, Ziggy Marley, Inner Circle, Tarrus Riley, Chris Martin, Jahmiel, Charly Black among others for next year’s edition of the Summer Jam  festival slated for July 6th – July 8th.

He also featured on  Morgan Heritage’s “Avrakadabra” (which has been nominated for  ‘Best Reggae Album’ in the 2018 Grammy Awards, alongside ‘Chronology’ by Chronixx, ‘Lost In Paradise’ by Common Kings, ‘Wash House Ting’ by J Boog, and ‘Stony Hill’ by Damian Marley).

 

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Multiple Grammy-nominated producer describes Jon Germain’s latest single as “awesome”

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Radio man and R&B crooner Jon Germain’s recent single “Crazy”, is not only widely loved in Ghana, but has also secured him respect from esteemed names on the global music front, such as Grammy-nominated Swedish record producer Lukas Nathanson.

An elated Germain, took to micro-blogging site Twitter on Thursday, January 18to share Nathanson’s humbling words with his followers:

Featuring Jada Sparkles, the passionate R&B number (released October 2017), explores love in a way that is both captivating and intimate.

Nathanson (born in 1986), has been associated with top names as Akon, Chris Brown, Boyz II Men, The Saturdays, Priscilla Renea, and Prince Royce. His rating of “Crazy” as awesome, adds to an array of high-profile connoisseurs who have touted Germain’s work as great in the past. It further speaks to the singer’s stature as a respected name in the genre across the continent.

Germain is a popular face in the Ghanaian media landscape; being engaged by such outfits as Choice FM, Metro TV, X FM, and currently Starr FM, but he has also been involved in music since a young age ( he’s a former member of bands MGKK 4 and Van Greene). His 2010 debut THIS IS WHO I AM has been nominated by Channel O, SOUNDCITY, MOAMAS (New York, USA), and the Ghana Music Awards, and has won him laurels at the 4Syte Music Awards Africa, among others.

On-air personality on Accra-based Starr 103.5 FM, Germain’s other singles include “Mary Jane”, and “Threesome”.

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Keche predicts successful year with new video “Next Level” (WATCH)

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Tema based music duo Keche, known in real life as Joshua Kojo Ampah (Keche Joshua) and Andrew Kofi Cudjoe (Keche Andrew).
The duo, signed under the management of George Britton (GB) Records released a smash hit titled Next level on Sunday 12th November 2017 titled “Next level”. The smash hit has been crowned with an impeccable music video.
In the Yaw Skyface directed music video, Keche tells the story of a man who has been through the struggle to see a good life, during the time which he had no support from the wife.
Watch the video below:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3JGAfb3qGVc
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