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Diddy faces new sexual assault case
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Diddy faces new sexual assault case

Embattled rapper Sean "Diddy" Combs is facing another sexual assault case after a woman came forward with fresh accusations against him. The complaint filed in New York by former porn star Adria English is the latest of several lawsuits filed against the star in recent months. Mr Combs, who is one of rap's most successful moguls, has consistently denied all allegations of sexual assault and physical abuse, including the latest ones. The star is now reportedly also the subject of a federal criminal investigation, though there is no sign any charges are imminent, according to NBC News. Mr Combs's legal woes have mounted after accusations made by ex-girlfriend Cassandra "Cassie" Ventura in November. Earlier this year, he apologised after footage came to light that showed ...
Burna Boy Equals Wizkid’s 1bn Streams
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Burna Boy Equals Wizkid’s 1bn Streams

Burna Boy, Wizkid Nigerian singer, Damini Ogulu, popularly known as Burna Boy, has officially surpassed one billion streams in the United Kingdom. The ‘African Giant’ crooner was presented with a BRIT plaque at his sold-out show at the London Stadium on Saturday night, in recognition of the feat. With this achievement, Burna Boy joins his compatriot Wizkid as the only African artistes to earn over a billion streams in the United Kingdom. This milestone highlights the growing global influence of Afrobeats and the exceptional talent coming from Nigeria. In addition to this remarkable achievement, Burna Boy also holds the record for the highest-peaking African album on the UK chart. His sixth studio album, ‘Love, Damini,’ topped the chart in July 2022, cementing his statu...
Samini Thrills At Ghana Football Awards
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Samini Thrills At Ghana Football Awards

Samini Legendary musician, Samini, thrilled audience at the 2024 Ghana Football Awards ceremony, which was held at the Grand Arena of the Accra International Conference Centre on Saturday, June 29, 2024. Samini graced the occasion with a pulsating and electrifying performance to the admiration of all, performing with a live band of some of his monster hits, including ‘Obaa’ and ‘My Own.’ He had the audience on their feet, singing and dancing along to his songs and adding to the night’s vibrant atmosphere. The exciting event honoured the remarkable achievements and contributions of football players, coaches, administrators, and other key stakeholders in Ghana. The Ghana Football Awards continues to celebrate excellence in Ghanaian football, recognising the dedication...
35 years of dedicated service: Isaac Annoh in ‘Final Concert’ at National Theater July 11 
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35 years of dedicated service: Isaac Annoh in ‘Final Concert’ at National Theater July 11 

After 35 years of dedicated service at the National Theatre of Ghana, Mr Isaac Annoh, Director of Music, National Symphony Orchestra, is bowing out with a final musical concert slated for Thursday, July 11, 2024.  The main auditorium of the Theatre will open at 7pm as the music connoisseur leads his team in a variety of gospel, western classical, and hip-life renditions, to officially sign off in style.   Having led in his current rank for the past 16 years, Mr Annoh reflects on his journey with satisfaction and gratitude despite the bumpy road he had to maneuver occasionally.   Interacting with Ghana News Agency ahead of the concert, the vibrant instructor recalled joining the National Symphony Orchestra as a cellist (a person who plays the cello—a strin...
Chris Attoh’s Foundation extends support to Genesis School
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Chris Attoh’s Foundation extends support to Genesis School

Chris Attoh Foundation, Non-Governmental Organisation has donated items to support for the Genesis School, an educational institution dedicated to providing free education to underprivileged children within Jamestown in Accra. The Foundation presented bags of rice, stationaries, gallons of cooking oil, washing and cleaning detergents, canned tomatoes, drinks, biscuits, among others. In his remarks, renowned actor and philanthropist Chris Attoh said the Foundation appears to be a charitable organization focused on helping people in need. He emphasised the importance of kindness, love, and looking out for each other. The primary focus of the foundation is to support those in need. According to him, the aim is to be flexible in our approach, not confining itself to a specific ca...
Unveiling YawGyamfi, and JoeRich: Two Young Music Talents Set To Make Their Mark On The Ghanaian Music Scene
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Unveiling YawGyamfi, and JoeRich: Two Young Music Talents Set To Make Their Mark On The Ghanaian Music Scene

