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100 of the most Iconic moments from music history

By: Joni SweetExpress // Getty Images100 iconic moments from music history Think back to the first concert you ever attended. You can probably remember the energy of the crowd yearning for the band to finally take the… Express // Getty Images 100 iconic moments from music history Think back to the first concert you ever attended. You can probably remember …

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Meet Africa’s 50 Most Powerful Women of 2020 according to Forbes

This is a first-of-its-kind Pan-African compilation of the continent’s leading women, drawn from business, politics, media, science, sports and public life, who are challenging the status quo and creating a trail on terrain where there was none. They are reshaping history, closing inequalities and pioneering new avenues of wealth creation and in turn, lifting others with them. Africa’s 50 Most …

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G7 approve $251 million in support of women entrepreneurs in Africa

G7 approve $251 million in support of women entrepreneurs in Africa

French President Emmanuel Macron and G7 leaders on Sunday approved a package of $251 million in support of the African Development Bank’s AFAWA initiative to support women entrepreneurs in Africa. Macron at a press conference at the G7 Summit in Biarritz, France stated that he is particularly proud, as the current G7 president, and the programme they are supporting.“The AFAWA initiative, comes from an …

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Ghanaian TV personality to host 2019 BET Awards red carpet

Ghanaian TV personality to host 2019 BET Awards red carpet

Ghana bourgeoning television personality and actress, Hailliote Sumney will keep Ghana on the list of nations whose names will be flying around on Sunday, June 23, at the 2019 Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards. Although the country will be absent from the podium of award winners Haillie as she is popularly known has been selected to host the red carpet of the star-studded event coming off …

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‘Woman Power’ Not About Feminism says Ghanaian songstress NanaYaa

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NanaYaa, one of Ghana’s finest singers, is not comfortable with people tagging her latest song as feminist. According to the ‘My Hunny’ hit maker, NanaYaa, her new song ‘Woman Power’ does not talk about feminism neither does it seek to promote feminist ideals. “‘Woman Power’ as a title has a very broad meaning but feminism isn’t one,” NanaYaa said. She …

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Koby Maxwell launches album and celebrates African women

Koby Maxwell officially launched his latest studio album which is titled ‘The Album’ on the night of March 12, 2016, at the Friendship Center in Maryland USA. He was also joined by friends from the entertainment industry to celebrate the 59th independence of his nation Ghana while honoring women of African descent in the American Diaspora. The well-attended event offered …

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Wiyaala speaks of new video, Rocky Dawuni and acting

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Noella Wiyaala, the mlti-talented and multi-award winning Ghanaian singer, songwriter and actress recently granted TheAfricanDream.net an exclusive interview in which she talked about her new music-video, what inspired it and her recent venturings into the world of movie acting. The new video titled ‘Leno’ which means ‘This Place’ was directed by Charlotte Appleton for Djimba World Production and is to be released …

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Kenyan Artist Almaz to keep indigenous music alive

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Mary Hamboga Matufi, a Kenyan musician and songwriter known in showbiz as Almaz says dropping out of school for lack of funds to continue her education and her society’s preference to push enterprising males than females up the academic ladder was still not enough to quell her desires to pursue her passion for music. “I was forced to drop out …

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AJ Nelson and Wiyaala ​give Power To The People​

Power to The People by AJ Nelson; a Ghanaian Hiphop, Soul and Afrobeat musician has been making waves on radio stations​ and music charts in Ghana following ​the song’s​ release late in 2015. The single which features award winning female performer​ Wiyaala ​is off AJ Nelson’s debut compilation titled Soul Food​ which was released October 10, 2015​.​ ​iTunes ranked ​Power to The …

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