A new board for the Ghana Music Rights Organization (GHAMRO) has been sworn into office to manage the affairs of right owners for the next four years. Chaired by Rex Owusu Marfo, known in entertainment circles as Rex Omar, the board has Mrs Diana Hopeson as the second vice chairperson,...
Popular Ghanaian highlife artiste Kofi Kinaata has disclosed that his family was initially against his decision to pursue a music career. Speaking starr fm Tuesday, the ‘Confession’ hitmaker said his family now fully support him. “They are managing it , at first they were not supporting but for now they...
For many Ghanaians, he is that controversial musician whose songs whether touching on politics or socio-cultural practices raise critical points for reflection. Born Sidney Ofori and known in showbiz as Barima Sidney, he has lived his music career to this accolade. And if you have missed his lyrical punches then...
Veteran actor McJordan Amartey says he would have been still on the screens doing what he loves most but for his leg. Popularly known as Sugar Daddy in his hay days of acting, McJordan Amartey lost his right leg to diabetes in 2012. A memory he wants to remain in...
Frist Vice Chairman of the Board of the Ghana Music Rights organization (GHAMRO), Ahmed Bandah popularly known as Bandex has disclosed that the organization hired a special medical doctor to attend to the late highlife legend Paapa Yankson. Son of the late hilife highlife musician, Silas Yankson told an Accra...
Silas Yankson, a musician, and son of highlife legend, Paapa Yankson, has disclosed his father was abandoned during his latter days. Asked whether he felt his father was honored enough by Ghanaians, he told starr fm that no one visited his father when he was sick. “I feel very bad anytime...
Reports reaching Otecfmghana.com indicates that Highlife legend Paapa Yankson has died. Wife of the ‘Tena Me Nkyen’ hitmaker confirmed to newsmen that he died in his Accra home Friday morning. The last time Paapa, as he was affectionately called, was seen in public was when he left his sick bed to perform...
Veteran Ghanaian actor Bob Smith Jnr has disclosed his popular movie ‘Diabolo’ was to deter people from indulging in prostitution. The ‘Snake Man’ said “it was a big hit and accepted so much because it was a deterrent to prostitution.” “Prostitution is the oldest trade, according to the Bible, so if...
Singer, D’banj has announced that he has signed a major global distribution deal with American company, Priority Records. According to the elated singer, artistes in Africa that are signed to his Creative Reality Entertainment Arts and Music (C.R.E.A.M.) digital platform would enjoy access to global distribution through Capitol Records,...