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Econet Media’s Kwesé and iflix Deepen Partnership

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Kwesé and iflix partner to strengthen SVOD service in sub-Saharan Africa

iflix, the world’s leading entertainment service for emerging markets, and Econet Media’s pan-African media company, Kwesé, are thrilled to announce an expansion of their ground-breaking partnership in sub-Saharan Africa.

Edem fights for royalties for musicians

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Many industry players have complained about being denied royalties to help them seek medical assistance and also fend for their families.

 Hip hop Musician, Denning Edem Hotor, known in the music industry as Edem has called for royalties for musicians.

Ebony Reigns Will Live Forever- Bullet

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The Chief Executive Officer of Ruff Town Records and manager of the late Dancehall artiste, Ebony Reigns, has assured fans of the late artiste that she will live forever.

Shatta Wale 'punches' Ghana media over Ebony's death

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According to Shatta Wale, the media never supported Ebony when she was alive, but rather condemned her for her provocative dressing style.

Outspoken Dancehall Artiste, Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jr., also known as Shatta Wale, has slighted the media fraternity over the death of fellow Dancehall Artiste, Priscilla Opuku-kwarteng, popularly known as Ebony Reigns.

Africa’s young artists called to ‘Give art life’ and enter 2018 L’Atelier art competition-Traditional African Art-Oil Painting: Rejeena Niaz.

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This inspiring theme of the 2018 competition reflects the idea that the prestigious L’Atelier gives African contemporary art, and the talent behind it, a platform to thrive.

For thousands of artists across Africa whose creativity is their livelihood, art gives life. Now, the continent’s flagship visual arts competition for emerging artists, L’Atelier, is asking these artists to ‘Give art life’ as it calls for entries into this year’s contest.

Guangzhou Automobile Company (GAC Motor) Secures Exclusive Rights for the Second Season of FORBES AFRICA: My Worst Day with Peace Hyde

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The show has one of the highest viewerships on the Pan-African business channel CNBC Africa.

Guangzhou Automobile Company (GAC Motor), one of the top five biggest Chinese automobile manufacturers, has secured the exclusive rights for the flagship FORBES AFRICA television show, My Worst Day with Peace Hyde.

Beverly Afaglo Baah

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The world of show business and relationships can sometimes be like oil and water; they do not blend well at all. The demands on the time of celebrities can put a strain on their relationships, a big reason why many, especially female celebrities push marriage and babies into the background.

For an industry which doesn’t favour young artistes, it’s always great to gain attention in the mainstream and Afrobeats artiste, King Promise can’t be thankful enough for the favour 2017 brought him.

African Heritage Art Festival set for early 2018

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Plans are far underway for the kickoff of the maiden edition of the African Heritage Art Festival in early 2018.

File image - Contestants await the results after competing in the swimsuit component of the 97th Miss America Competition in Atlantic City, New Jersey, U.S., September 10, 2017. Reuters photo.

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Sam Haskell’s resignation as executive chairman and chief executive of the Miss America Organization was accompanied by the departure of the organization’s president, the chairman of the board and a board member.

Samini calls for the arrest of boys who raped girl and shared video on social media

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Popular Dancehall Artiste, Samini, has added his voice to the call for law enforcement agencies to arrest the boys who took turns to rape a girl in a video that trended on some major Ghanaian media websites, and popular social media sites like Facebook and WhatsApp.

Tic-Tac vacates live interview on GHOne TV

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Veteran Hiplife musician, Nana Kweku Duah, popularly known as Tic-Tac, stunned viewers when he decided to walk off an interview on GHOne in protest of Shatta Wale's video being aired during the interview instead of his.

My bodyguard I slapped is a loyal soldier – Shatta Wale

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Dancehall artiste, Charles Nii Armah Mensah, also known as Shatta Wale in a Facebook live video posted on his timeline has calmed the nerves of his followers by claiming that his bodyguard he slapped at the just ended S-Concert held at the Ohene Djan Sports Stadium is still loyal to him.

2017 S-Concert - Backstage issues and apology

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At the 2017 edition of the annual S Concert event, some of our announced acts were not able to perform.

The singles I release are to keep the 4X4 brand alive - Captain Planet

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Captain Planet, a member of the Hiplife music trio, 4X4, in an interview on Peace FM's Peace Party Mix, has broken his silence on the perceived public perception that he has gone solo by revealing that he only releases his singles to keep the 4x4 brand alive.

