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February 19, 2018 7:53 AM Ebony’s death: Tourism Ministry to embark on road safety campaign

The Minister for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Catherine Abelema Afeku, has said her Ministry will embark on a road safety awareness campaign to ensure sanity on the roads and save more lives. Her comments follow the sudden demise of music icon Priscilla Opkou Kwarteng, known in show-business as Ebony Reigns. “Lets us immortalize this tragedy, so something 4

February 17, 2018 6:00 PM JOY: EL co-writes latest song with mum

Ghanaian artiste Elorm Adabla known in showbiz circles as EL has released a new song he co-wrote with his mother. According to EL, he is so connected to the song because he wrote it with his mother, Elfrida Adabla. “My mother wrote the words of the song. I edited it and made it into a song. So it’s pretty special,” he told Citi Showbiz. “For almost a year now she’s 13

February 16, 2018 4:27 PM MUSIGA celebrates Ebony with all-stars tribute song

The Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture and the Ghana Music Rights Organisation (GHAMRO) has put together a song to celebrate Ebony. The tribute song titled ‘Nana Hemaa’ features Adina, MzVee, Efya, Freda Ryhmz, eShun, Feli Nuna and Adomaa. It was produced by Richie Mensah. Already, a lot of musicians 3

February 15, 2018 10:59 AM Let God show you how to fix economy – KSM to prophets

The death of dance hall artiste Ebony has generated conversations on the reality or otherwise of prophecies. Satirist Kwaku Sintim-Misa aka KSM is the latest to have shared his opinion on the subject. In a Facebook post, he raises doubt about the credibility of ‘men of God’ who only prophesy about death and negative things. He asks the prophets to pray to God to reveal 4

February 15, 2018 10:51 AM My parents took me to shrines when I was young – Joe Mettle

Ghanaian gospel artiste Joseph Oscar Mettle has revealed how sickness landed him at shrines when he was a child. According to the ‘Bo Noo Ni’ singer, his parents had to take him to several shrines to cure him of a sickness which nearly took his life when he was very young. “They took me to the shrines to get a cure for my sickness but I was not cured 3

February 14, 2018 6:55 AM VGMA Song of the Year: 100% public voting ‘power’ scrapped

The organisers of Vodafone Ghana Music Awards have made some changes in the category definitions for the 2018 edition of the awards. In the past years, the power to choose the song of the year was the preserve of the general public. The public nominated and voted for nominees in the category. The previous definition states: “the Most Popular Song of the Year is the songs 3

February 9, 2018 6:22 AM Dancehall diva Ebony dead in car crash

Twenty-year-old Dancehall star, Ebony Reigns, has been confirmed dead in a car crash at Mankranso in the Ashanti Region. Ebony, real name Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng, was returning from Sunyani in the Brong Ahafo Region when the Jeep she was travelling in crashed into a VIP bus around 7:15 PM on Thursday, according to police. Ebony was travelling with three 9

February 7, 2018 7:14 AM Kuami Eugene admits using Sidiki’s song for ‘Confusion’

“I picked some elements from Kojo Antwi’s ‘Dadie Anoma,’ and Daddy Lumba and also took inspiration from Sidiki Diabaté’s ‘Fais moi Confiance.’ I didn’t steal the song, I only took an inspiration from them and I even credited all of them in the song,” the Angela hitmaker stated. Kwami further noted that what makes a good artiste is the ability to research 22

February 6, 2018 2:02 PM Daddy Lumba sues ‘look-alike musician’ for impersonation

Celebrated highlife artiste, Charles Kwadwo Fosu known in showbiz as Daddy Lumba, has sued Kwame Anokye also known in music circles as Daddy Lumba Jnr. for impersonating his brand. Daddy Lumba filed a lawsuit at the Accra High Court alleging that Kwame Anokye also known as DL Junior professes to be his son and even impersonates him to get gifts from people 23

January 23, 2018 8:14 AM Legendary musician Hugh Masekela dead

South African jazz legendary musician Hugh Masekela, has passed on at age 78. A statement from his family said Masekela died from protracted prostate cancer. “After a protracted and courageous battle with prostate cancer, he passed peacefully in Johannesburg, South Africa, surrounded by his family,” the statement added. The family said his memorial burial 16