Saturday, February 23, 2019

YAW DYNAMIGHT ANNOUNCES PRESENCE ON MUSIC SCENE WITH 'HASHTAG'

Yaw Dynamight may be a new name in your ears but the young and passionate musician is well-poised to make an impact on the music scene as he premieres his new single titled ‘Hashtag’.

Yaw Dynamight,a final year student at the Methodist University ,is  an Afro beats musician got inspired to do music right after SSS. Around that time he had some friends and they always found time to meet to battle on dancing but somehow, the passion for dancing changed for music after he and his friends worked on their first demo.

His first single was ‘Fatia’ that was a love song which talks about how unique a special lady was to him and the need to let her know how much he  cherishes her. Yaw Dynamight gets inspiration from a lot of things; his  personal life, observation and also looking up to personalities within the entertainment industry .

Even though he is new on the music scene, Yaw Dynamight dreams of impacting the whole of Africa with his brand of Afro beats as he is ready to learn and work hard to become an household name  in the next 2 years in Africa. It must be noted that Yaw Dynamite is keen on achieving his dream or else would stop doing music and concentrate on something else.

Friday, February 22, 2019

Berla Mundi Inks Partnership Deal With JobbermanGhana For her B.You Campus Tour

Award-winning Ghanaian media personality, Berla Mundi, has signed a partnership deal with Ghana’s leading recruitment agency, Jobberman Ghana for her her B.You Campus tour.

Jobberman Ghana would be providing career training, and up to three months of internship opportunities for some of the young ladies who would be attending the tour, whiles catering to some alumni by making available opportunities for job placements.

This is in line with the media personality’s commitment to providing opportunities to Ghana’s youth by organizing scholarships, internships, job opportunities, and angel financing for new businesses through the B.You Project, which by the way, is a mentorship and career guidance campaign aimed at interacting with, and providing career guidance and skills training opportunities for many young, talented and industrious females in various tertiary institutions across the country.

Just In : Quincy Jones And T.I To Visit Ghana This Year

Celebrated American producer, Quincy Jones and rapper T.I are heading to Ghana this year.

Quincy Jones will be in the West African country "Ghana" in December as part of the ‘Year of Return’ initiative by the Ministry of Tourism. A movement aimed at reuniting the global African diaspora as well as to commemorate 400 years since Africans were first shipped to the Americas to work as slaves, in what is known as the most egregious chapter in the history of the continent.

Also American rapper and actor, Clifford Joseph Harris Jr. better known as T.I will be in the country in March for a vacation & to shoot scenes for his Television series "T.I. & Tiny Friends & Family Hustle" .

Persons with knowledge of the visit tell Cypress Ghana, the visit is to promote tourism, and to find out more about the growth of African music and culture in the United States of America.

This was made known by Minister of Tourism, Culture and Arts, Hon. Catherine Afeku on Accra-based Kasapa 102.5FM on the sidelines of the State of the Nation Adress, currently being delivered by Ghana’s president, Nana Addo Danquah Akufo Addo to parliament.

Already, the likes of Naomi Campbell, Boris Kodjoe, Idris Elba, Bozoma St John, Edward Enninful, Anthony Anderson, EBRO among others have made the all important trip to the country for the " Full Circle Festival" and more people are expected in what many predict will be a mass exodus back to the motherland. In fact, next week, 85 prominent Americans are scheduled to visit Ghana next week as part of the “Year of Return.” initiative.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Thrilling Programmes Lined-up To End February On GOtv

From Thursday, 21 February till Thursday, 28 February, GOtv subscriber’s country will have access to the best of movies, telenovelas, kiddies, documentaries and general entertainment programmes.

Ghana’s foremost digital terrestrial television network, GOtv, has revealed an exciting programme schedule as the month of February winds down.

Movies such as Think like a Man (showing on February 23 at 7 pm on BET) and Tyler Perry’s Diary of a Mad Black Woman (showing on February 24 at 7 pm on BET) will bring the month to a close for movie buffs.

For fans of soap-operas, a lot of intrigues, passion and romance is available on Married Again (weekdays at 8 pm on Zee World), Gangaa (weekdays at 7 pm on Zee World), Lord of the Skies (showing on February 21 at 9 pm on Telemundo) and Season 4 of Woman of Steel (showing on February 25 at 8 pm on Telemundo).

Lovers of musical drama will have their fill with Season 3 of Star, which continues as three talented singers, desperate for a new start and with ambitions of stardom navigate the cut-throat world of music business on their road to success (showing on Feb. 21 at 6:45 pm on Fox).

