Sep 282014
 
Man like Shatta Wale!

“Shatta Wale is down to earth. Shatta Wale inspires the people on the streets. Shatta Wale is not the so ‘I’m self-made’ type and all that, and he speaks his mind. He’s not afraid of anything; he is very confident.” –Mzbel, Ghanaian musician. The Afro locks, rugged looks, trademark shades, sneer at the corner of the lips, audacious bling, the Read More

Dec 172013
 
Where is Lucky Dube’s Rita Marley?

Woman feels the pain man suffer, Lord – Bob Marley Any man who wants to live forever must marry a Rita Marley! Of her, I am just so proud. It remains my strong contention that but for Mrs. Marley’s industry and creativity, Robert Nesta Marley, aka Berhane Selassie (“Light of the trinity”) of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church— could not have Read More

Jul 042011
 
The Kojo Antwi experience

Love is so beautiful, Love is so wonderful, Love is only alright when I am with you Kojo Antwi  By the time this piece is published, Vodafone Ghana would probably have organized the second more public musical concert. With the kind of publicity preceding it, I can imagine that it might attempt to eclipse the more exclusive first concert staged Read More

Nov 022010
 
Love is Thicker than Blood -tribute to Lucky Dube

Exactly a year after the brutal murder of Lucky Dube by the wicked gang of five and his subsequent committal by the African Christian Shembe Church, appreciatively soaking in his music seems to be the only magic potion that numbs the enduring pain suffered by many of his fans scattered across the globe. Fact is, I still find myself hardly Read More