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Darkovibes reveals how he got Davido on 'Je m’appelle'

Ghana Web 15 Oct 2021
Speaking in an interview with Doctar Cann on the Ayekoo After-Drive Show which is aired on Happy98.9FM, he first stated that he chose Davido for the song because the musician is a big man and someone who appreciates African music a lot.
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Dr. Michael K. Obeng to be bestowed the ‘International Man of the Year’ at The Hollywood & African Prestigious Awards

Ghana Web 12 Oct 2021
Obeng, will be honored at this year’s Hollywood & African Prestigious Awards (HAPAwards) as the ‘International Man of the Year... The ‘Awards’ helps promote creativity, spotlights rich African heritage, exhibits unique talents, and honors outstanding individuals across the films, music, comedy, fashion, and social media industries.”.
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US-based Ghanaian surgeon to be bestowed the ‘International Man of the Year’ at The Hollywood ...

Joy Online 11 Oct 2021
The ‘Awards’ helps promote creativity, spotlights rich African heritage, exhibits unique talents and honours outstanding individuals across the films, music, comedy, fashion and social media industries.” ... The Hollywood & African Prestigious Awards (HAPAwards) are United States of ...
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Spotify amplifies Moroccan rap, hip hop music

The New Arab 23 Sep 2021
Spotify said it's “committed to amplifying” Moroccan rap and hip-hop with the revamp of a successful playlist featuring musical talent in the North African country ... It is hoped that this promotion will break down linguistic and cultural barriers to ensure international recognition for Moroccan talent, said newspaper Morocco World News ....
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Longford ready for African carnival for Culture Night

RTE 16 Sep 2021
In Longford, there will be no shortage of talent on show as the town hosts its first-ever African Music Carnival ... Ama Millieir is performing at the African Music Carnival. Born in Nigeria but raised in Longford, Ama started recording music at 15 ... ‘‘We hope this will be the first of many - and not just African - music festivals.
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Nasty C makes history with third BET Hip Hop Awards nomination

Independent online (SA) 15 Sep 2021
South African rapper Nasty C has made history by receiving a nomination at the upcoming BET Hip Hop Awards for the third time ... academy of esteemed music industry insiders ... “The inclusion of international talent is a testament to the powerful impact of music and culture, globally.
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Application window open for Worcester Arts Council grants

Worcester Telegram 14 Sep 2021
The Worcester Arts Council is now accepting grant applications for its FY22 funding cycle. The deadline to apply is Oct. 15 ... Creative Hub Aurora Gallery ($5,000); Crocodile River Music. Worcester's Got African Talent Digital Edition ($5,000); Girls Inc ... Great African-American Composers ($5,000); and Worcester Youth Center Mural Project ($5,000) ... on Zoom.
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Introducing Willie XO: UK Afrobeats singer with a heart for people

Business Day Online 10 Sep 2021
It is clear as day that the artiste, one who recognises that a new musical dawn is upon us, is positioning himself to be one of the outstanding talents shaping the new African sound ... African music industry getting global recognition & Samprincepowers ... with latest musical trends.
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Ace musician, Mr Eazi sets up Zagadat Capital, invests in PawaPay’s $9m seed funding

Business Day Online 10 Sep 2021
Oluwatosin Ajibade, popularly known as Mr Eazi, is contributing to the African technology economy by investing in its growth ... Read also. AfricaWorks – Making Great Strides In Expansion Towards Unlocking Africa’s Business Growth Potentials ... In 2020, he raised $20 million for his Africa Music Fund (AMF) to invest in the careers of African music talents.
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Feli Nuna drops new single ‘Anadwo’

Ghana Web 10 Sep 2021
Feli Nuna is one of the best talented African descendants who have been making waves locally and internationally with every single song.
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Trigmatic pays courtesy call on Ghana’s Ambassador to South Africa

Ghana Web 08 Sep 2021
As part of a series of activities which include judging pan African music talent show AMAZING VOICES AFRICA, Trigmatic and his team used the occasion to ...
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Tresor honoured to feature on Drake’s new album 'Certified Lover Boy'

Independent online (SA) 03 Sep 2021
“The song was done at our @Jacquelmusicgroup studios here in Johannesburg, with production contribution from one of our talents @Batundimusic 💫. “I started this company with a vision to take distinct African music to the world and it’s truly a great feeling to see the vision coming alive.
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Triller launches specially-curated playlist for African followers

Business Day Online 27 Aug 2021
AI-powered music video app and talent discovery platform, Triller, has launched Pan African and localised country playlists specifically curated for fans in Africa ... African music industry getting global recognition – Samprincepowers ... African music through a new wave of stars.
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KiDi, Asakaa Boys, Wendy Shay, others billed for 2021 Ghana to the World: New Era ...

Joy Online 24 Aug 2021
The world’s top Afrobeat/African talent billed for the mega-concert are Kidi, Ova Wise, Yaw Tog, and Kweku Smoke ... talent ... The New Era Concert goes beyond a normal musical show with patrons feeling the synergy as family members rooted under the umbrella of African music.
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KiDi, Kofi Jamar, Wendy Shay, other top acts billed for Ghana to the World Concert in U.S

Ghana Web 24 Aug 2021
The world’s top Afrobeat/African talent billed for the mega-concert are Kidi, Ova Wise, Yaw Tog, and Kweku Smoke ... talent ... The New Era Concert goes beyond a normal musical show with patrons feeling the synergy as family members rooted under the umbrella of African music.
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