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June is Ghana Music Month with Vodafone Ghana Music Awards

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It’s the final lap of the VGMA Festival and five (5) exciting activities have been earmarked to heighten the VGMA experience in the music month of June. The journey promises to be exciting, ready?

 

VGMA Xperience Concert

Curated from a cross section of VGMA22 nominees, the VGMAs present a live-performed musical experience designed for industry stakeholders, and produced for the massive music lovers on-air and online. The invitation only event is slated for Saturday 12th of June, will be aired at 9pm on TV3, and streamed on VGMA pages on Facebook & YouTube.

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VGMA in Schools

Passionate about nurturing music-smarts in the youth, a music in school platform has been created to bridge the gap between industry and academia. The project, VGMA in School (VIS), will work with schools, offering students interested in a career in music, an opportunity to dialogue with professionals. The aim is to help students in music to start right, point out the role of education in a music career, and expose students to basics of showbusiness.

VGMA Music Summit

On the 21st of June, Ghana will for the first time join over 130 countries and 1000+ cities to celebrate what the French call Fete de la Musique, a.k.a. World Music Day. The day will be marked with a national dialogue, a master class, and the honoring of unsung heroes of the music ecosystem. This event will stream live on social media, and will have limited seats for in-person participants.

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VGMA Weekend

The VGMA22 experience will climax with a two-day show, Friday 25th and Saturday 26th of June. Each day will project the glitz and glam of the red-carpet reception, awards ceremony for deserving artistes, and eclectic live performances from the best acts Ghana has to offer. The events will show nationwide on TV3, across Africa on Akwaaba Magic, Rok TV, and Soundcity on DSTV, and across the world on MTVBase, Vodafone and VGMA Social Media Pages.

 

It’s the month of music, and music’s biggest weekend beckons. The strings will create rhythms that command corresponding body poetry. Melodies of delight will sing on thousands of tongues. And unfettering industry information will be shared. Come tag along as we journey through the mentorship, the shows and the business of music with the 22nd Vodafone Ghana Music Awards.

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The 22nd Vodafone Ghana Music Awards is powered by Charterhouse, partnered by TV3, KPMG, DSTV and proudly brought to you by Vodafone, Together we can.

 

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‘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 screened at the Nollywood Film Festival is a significant achievement.

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Nollywood Festival/NEGA Awards Germany is an annual event dedicated to showcasing the best of Nollywood to the German audience to Foster international trading and exchange opportunities in this largely untapped market.

The Year’s edition is scheduled to take place at GOETHE University, Purple Cinema, Mertonstr 26-28, in Frankfurt AM Main, Germany on August 3rd, 2024.

About Kwadwo Nkansah Lil Win                

Kwadwo Nkansah, professionally known as Lil Win, is a Ghanaian artist, musician, actor, and comedian. He is the founder and director of Great Minds International School in Kumasi and CEO of Weezy empire, in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.

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Story By : Zolla Nie(Livenewsgh)

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Social Trends: Davido & Chioma’s Exclusive Wedding Sparks Debate

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Davido & Chioma's Exclusive Wedding Sparks Debate

Nigerian musician Davido is set to marry his long-time partner, Chioma, on June 25th, 2024.

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The wedding has attracted significant attention, with discussions ranging from the lavishness of the engagement ring to financial advice suggesting the money could have been better invested in a business for Chioma.

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There are also comments on the exclusivity of the event, with some expressing disappointment at not being invited.

Read Also: Davido sues baby mama Sophia Momodu for custody of daughter Imade

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The wedding has been a topic of both celebration and critique, reflecting the public’s interest in celebrity relationships and financial decisions.

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Ghanaian Artistes Need to Blend Our Local Language with English to Go Global Like Angelique Kidjo and Others – Edwardaganesh

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Media personality Edwardaganesh, in his interview with Prudent on Guide Radio, stated that our lack of global recognition is due to most of our artistes singing in Twi, Ewe, and other local languages.

He also mentioned that to win Grammys, one must meet international standards. The Grammys are not just about numbers or money but meeting specific requirements. One must be eligible. He added that this is why Davido and Burna Boy receive nominations every year.

Edwardaganesh was born on Sunday, March 29th, 1998, in Konongo, in the Ashanti Region. He is a blogger, TV presenter, and publicist, currently working with Sista Afia and Efya Nokturnal. He is also the personal assistant to Felicia Osei of Onua TV.

Edwardaganesh started his career as an actor but decided to venture into other avenues to gain more profit in the industry and come into the limelight.

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He is also a registered general nurse who graduated from the 37 Military Hospital Nursing and Midwifery Training College in 2022. He currently works as a social media handler and publicist.

Edward believes in making hay while the sun shines.

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YouTube asked to mute Team Eternity Ghana’s Defe Defe as copyright issue heightens

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The dispute over copyright infringement between prominent Ghanaian music producer Kwame Mickey and the musical group Team Eternity has taken a surprising turn. (more…)

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86,000 Passports remain uncollected -Yaw Osafo Maafo

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Over 86,000 passports remain uncollected at the Passport Office, the Senior Government Advisor on Public Sector Reforms, Yaw Osafo-Maafo, has said. (more…)

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Yvonne Nelson considers releasing part two of “I’m Not Yvonne Nelson” memoir

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I was seeking refuge in a friend's house due to threats after leading ''Dumsor Vigil''-Yvonne Nelson

Exactly one year after the publication of her controversial memoir, “I Am Not Yvonne Nelson,” the well-known Ghanaian actress and movie producer, Yvonne Nelson, is considering releasing a sequel. (more…)

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