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Stonebwoy apologizes for his conduct at 2019 VGMA

Dancehall and Reggae artiste, Livingstone Etse Satekla, known in showbiz as “Stonebwoy”, has expressed regrets for his conduct at the just ended Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA). “I would like to extend my sincerest apologies and deepest regrets for my conduct at what should have been the biggest celebration of …

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Stonebwoy pulls gun as fans clash on stage at VGMA

A night of celebration for both industry players and fans in the showbiz sector, turned out to be a night of shame and regrets as the 20th edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA 2019), was marred by violence. Fans of eternal rivals and Dancehall artistes Shatta Wale and …

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MP calls for support for National Theatre

Mr Ridwan Dauda Abass, Member of Parliament (MP) for Sissala East, has called on the Legislature to support the National Theatre of Ghana to be well resourced to promote the various dances in the country. According to him, the National Theatre, with its national dance company, had uplifted the various …

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Cinemas and theaters now a story of the past

Gone are the days, when people trooped into cinemas to satisfy their viewing pleasure, as most homes were unable to own a television set at that time. However, the once vibrant cinema industry, which employed a lot of people and served as a source of entertainment to many, has become …

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Ghana marks 60 years of Symphonic Orchestra

The Ghanaian musical industry is set to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the National Symphony Orchestra, which was established in 1959 by order of Osagyefo Dr Kwame Nkrumah first President of Ghana. Mr Philip Gbeho, the great composer, together with the musician Amihud Elroy from Israel was especially invited by …

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Traditional Council launches Effutu 2019 Aboakyer Festival

The Chiefs and People of Effutu Traditional Council have launched their 2019 Aboakyer festival with a call on the youth to get involved in all the activities to enable them learn the significance of the festival. The theme for this year’s festival, which will commence with the Aboakyer Marathon race …

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Prof. Nketia dies

Prof Joseph Hanson Kwabena Nketia, the legendary Ghanaian ethnomusicologist and composer, has reportedly died at 97, at the Legon hospital in Accra. Considered Africa’s premier musicologist, he was widely acknowledged as the most published and best known authority on African music and aesthetics in the world, with more than 200 …

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Kumawood stars promote ‘KKCG’ campaign

Some stars of Kumawood, the Kumasi-based movie industry, have thrown their unflinching support for the city authority’s ‘Keep Kumasi Clean and Green ((KKCG)’ programme. “The movie industry thrives on a healthy environment, because, we actors need good settings for most of our shows. It is therefore, in line with this …

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Creative Arts workshops instituted to develop the industry

The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture has instituted a monthly creative arts workshop programme to share knowledge and contribute ideas towards making the country’s arts industry beneficial to all stakeholders. The programme formed part of the Ministry’s strategy to rope in creative artists as partners in development. It would …

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Keita, Bona, UB40 billed for Stanbic Ghana Jazz Festival February 28

A memorable music night awaits Ghanaian music loving fans when the 2019 Stanbic Bank Jazz Festival takes center stage at the Labadi Beach Resort from February 28 – March 2, 2018. This year’s festival under the theme “Nostalgia” would see legendary artistes, which includes Salif Keita, Richard Bona, and UB40 …

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