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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...

Supreme to release Michael Jackson collection

Fashion house Supreme has announced that a special collection that features iconic images of Michael Jackson will be released this week. Rumours of the release...

Jordan Peele is working on a horror series for HBO

After his success with the horror film ‘Get Out’, Jordan Peele is working on a horror series that’s an adaption of Matt Ruff’s 2016...

Diddy tops ‘Forbes Five’

Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs has once again emerged on top of the ‘Forbes Five’ list. He stays on top of the pile with a whopping $820...

Scandal to end after Season 7

The ABC TV drama series ‘Scandal’ is set to come to an end after the upcoming season seven. Reports indicate that the announcement of the...

17 year old wins maiden Belinda Baidoo Model Search Africa

17-year-old Afia Larry emerged the winner of the maiden edition of the Belinda Baidoo Model Search Africa (BBMSA). This feat means that the young woman...

Rex Omar bemoans poor quality of music in Ghana

Ghanaian musician Rex Omar has called on Ghanaian music producers to do better in the kind of music they produce. The highlife musician said in...

Ghanaian named as most influential architect in the world

Ghanaian architect David Adjaye is the only architect who was named in the Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People of 2017. This makes him...