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MUSIC

Hiphop is God’s gift to black people

Ben Funkman

After decades of active practice on the American popular music scene, Chicago-based Ghanaian artiste developer and producer, Benjamin Osafo, better known as Ben Funkman, is convinced that hiphop is a God-sent economic asset to black people that they have not taken due advantage of.   Funkman has been domiciled in…

AFRO JAZZ FESTIVAL MAY 2013

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Afro Jazz the syncopated rhythms of Africa in one festival, featuring international acts headlined by the legendary jazz trumpeter Hugh Masekela and Teddy Osei legendary leader of afro rock band Osibisa, The Afro Jazz Festival begins this year in Accra and promises to be one of the highlights of this…

Speaker makes Kwahu Nteso community proud with mini-album launch

Speaker performing Azonto girl with Secure

  Story: Ama Larbie Better known in real life as Nicholas Kwadjo Boateng, Speaker, after hustling and tussling for the past 7 years he joined the music scene, he effort to compile his first 4 songs onto a mini-album became a reality as he had his debut mini-album dubbed ‘Azonto…

SCRATCH STUDIOS @ GHANA MUSIC WEEK 2013

SCRATCH STUDIOS @ GHANA MUSIC WEEK 2013

We are excited to announce that SCRATCH STUDIOS will attend GHANA MUSIC WEEK 2013 AT THE NATIONAL THEATRE, ACCRA – GHANA  March 4th to March 7th 2013 We’re extremely excited about being able to spread our word to so many like-minded business people and artists. It promises to be a…

Kofi Amoakohene: Play more Ghanaian music on the night of Ghana DJ Awards

Kofi Amoakohene

Story: Ama Larbie/Scratch Magazine Chief Executive Officer of Scratch Studios Ghana, Kofi Amoakohene has advised organizers of Ghana DJ Awards to see to it that DJs who will be exhibiting their professionalism on the night of the awards tomorrow should be focused on playing more Ghanaian music. According to him, most Ghanaian DJs seem to…

Genesis of Lynx Entertainment woes 1

Rexford, O J Blaq, Richie and Raz King

Story: Ama Larbie/Scratch Magazine Investors are one essential key role in every organization and so could Lynx Entertainment not have done without its investors, Raz King and Enoch who for their love for MUSIC agreed to invest in Lynx Entertainment and on July 12, 2007 a budget on ‘Frema’, Richie’s…

BENINNOIS HIP HOP STAR JAY KILLAH TO STORM GHANA

BENINNOIS HIP HOP STAR JAY KILLAH TO STORM GHANA

Benninois Hip Hop stars Jay Killa and Natty Nova have been confirmed as guest performers to rock at the maiden Ghana DJ Awards this Friday. As a rapper, singer, songwriter, cultural chronicler, director, and lyricist, Jay-Killah remains one of the most accomplished artistes on the Beninese Hip-Hop scene who has…

X-TREME’s NEW SINGLE OUT.Bum Bum Shaker(Prod by Article Wan)

X'treme - Bum Bum Shaker(Prod by Article Wan)

Listen to X’treme – Bum Bum Shaker(Prod by Article Wan) -Here

Mr. Tee attributes selfishness to the slow growth of Ghanaian music

Mr. Tee attributes selfishness to the slow growth of Ghanaian music

By; Kelly/konkonsaafrica.com   Mr. Tee, a pioneer in Ghana Music, after breaking away from the industry for a while has returned with a new single ‘Alomo Dzata’ produced by popular Ghanaian music producer, Appietus. The song was produced mixed and mastered by ace music producer; Appietus during his recent visit to…

DSTN talk fashion in debut single

DSTN talk fashion in debut single

By; Kelly/Konkonsaafrica.com New Ghanaian Music, DSTN consists of three young men named Kofi Kwaakye, Kwame Toka, &KooKyere who individually have unique style of singing, but when merged to do a song, the outcome is extraordinary. Under the management of Empire Records, DSTN has released a debut single that talks about…