Revealed : Lydia Forson Was The Only Celebrity Present At My First Album Launch – Stonebwoy

Livingstone Este Satekla stage name Stoneybwoy on Efie Kwanso a drive time show hosted by Jerry Justice on the air waves of Adom106.3fm, reveals Ghana’s versatile actress and socialist Lydia Forson was the only celebrity present at his first album launch.

Rated on the global music scene as one of the best reggae dancehall exports from Africa, The multiple award winner expressed his happiness in seeing the actress by saying “Seeing her got me inspired and that  alone got me to understand  my works and brand is actually getting the attention it deserves.

The CEO of Burniton Music Group letting the skeletons out of his Carboard by rending an account of his music journey on the drive time show, Mentioned  the likes of Buk Bak , MzBel , VIP, Obrafour. Samini, Tripple M and many more where people he looked up and seeing their success story inspired his musical journey.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

MOTW Preview: Bournemouth vs Wolves

Wolves take on Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium on Saturday in the Premier League at 3 o’clock as the two face off for the second time this season live on KFS.

The away team could go within eight points of sixth place if they find the win here, while Bournemouth have the opportunity to close the gap on their opponents to just three points if they earn victory.

Having won just two of their last five matches and losing the other three, results have been disappointing in recent weeks for Bournemouth. After a loss at Goodison Park versus Everton, they bounced back with successive victories against West Ham and Chelsea, keeping a clean sheet in both ties and netting six times themselves.

Despite a hugely positive 4-0 thrashing of Sarri’s side, Bournemouth subsequently suffered a defeat at the hands of Cardiff City, which was then succeeded by a second loss in a row at Anfield as the title challengers, Liverpool, scored three timed to no reply.

It’s A Privilege To Win VGMA @20 Logo Contest - Designer Henry Ghansah

Lead creative designer at Anvil, Henry Ghansah has been declared winner of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) logo contest created in honour of its upcoming 20th edition.

“As a designer this is one thing that brings you fulfilment, that is, to be the eye behind Ghana’s biggest music awards 20 years identity” – Mr. Henry Ghansah on how he felt when he was announced the winner of the VGMA logo contest.

Henry Ghansah is a major force behind many successful brands and designs such as GlitzAfrica magazine, Viva Boutique, Christie Brown, Oak Plaza, Ecobank, SO Aesthetic, Blank Magazine, MuseAfrica, 3Music and Rave media Group, just to list a few.

Henry beat over twenty designers to win this year’s VGMA 20th edition logo competition.

Henry as a lead creative at Anvil creates the very best of tailored and bespoke designs for all from corporate to personal branding.

Vodafone Joins Stanbic Jazz Train For 3rd Time In A Row

Vodafone Ghana is, for the third time running, partnering Stanbic Bank as it prepares to celebrate a season of quality jazz music in the country.

Within a period of six years, this event has become established in the Ghanaian society and every passing year takes the celebration to a higher pedestal of excellence.

Globally acclaimed artistes such as Gerald Albright, Bob James, Richard Bona and Earl Klugh, have all graced this platform and given customers and stakeholders moments to relish.

This year's event is scheduled to take place at the Labadi Beach Hotel and Fantasy Dome from February 28 – March 2nd on the theme: “Nostalgia." Celebrated musicians including UB40, Salif Keita and Richard Bona are headline performers for this year’s event.

Yolanda Cuba, Chief Executive of Vodafone Ghana said:

“This partnership is more than jazz. It is a relationship that continues to reflect what it means to excite, appreciate and empower our customers beyond our core strengths. We remain grateful to Stanbic Bank for choosing us for the third time. We look forward to subsequent associations to thrill our customers and stakeholders.”

Highly Spiritual Music To Outdoor Akosua Owusua With New Music

Ghanaian based London gospel artiste AKosua Owusua has mentioned that she believes God will use her to change a lot of people.

The inspirational singer describes her kind of music as a soul uplifting and motivating.

“I use my music to touch the souls of people, I believe that people should be able to believe and have faith in God and life knowing that regardless of what life throws at you, there is hope”-Akosua explained her kind of music.

AKOSUA is about to drop her debut single produced by award winning producer Kaywa.

Mimlife Records New Act‘ Mista Myles’ Drops New Banger

Year in year out, we are always introduced to new sounds and new acts.

The latest person on the radar is the vocal sensation Prince Doodo which the stage name Mista Myles.