Two highly-gifted young musicians, YawGyamfi, JoeRich, have officially announced their presence onto the Ghanaian music scene, promising to the take the country's music industry to a higher height with truly captivating songs. At their official unveiling at Kata Garden Bistro at Dzorwulu in Accra on Wednesday, June 26, 2024, YawGyamfi, and JoeRich proved beyond reasonable doubt that they are not in to just be releasing songs, but proved themselves to be artists that Ghanaians and indeed the world should watch keenly, with their sound and music style that's certain to leave lasting impressions on audiences both in Ghana and around the globe. With their inspiration and profound passion for great music as their driving force, YawGyamfi and JoeRich are all set to carve out their own ill...
Gambo features American rapper Jim Jones in ‘Drip’ remix video 
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Gambo features American rapper Jim Jones in ‘Drip’ remix video 

Award-winning American rapper, Jim Jones has been featured in the music video of Ghanaian rap sensation Bashir Annan, popularly known as Gambo.   The remix of Gambo's 'Drip' music video has been one of the most-talked about music projects considering the Ghanaian cultural value its showcases.   Jim Jones appeared in the music video dressed in a kente costume symbolising Ghanaian royalty, accessorized with dazzling beads and a fine-looking crown.  The music, shot in the USA, saw Jim Jones costumed as a Ghanaian king, alongside Ghanaian rappers Gambo and Ayigbe Edem, and a group of white and black women dressed in exquisite Ghanaian costumes.    Jim Jones was not only excellent in contributing to 'Drip Remix' lyrically, but his dress style was a perfect fit for ma...
Gambo set to Release an Afro Hip Hop EP on the 28th of June
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Gambo set to Release an Afro Hip Hop EP on the 28th of June

Building on his so far illustrious and internationally acclaimed music career, Ghanaian award-winning musician, Bashir Annan, famously known as Gambo, is set to release yet another Extended Play (EP). The upcoming EP titled: One More Bullet (1MB) is an Afro Hip Hop project paying glowing tribute to the 50th anniversary of Hip Hop and the influence the genre has made on his music. (Pre save the link below for exclusive preview ) https://gambomusic.ffm.to/drip_remix_jimjones_edem The 1MB EP is a perfect delight of top international features and also a classic follow up to Gambo’s highly successful maiden EP, 'New Era.' Featuring on the 1MB EP is the gifted and legendary American musician, Jim Jones. Gambo quite superbly recruited Jim Jones services on the remix of his most ...
‘A Country Called Ghana’ Grabs Nomination For 2024 Nollywood Film Festival In Germany
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‘A Country Called Ghana’ Grabs Nomination For 2024 Nollywood Film Festival In Germany

Ghanaian actor and musician, Kwadwo Nkansah, popularly known as Lil Win’s latest movie titled ‘A Country Called Ghana’ has gained a nomination and is scheduled to be screened at the 2024 Nollywood Film Festival in Germany. The movie which was directed by Frank Fiifi Ghabin and Executively directed by Kwadwo Nkansah Lil win, is a Ghana-Nigeria collaboration, that sees some of the finest actors and actresses from the two countries to entertain and educate movie lovers about the need to preserve their heritage. The movie project features Ramsey Nouah, Charles Awurum, and Victor Osuagwu, popularly known as ‘Awilo Sharp Sharp,’ Paa George, and Sweet Mimi, among others. ‘A Country Called Ghana’ aims to get a slot on Netflix and gain recognition globally, being nominated and screene...
Africa Grammy’s Is Good News For Ghanaian  Musicians – Kobe
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Africa Grammy’s Is Good News For Ghanaian  Musicians – Kobe

Ghanaian businessman and music producer, Opoku Oppong Kwabena, widely known as Kobe, has averred that the establishment of Grammy Africa presents a great opportunity for Ghanaian musician to win the coveted award.Speaking in an interview, the Tokyo-based entrepreneur argued that holding an African version of the Grammy’s will afford Ghanaian musicians opportunity to submit more tracks as the awards will be tailored for the African sector. He expressed disapproval of opinions that the holding an African exclusive Grammy’s will deprive the scheme of the honor and prestige that comes with it. Viewing it from the business and opportunity perspective, Kobe noted that bringing the Grammy to Africa will open doors for industries in the hospitality and creative arts sectors. “We can ...