2016 Grammy-winning Reggae group, Morgan Heritage (consisting Gramps Morgan, Peetah Morgan and Mojo Morgan) have rounded up a video shoot alongside Ghana’s Stonebwoy, and Tanzania’s biggest Musician of the moment, Diamond Platnumz.
“Africa Jamaica” is among leading singles off their upcoming album. The song was shot in Accra by Jordan Hoechlin.
Visuals for “Africa Jamaica” are due for official release in coming weeks. Famed Ghanaian singer,Samini also made a cameo appearance in the video.
“This music video is tipped as a lead for our upcoming album due for release in 2019. We are using this project not only to make history but as well, using is as a uniting tool for Africa – we are using West Africa as key influences for this mission. We look forward to the bigger connect with all of Africa and the entire Caribbean too with Jamaica as the lead face of this project and mission, hence the song is titled Africa Jamaica,” Peetah Morgan explained.
The idea of the song and video are to unite Africa and the Caribbean through the power of music and cultural crossings, and also spark a new energy for repatriation.
Morgan Heritage was also present for the official unveiling of Ambassadors for the Ghana Jamaica Homecoming Festival last Friday, September 21, 2018 at La Palm Royal Beach Hotel. Accra. The Ghana-Jamaica Homecoming Festival seeks to identify and align with Jamaica as a gateway to the Caribbean Countries and Africa.
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