Discovered by Mimlife Records, Mista Myles is a wonderful vocalist with versatile singing abilities.

Mista Myles is wasting no time in making a huge statement this year as he drops his “African Girl” song.

He delves into different genres from Afropop, Hiplife, highlife , hiphop just to mention a few.

Crunch La Liga Fixtures To Be Broadcast On DStv, GOtv

A bumper weekend awaits fans of the prestigious LaLiga, the top tier of Spanish football, as matches involving league leaders and defending champions, Barcelona; title chasers, Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid, as well as other encounters will be broadcast live exclusively to DStv Premium, DStv Compact Plus, DStv Compact and GOtv MAX subscribers.

Barcelona, encouraged by their hard-earned 1-0 victory over  Valladolid last weekend, travel to the south of Spain to confront Sevilla who, at a stage this season, topped the table. Sevilla’s title aspirations have since floundered and they currently lie fourth.

They slumped to a 3-0 defeat in the hands of relegation threatened Villareal last weekend and will be occupied by the thought how to shut out an in-form Lionel Messi from adding to his  22 goals. The match will be live at 4.15pm on Saturday on SuperSport 7 and SuperSport Select 4.

GOtv Unveils Thrilling Programme Line-up To End February

GOtv, the country’s leading terrestrial pay television operator, has unveiled an exciting programme schedule for its subscribers as the month of February winds down.

From Thursday, 21 February till Thursday, 28 February, GOtv subscribers will have access to the best of movies, telenovelas, kiddies, documentaries and general entertainment programmes.

Movies such as Think like a Man (showing on February 23 at 7 pm on BET) and Tyler Perry’s Diary of a Mad Black Woman (showing on February 24 at 7 pm on BET) will bring the month to a close for movie buffs.

For fans of soap-operas, a lot of intrigues, passion and romance is available on Married Again (weekdays at 9 pm on Zee World), Gangaa (weekdays at 8 pm on Zee World), Lord of the Skies (showing on February 21 at 10 pm on Telemundo) and Season 4 of Woman of Steel (showing on February 25 at 9 pm on Telemundo).

Henry Ghansah Wins VGMA@20 Logo Contest

Henry Ghansah has emerged as the ultimate winner of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) 2019 logo competition.

This follows careful delibrations with respect to the submissions for consideration in the logo competition of the 20th Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, the VGMA Brands Team.

According to Charterhouse Ghana, Mr Ghansah‘s creative work was adopted by considering the Event and Sponsors’ brand requirements.

Other areas that the team considered include its flexibility of use, aesthetic appeal, etc.

The need for the anniversary logo of the VGMA 2019 became necessary after to specially commemorate the 20 edition of Ghana’s top-most music award ceremony.

The same logo has been rendered into three (3) models.

'Waakye Guy Guy' Sponsors Araba Sey & Celebrity Friends Mountain Hike On Saturday, February 23

'Waakye Guy Guy', a Ghanaian food delivery company is sponsoring Award-winning Model Araba Sey and her celebrity friends mountain hike on Saturday, February 23.

The company will provide their delicious food to patrons of the hike in this month of love .

"Araba Sey's mountain hike with her celebrity friends is a great initiative and we are glad to be a part of it. Staying fit is the motivation for success, and a path that everyone should embark on.

I believe the initiative has the potential to become a global brand, and one that would make Ghana proud." Says Mr. Remy-Tay Chris, CEO Of GuyGuy Foods

Call their hotlines on 0575220220/0244622565 or WhatsApp them on 0244622565 to make your order now.

The exciting, adventurous and educative fun trip to the highest mountains in Ghana - Afadja.

Sean Paul And Stefflon Don Take A Shot And Wine


Multi-platinum selling, award winning dancehall artiste Sean Paul has released the visuals for his stimulating dance single Shot And Wine with Jamaican-British artiste Stefflon Don.

With the lyric video accumulating over 2.9 million views, the official music video has already received over 73,000 views only hours after its Friday, February 15 release on Youtube.

Shot And Wine weaves a vibrant hook and hard-hitting lyrics highlighted along a thumping beat produced by Banx & Ranx and Shakka. The flexibility of Stefflon’s delivery and Sean’s pace-making lyrics make the track easily a dance hit for the year.

On the track, Stefflon Don asks her male counterpart to “tek time”, while Sean Paul asks his partner to pull off some impressive splits, dips, flips, while moving her hips. The lyrics show off the 50 Shades of versatile in the Jamaican acts; as the beat gets more intense, so too do the lyrics.

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