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Ghana Music Week 2016 to be Launch London, this August
Ghana Music

With the main goal of creating the biggest platform in the UK to market Ghanaian music and tourism to the world; as well as attracting tourist traffic to Ghana for the main annual Ghana Music Week Festival next March, the first Ghana Music Week-UK, would be launched this August. The Official Media Launch of GMW-UK 2016 would be held at the Conference Hall of the Ghana High Commission, 13 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PN, in the first week of August...

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Wednesday, 29 June 2016
MUSIGA to Record Peace Song for Election 2016
Ghana Music

They make their living creating music to make the masses happy and there cannot be work and income for them in times of chaos and violence. That’s one of the key reasons why musicians in Ghana, under the wings of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA), have often preached peace during general elections. To give the campaign some celebrity status, the union is at the last stages of producing an all-star song which it believes would help the general populace...

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Saturday, 28 May 2016
Nadia Buari has been unveiled as a brand ambassador for Golden Movie Awards
Ghana Movies

Actress Nadia Buari has been unveiled as a brand ambassador for the 2016 edition of the Golden Movie Awards. The announcement was made Tuesday during the launch of the awards at the Tang Palace Hotel in Accra where the nominations were also released. According to NMJ Ghana, organisers of the award, it believes in brand association, which is one of the fundamental drivers of Golden Movie Awards values including resilience, transparency and service which is guiding in the awards organisation....

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Thursday, 26 May 2016
Ghana Music Week Festival Comes to Guba Greenwich EXPO, UK
Industry News

Ghana Music Week (GMW), a festival held annually in Ghana in March each year, will be exhibiting at the 2016 GUBA Greenwich Expo in London this weekend. The 3-day GUBA Greenwich Expo 2016, which is in partnership with the Royal Borough of Greenwich, is a platform to showcase an array of progressive and unique Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs) of African descent in the UK. It is scheduled to take place from 20th – 21st May 2016 at the Charlton...

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Thursday, 19 May 2016
MUSIGA To Hold Regional Elections in  May
Industry News

The Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) has announced the opening of nominations for its regional elections nationwide. The elections are due to run between May 26 and July 30. Nominations can be filed from Tuesday, April 19 to May 10. Contestants for the various positions are to pay the following filing fees: 1. Chairman – GHC 300.00 2. Vice Chairman – GHC 250.00 3. Secretary – GHC 200.00 4. Welfare Officer – GHC 150.00 5. Treasurer – GHC 150.00 6....

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Friday, 22 April 2016
10 business benefits of social media you need to Know
Industry News

Mr. A followed you, Mrs.B liked your post, Ms. C commented on your picture, Dr. D retweeted your tweet; has become the order of the day in the 21st century. The influence of social media in our personal lives can never be underestimated. The impact is so immense that for some people, it has become an addiction and for many others a daily routine. However, social media is more useful than we sometimes believe it is. Many businesses have now...

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Thursday, 21 April 2016
Rambles from Kumawood – I intentionally boycotted the Kumawood Awards – Lil Win
Industry News

Kumawood favorite icon, Kwadwo Nkansah popularly known as Lil Win, has unleashed his anger on organisers of Kumawood and AKoben Film Festival (KAFF) Awards. He descended heavily on the CEO Samuel Darko for showing gross disrespect to showbiz icons that he uses to market his awards events. The Kumawood star disclosed that the CEO of KAFF Awards, Samuel Darko, has consistently demonstrated that he doesn’t respect artists, adding that KAFF Awards is based on the personal interest of the organisers....

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Saturday, 30 January 2016
Hate or Truth? – VGMA Board Should Not Nominate Shatta Wale – Kwasi Aboagye
Entertainment News

Popular entertainment-political host, Kwasi Aboagye, has strongly added his voice to the huge debate in the entertainment industry – whether or not the board of Ghana Music Award should nominate Shatta Wale for this year’s edition of the award scheme. According to the Peace FM Entertainment Review host, what he has realized over the years is that Shatta wale is not consistent. One moment he says one thing, the next moment he says otherwise – contracting what he said earlier....

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Wednesday, 20 January 2016
Photos: Uturn – Shatta Submit VGMA Forms to Charter House
Entertainment News & Gossip

–Shatta Wale was accompanied by his management team –He was also accompanied by Film producer Socrate Sarfo –He has previously said his Work should not be Nominated for the Award –He is Battling a case in Court with Organizers of the Awards Despite legal battle with Chatterhouse — the organisers of the annual Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, Shatta Wale has filed his nomination entry for the 17th edition of the awards ceremony. Shatta Wale was accompanied by some members of...

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Wednesday, 13 January 2016
Vodafone Ghana Music Awards #VGMA Calls for Nominations
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Vodafone Ghana Music Awards Organizers Charter House have Announce to all Musicians, Music Industry Practitioners and the general public that Nominations are open and people can submit works they deem to be good to win award this year to charter house for consideration. The Press Release unedited The 17TH Vodafone Ghana Music Awards Festival Charterhouse Productions Limited, organizers of the annual Vodafone Ghana Music Awards Festival is elated to announce to musicians, music industry practitioners and members of the general...

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Friday, 01 January 2016