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Chief Moomen, others to speak ‘The Accra Discourse’

Chief Moomen, Trigmatic and Bright Ackwerh are scheduled to speak at the Accra Discourse. The event is the first of a planned series of bi-monthly...

Chale Wote 2017 colourfully fills Jamestown

Artists in painting, sculpture, photography, film, fashion, mixed media, comedy, culinary arts, music, and dance are displaying their artistry at this year’s Chale Wote...

Ghana’s First Lady pledges support for BSIFF

Rebecca Akufo-Addo, the First Lady of Ghana, has pledged her support for the Black Star International Festival. “This is a good initiative that will go...

Adam The Eve comes out on September 1

A new movie that is self-produced and directed by Ghanaian actress Ingrid Alabi will come out on September 1. The movie, Adam The Eve, features...

Kwaw Kesse will receive royalties when he re-registers with GHAMRO

The Ghana Music Rights Organisation (GHAMRO) has said that rapper Kwaw Kesse will start receiving royalties when he registers with the organization again. This comes...

Roselyn Ngissah asks TV stations to produce their own series

Ghanaian actress Roselyn Ngissah has advocated for television stations in the country to start producing their own TV series. In the actress’ opinion, such a...

Nigerian government grants tax break to movie producers, others

The Federal Nigerian government has announced that it will start granting tax breaks to movie producers and others in the creative industry. This is being...

Pension scheme for dancers in Ghana

Director for Creative Arts, Programmes and Projects at the National Commission on Culture has said that the Commission is working on setting up a...

Beyonce sued for using Messy Mya spoken word on Formation

A Louisiana federal judge has denied a motion by Beyonce’s lawyers to dismiss a suit by the estate of the late Anthony Barre, who...

Calvis Hammond to perform on Citi FM’s Saturday Live

Citi FM’s live entertainment show, ‘Saturday Live,’ will feature Calvis Hammond, a contemporary Ghanaian Gospel music minister this Saturday, 29th July, 2017. Calvis will be...

GHAMRO clarifies church royalties recommendations

The Ghana Music Rights Organisation (GHAMRO) has come out to clarify reports that churches would be made to pay for songs that they use. According...

Zylofon sets up Arts Club

Ghanaian based entertainment house, Zylofon Media, has set up an arts club that will groom musicians, actors and models. The club, which is called Ghana...

South African govt to spend R100 million to support black filmmakers

The South African government has announced that it will spend 100 million rands to support emerging black filmmakers. According to the Director of Film of...

MUSIGA calls for reintroduction of music in basic education

The Musicians Union of Ghana has called on the government of Ghana to reintroduce the music as a subject of study in the curriculum...

M.anifest talks about making it in Ghanaian music on BBC Global Beats

Ghanaian rapper M.anifest featured on this weekend’s edition of Global Beats when the show went to Marche International de la Musique (MIDEM) in France. At...

Ice Cube receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Rapper Ice Cube has earned a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. This comes a few days before his 48th birthday. When he took the...

Miss Universe Ghana set for September

The 2017 edition of Miss Universe Ghana is set to be held on September 2. The pageant is now managed by Menaye Donkor, the wife...

Bozoma Saint John joins Uber from Apple

Reports in the tech world indicate that Bozoma Saint John, who was the head of global consumer marketing for iTunes and Beats Music is...

Reggie N Bollie named Ghana tourism ambassadors

Ghanaian music duo Reggie N Bollie have been named tourism ambassadors for Ghana to the United Kingdom and to Europe. The Minister of Tourism, Arts...

Becca signs with Zylofon Media

Ghanaian singer Becca has signed a 3-year deal with creative arts company Zylofon Media. Becca used to be with the pan-African record label Kolophonic. This deal...