Sorry to my fans for not performing - Samini

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Dancehall artiste, Emmanuel Andrew Samini, known in showbiz industry as Samini has in a video posted on instagram apologized profusely to his fans for not performing at the just ended 4th Edition S-Concert held on Friday at the Ohene Djan Sports Stadium.

roducer Russell Simmons take part in an "I am Muslim Too" rally in Times Square Manhattan, New York, U.S. February 19, 2017. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/File Photo

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Music producer Russell Simmons said on Thursday he was stepping down from his fashion and production businesses after a screenwriter said in a column in the Hollywood Reporter that Simmons sexually assaulted her in 1991.

Dancahall Diva, Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng, known in the music industry as Ebony Reigns.

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Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng, known in the music industry as Ebony Reigns, says Ghanaians will very soon get used to her provocative way of dressing.

Kwabena Kwabena not my lover – Frema

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Highlife singer, Kwabena Kwabena and controversy seem to be bedfellows especially where his relationships are concerned.

Kwaku Sakyi Addo is Board Chairman of NCA

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Written By Francis Doku - There are currently 117 television stations in Ghana. Or rather, to put it in perspective, 117 entities have been authorised by the National Communications Authority to operate television stations.

Grammy award is a done deal — Blakk Rasta

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Although Reggae artiste, Blakk Rasta, is yet to be nominated for a Grammy award, the Barack Obama hitmaker says winning a Grammy award is a done deal.

Netflix Dumps Kevin Spacey From 'House Of Cards' Amid Harassment Complaints

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Amid sexual harassment complaints against Kevin Spacey, Netflix says it has ended its association with the actor on the TV series House of Cards and the film Gore.

Sista Afia - Obi Boy (Prod By Slo Deezy)

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Sista Afia brings to us her version of Captain Planet's "Obi Girl" which was released days ago.

Godwynn Premieres latest single Monalisa

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As promised earlier, GodWynn has finally premiered his latest single.

Michael Dapaah (Big Shaq) releases 'Man's Not Hot' video

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His ‘Fire in the Booth’ freestyle on BBC 1Xtra grabbed world attention. His funny lines became an instant rhyme for many.

Lupita Nyong'o accuses Harvey Weinstein of harassment

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Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o has accused movie mogul Harvey Weinstein of harassment.

Ghanaians will reject you soon - Atom Reloaded warns Patapaa

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The Ye Wo Krom hitmaker, Atom Reloaded has come out to caution Patapaa over his One Corner tune, which is undoubtedly the most popular song in Ghana at the moment.

I charge $15,000 per movie – Majid Michel

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Renowned Ghanaian actor, Majid Michel, says he charges not less than $15,000 for his movie roles.

Obuor is ‘chopping’ our money – Akoo Nana

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Ghanaian musician, Akoo Nana, has accused the President of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA), Bice Osei Kuffour, known in the music industry as Obuor, of embezzling funds meant for musicians.

Chris Attoh (L) with former wife, Damilola Adegbite. Photo credit – nigeriafilms

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Talented Ghanaian actor and media personality, Chris Attoh, has finally opened up, and dispelled rumours surrounding the breakup of his marriage to Nigerian actress, Damilola Adegbite.

Underrated songs usually become "hit songs" - GodWynn tells Patapaa

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GodWynn has trashed reports circulating that "One Corner" by Patapaa is a senseless music.

Media practitioner and CEO of Nineteen57 Clothing line, Kofi Okyere Darko, also known in the media space as KOD has in a telephone interview with Akwesi Aboagye on Peace FM's Entertainment Review programme asked the musician union of Ghana (MUSIGA) to account for the GHS 2M that was given to the union by the previous government.

GHS 2M Given By Government Was Not Just For Research - Obuor. Photo credit - myjoyonline

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The President of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA), Mr. Bice Osei Kuffour, has explained that the GH2M that was given to the union was not solely for research as being touted in the media.

Photos - Bisa Kdei entertains London at Mr Eazi's "Life Is Eazi" culture fest

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Multiple award winning Ghanaian musician Bisa Kdei has once again thrilled the city of London with another amazing performance.

I don't see music as a business; it is a ministry - Joe Mettle

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Talented gospel musician, and reigning 2016 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards Artiste of the year, Joe Mettle, has in an exclusive interview with Lexis Bill on Joy FM's Personality Profile show, stated that he sees his music career as a ministry and not a business.

Bisa Kdei's "Brother Brother" is big in Nigeria - Adenkule Gold confesses

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This article is supported with facts so before judging, make sure you read to the end and understand well. Firstly, it seems Ghanaian music is paving way into the Nigerian market once again.

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