For two years now, Rapper Quata Budukusu says he has invited almost all the best rappers in Ghana for a feature but none has been bold enough to honour his invitation because they are afraid of him.
Black Stars forward Christian Atsu has revealed that their celebration at the ongoing African Cup of Nations (AFCON) is inspired by Ghanaian music star Kofi Kinaata's hit song "Confession".
Actress Nana Ama McBrown and Toosweet Annan were announced as the Eurostar - Ghana Movie Awards 2016 Best Dressed Female and Male Celebs at a ceremony held in Accra on Thursday.
This year’s Batakari Music Festival, scheduled to take place on Saturday, January 28 at the Alliance Française in Accra, promises diverse performances.
The newly elected New Patriotic Party (NPP) government is yet to properly settle into the business of governance. Nonetheless, many are the expectations of Ghanaians from all sectors of the economy. Among these are the stakeholders in the arts and creative industry.
An event organising company, Zylophone Media, has signed on highlife artiste, Kumi Guitar, for a five-year contract. Speaking with the Showbiz, Enoch Atakorah, Head of production at Zylophone Media, said his outfit signed Kumi as their first artiste after appreciating his talent, which he said hasn’t been fully utilised.
Live Fm presenter, Vanessa Gyan, has been named as a speaker at the Relevance Relationship Summit on Saturday, February 11, 2016. Other speakers for the event are Majid Michel, Jay Smoke and Timothy Bentum.
Their combination was one of the greatest assets for the Ghanaian music industry until news of their split hit the public domain last week. Since then, fans of award winning dancehall artiste Stonebwoy and his resident producer, Beatz Dakay who has produced the latter’s hit songs such as Baafira, Go Higher, Problem, among many other songs, has generated a lot of buzz on social media and mainstream media.
As part of her birthday celebration, Ghanaian actress Kisa Gbekle last Monday donated items worth thousands of cedis to the children at the Paediatric Unit of the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra.
No doubt motherhood must be working magic on Nollywood superstar, Tonto Dikeh as the fiery actress took to her Instagram handle last Friday morning to apologise to fellow superstar actress, Mercy Johnson, whom she insulted four years ago, calling her baby “witch bitch’.
Ever since he delivered an outstanding performance last year at the Point of View, a comedy show that got Ghana talking about GhComedy in general, Lekzy De Comic or Lekzy as he is fondly called has been a sensation when it comes to contemporary stand-up comedy. Ghanaians have come to love him not just for his witty sense of humour but also for his peculiar size.
The goal of every artiste is to sustain the interest of their audience after their performances and that is what Choirmaster hopes to achieve as he makes new fans at the Adelaide Fringe festival scheduled for the months of February and March in Adelaide, Australia this year.
UK multi-platinum selling singer, Ed Sheeran has revealed that his upcoming third studio album will feature a twi song titled, "Bibia Be Ye Yie".
Veteran Ga rapper, Tinny is set to parade top stars come Sunday, January 22, at the La Beach in Accra. Marking his 34th birthday, the concert will also witness supporting performances from VVIP, Samini, Shatta Wale, Stonebwoy, Ras Kuuku, Jupitar and Yaa Pono.
He is one of the few men of God who mount the pulpit and use their wayward lifestyles in the past, like smoking Indian hemp, as a case study to effect change among the youth who find themselves in such situations. He is Rev. Yaw Owusu-Ansah, the Accra West Regional Overseer of the Resurrection Power and Living Bread Ministries International.
Perhaps if he had not been an engineer, he would not have ventured into IT either, but what we do know is that he would still have found a place in his heart to always give back to the community in his own small way.
He is Mr Sulemana Abubakar (Abu), the Chief Information Officer of General Electric (GE), Sub-Saharan Africa.
As the 2016 General Election draws close, the First Lady of the Republic of Ghana, Mrs Lordina Dramani Mahama, has appealed to Ghanaians to protect the peace the country is currently enjoying.
After years of elevating Ghanaian theatre to a great height, Roverman Production is offering an opportunity for interested persons with specialised skills to join its team.
About 500 senior high students in the Ashanti Region produced a prototype performance of what awaits the future of Ghana's entertainment industry with a showcase of 'raw talents' at this year's 'Rep Ya Skuul Party.'
Highlife musician Ofori Amponsah has stated that no highlife artiste will surpass him this year. “Ghanaians know what I am capable of so I don’t need to talk too much to convince anyone. I have so much to give this year and soon Ghanaians will have a feel of me” he told Showbiz in an interview recently.
Since 2004, during his high school days at the Mount Sinai Secondary School in Akropong Akuapim in the Eastern Region], hiplife artiste Qwaachi had always wanted an opportunity to exhibit his talent and skills in music.
The romance between actor Clement Bonney, with the popular moniker, Mr Beautiful and the film industry based in Kumasi (Kumawood), is a classic case of how entertainers should avoid involving in politics in order not to put their careers in jeopardy.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is forming his government and at the time of writing this he had announced his first set of 13 ministers. Do you think he covered all the bases with the men and women he announced? I am okay with the team except I felt the appointment of Osafo-Marfo as Senior Minister was superfluous. But the president knows best and we’ll defer to him on that.
Television station eTV Ghana has started preparations for this year’s Ghana Most Influential (GMI) awards with a reminder to the general public to nominate their favourite personalities for the year 2016.