Entertainment

How Ghanaian In North Texas Launched Platform For Africa Films

African filmmakers are creating more quality movies with relevant themes and international appeal than ever before. Finding an audience is the issue, and that’s where Freda Frimpong hopes to help. The native of Ghana, who grew up in North Texas, started Kuumba Media as a distribution vessel for African films to gain exposure in the United States through festivals, video-on-demand, …

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AJ Nelson excites fans with a sequel to his Africa Rise Concert

AJ Nelson event poster

“The agenda of awaking Africa up has never stopped and has thus, become a mantra. This is why the need for another ‘Africa Rise Concert’ has become imperative because the musical revolution is eternal.“ And with these words, Ghanaian singer-rapper AJ Nelson informed TheAfricanDream.net Ghana-based reporter Lim Joe Akaba about the second edition of his Africa Rise Concert the first …

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EVENT ALERT: Accra Movie in the Park 2019

This December KUUMBA Media and 57 Open Air Cinema is excited to announce our partnership along with The Page Center to curate the biggest outdoor movie screening experience in Accra, Ghana. On 20th December 2019, KUUMBA Media and 57 Open Air Cinema, along with The Page Center, will kick off ‘Accra Movie in the Park’, a celebration of Ghanaian film …

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Don Dada Releases New Single “Heal Mama Africa”

RuFF CuTT Studio owner, Humanitarian and recording multi-platinum selling South African Reggae / Hip-Hop artiste Menelik Nesta Gibbons aka DON DADA has officially released a single of hope, healing and encouragement “HEAL MAMA AFRIKA“. The single will be available on all digital services worldwide distributed by BEATROOT AFRICA. I AM AN AFRICAN BECAUSE MY SPIRIT CRIES FOR THE SOILDon Dada: …

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BAPTIZED BY BEEFCAKE: The Golden Age of Hand-painted Movie Posters from Ghana

PRESS RELEASE: GHANAIAN AMERICAN JOURNAL – SEPTEMBER 26, 2019 The Ghanaian American Journal (GAJ) is honored to collaborate with the Poster House Museum in New York during their exhibition of relic movie posters made by local Ghanaian artists. In 2017, GAJ had the honor of partnering with the New Britain Museum of American Art, (NBMAA), in New Britain, Connecticut, during …

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BET: Top 6 Facts You Didn’t Know about Black Entertainment Television

BET: Top 6 Facts You Didn’t Know about Black Entertainment Television

BET (Black Entertainment Television) has been providing African American-centric programming to audiences for more than 40 years. The network programming was meant to be in a magazine-like format, presenting both entertainment and news content. Here MusicSnake Magazine presents top 6 facts about the channel, its programming and history. Number One: BET Had the Longest Continually Running Show in Cable History. Airing from ’80 to …

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Five African Presidents To Grace The GUBA USA Awards 2019 In New York

As Heads of State, dignitaries, government officials and influencers around the world prepare to arrive in New York for this year’s United Nations General Assembly, GUBA Enterprise is proud to announce that five African Presidents will be attending the maiden edition of the GUBA Awards USA scheduled to take place at The Pierre, A Taj Hotel in New York City, …

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Precious Hannah Ewoo-Asiem launches ‘Nea ‘Sepe Me Kra’ Gospel album in US

‘Nea `Sepe Me Kra‘ is the title of the fourth album of Precious Hannah Ewoo-Asiem, a Ghanaian Gospel artist based in the United States (US) who is affectionately called Precious Hannah by her fans. The album was launched August 10, 2019, at the Washington Ghanaian Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) Church in Maryland, US. The Gospel songwriter and performer in an …

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Afrobeat Artist Chase Forever and his ‘Broken Crayons Still Color’ EP hits NYC

New York City, NY (July 17, 2019) – Award-winning Ghanaian RnB artist and songwriter named Fianko Bossman, aka ‘Chase Forever‘,  launched his new EP titled, “Broken Crayons Still Color” on June 24, 2019, in Brooklyn, New York (NY), United States (US). Chase Forever official EP cover art The EP consists of nine captivating tracks, each of which describes the challenges …

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