Entertainment

Twinsax Holds 3rd Gospel Jazz Evening Africa In Nigeria

Twinsax Ayodele; a Nigerian gospel jazz saxophone duo, on April 24, 2016 held the third edition of their Gospel Jazz Evening Africa concert (#GJEA2016). They partnered with their crew — JazzMinded — on the campus of Oduduwa University Ipetumodu (OUI) in Osun Nigeria to host the event. The event provided a platform in the ancient Nigerian city of Ile – Ife for the …

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Duke D2 And Shatta Wale release ‘Wawane’

Ghanaian musician Duke D2 just dropped a new single and accompanied it with a music video on his birthday, which fell on April 4, 2016. The single titled ‘Wawane’ came as a surprise to fans when Duke D2 posted the song on his social media pages and made it available for free download. Duke D2 says he is “starting off …

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New Single ‘One Life’ by Worlasi for April 18, 2016 release

April 2016 — Six months after releasing the universally acclaimed Nusɛ mixtape under supremeRights, rapper Worlasi is back with a new track, ‘One Life’, produced by himself and mixed and mastered by Qube. supremeRights is an Accra/Ghana based media label that deals in music, events and app creation with Worlasi being the force behind Worlasi. The new song which features …

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King Promise wants to be know​n​ for good music

King Promise is a new musician who is hitting the Ghanaian airwaves with scintillating music that do not only excite the ears but also set the mind thinking while leaving the body with a feel for dancing. If your music library has been feeling drab lately, maybe it is time you considered adding a King Promise track to spice things …

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Nollyhot TV expose America and West to Nollywood

Nollyhot TV is a new entertainment show in the US targeting people in the Diaspora and other audiences that are enthused about happenings in the African entertainment and movie industry. The show which was first televised on January 6, 2016 on ABC2 serves viewers with the hottest news from the world’s third fastest growing entertainment industry — Nollywood Nigeria. Tim …

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Grammies: Ghana and Africa at 58th awards

The 58th Grammies provided the world with a good representation of Africa and African heritage musicians, performers and artistes at the Staples Center in Los Angeles USA on February 15, 2016. There were many first time African nominees, one was Rocky Dawuni; Ghanaian singer and songwriter who performs in his signature ‘Afro Roots’ sound which is a mixture of Reggae, Afrobeat, …

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Mariatu Kargbo; Black-Chinese from Sierra Leone

Mariatu Kargbo, is a 5 feet 8 inches tall mixed-race woman from Sierra Leone and now a singer based in China. People there have given her the nickname Luminous Black Pearl Maria. In China, luminous pearl is regarded as a symbol of nobility and happiness and is often used as a metaphor for beautiful and loving young ladies. In 2009, …

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Wiyaala speaks of new video, Rocky Dawuni and acting

Wiyaala

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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Charlotte Appleton on making videos for Wiyaala

Charlotte Appleton

Noella Wiyaala finished work on a new music video for her song ‘Leno‘ which means ‘this Place‘. TheAfricanDream.net in a bid to find out more about this video caught up with Charlotte Appleton, the maker behind the Leno video and she tells us what it is like to work with Wiyaala. Charlotte Appleton has directed five videos for Wiyaala so far with …

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supremeRights Records introduces Xtacy

Xtacy

supremeRights Records, the recording studios that unleashed Worlasi on Ghana and the world in the latter parts of 2015 has once again gifted music fans with yet another smooth voiced artist in the person of Xtacy as we enter the 2016 new year. Xtacy is an upcoming artist who believes in the power of projecting Africa through his music. He lists Afrobeat …

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