Happenings in 2021: Part 1

I remember vividly where I was on 1st Jan 2021. I also recall how a meeting with an executive of a global music company changed the career trajectory of a budding artist. more on that later. A lot happened in 2021 on the Ghanaian music and art scene, specifically with music.  The old legends kept their turf guarded while cultivating […]

YGA ( O’Kenneth ) – Until It’s All Said And Done REVIEW

Being the last to close the year on your label’s roster comes with some level of responsibility and anxiety.  You get the chance to make a claim by crafting something epic to cement your own status as well as the label you represent. After all, you are able to pick notes from the outcomes of earlier releases by your fellow […]

M3NSA Sticks To His Roots on “Carry You Go”

By: Nana Fredua-Agyeman ‘’M3NSA is looking at the long term and understands that you may seem to be doing well but you are not legit. You are just an industry caricature, you are made up, not your true self’’ The entire BONDZIE album is a metaphor for creativity. Though I am only a music consumer, I am an afficionado of […]

Kwame Yogot Takes Steps at Being the ‘New King’

Racking up an impressive discography doesn’t happen in a year or two. It often takes a good number of years to build the desired artistry and solidify one’s craft, including harnessing a formidable fan base. But since there’s no exact formula or approach to getting to the top, especially within this current, unpredictable environment, it can take a shorter time […]

emPawa Africa Announce Release of FAVE’S new Single; BABY RIDDIM

Available everywhere on 30th September 2021, the singer’s new song is a follow-up to her previous release ‘Beautifully’ and its cinematic visual  Starting to make music in 2018 with her bedroom freestyles which rapidly became viral and caught the attention of industry heavyweights, including Mr. Eazi’s emPawa Africa, FAVE released her first single ‘M.O.M.M.S’ the following year and followed this up with last […]

Mestar Oscar is set to Release New Single ‘’KUTU FA F)M MA ME”

Dance is a conduit through which certain undying energy perpetually manifests. Mestar Oscar knows this too well, seeing how he cleverly penned the sexually charged dance tune Kutu, reminiscent of certain hot afternoon days and cool blue nights under neon lights.  Record Producer BabaWyd made this birdsong materialize, working together with Mestar Oscar and Fortune Dane and Denis Emery who […]

Watch M3NSA’s Latest Video For “Forward”

M3NSA continues to use his music to motivate and inspire. Despite the gloom that hovers around us, especially the ones within the adulting bracket, M3NSA’s lyrics, like the words of a sage, flows with a certain verve: one that rings of “there is still hope. Don’t despair”. Weeks after his crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter to complete his album, M3NSA has […]

Review: Kwaku DMC Shares Street Tales and Ambition on ”Road To Trap House 3”

Kwaku DMC is a chronicler of street life, Gen Z fantasies and debauchery lifestyle in his music. And on his new 8-track tape, all these themes converge in an interesting way It’s interesting how Kwaku DMC, one of the pillars of “Asakaa”/drill music; the Hip-Hop genre sweeping across the country, continues to intrigue and charm through his music. As a […]

Kuami Eugene’s Midas Touch

Does every song Kuami Eugene touch actually turn to Gold? This might be true, or might just be some sort of streak that entices music.. Guru’s. But, regardless, Kuami Eugene’s rise to fame has been a fascinating one to watch. His solidifying moment was him being crowned as the Artiste of the Year at the 2020 VGMA’s. Since then, Kuami has been moving […]

Review: Zed Ay Kay- ”Versatility” Album

In an industry where the perks of recognition does not often fall on the plate of some of the best talents, it would not be a surprise if the name of Zed Ay Kay does not register immediately. His music has not crossed over into the mainstream fold, not because the songs are not great. Rather, the songs do not […]