by Sionne Neely | photos by Mantse Aryeequaye + Abass Ismail for
REDD Kat Pictures
TAWIAH on James Town Pier, Accra | photo by REDD Kat Pictures [Dec. 2012]
According to Ghanaian singer/songwriter
, love is a beautiful complicated thing. Like music, love is made up of vibrational frequencies that wield magic into real life.
Posted in Celebrity Visits, Feature Story, Ghana, IND!E FUSE, New Music, UK |
Tagged Eartha Kitt, Faces, FOKN BOIS, Freedom Drop, futuristic soul, Georgia Ann Muldrow, IND!E FUSE, Kweku Ananse, Mantse Aryeequaye, Muhsinah, REDD Kat Pictures, review, Tawiah, Teardrop, Wanlov |
TAWIAH in Arts Centre, Accra [Dec. 2012] | photo by Mantse Aryeequaye
Here it is, folks. “
” – the second single off
upcoming mixtape album,
, out on April 30th. The video is produced by
REDD Kat Pictures
in association with ACCRA [dot] ALT, directed by
Finally!! Our lovely London lady –
– is dropping the second single – “Faces” – off the much anticipated digital album release, TAWIAH FREEdom Drop, out on April 30th.
Check out the official video [directed by
] + download the song for free this Friday, April 12th on Tawiah’s Mantse Aryeequaye website. The track is released this week in support of International Day for Street Children: Louder Together 12th April and Street Child Africa.
Watch the promo here:
Posted in Feature Story, Ghana, New Music, UK |
Tagged ACCRA dot ALT, Faces, Freedom Drop, International Day for Street Children, Louder Together 12th April, Mantse Aryeequaye, REDD Kat Pictures, South London singer, Street Child Africa, Tawiah |
by Katharine M. Ortiz + Sionne Neely
SENA DAGADU in James Town, Accra | photo by Mantse Aryeequaye
Nowadays, Ghanaian music is a mixed bag. That’s actually a great thing. The diversity and complexity of this music – which is not new and has always been here – is bubbling more and more on the surface. As testament, here are 6 NEW VIDEOS by fresh artists we dig. In these audiovisual experimentations [in no particular order], you’ll experience different realities reflecting what it means to be Ghanaian.
These are some of the voices of our pop culture. Hear and see them now.
Posted in Ghana, New Music |
Tagged Afropolytank Mixtape, BBC, Blitz the Ambassador, Blue, Clockwork Media, cos ov moni, Cryme Records, Crystal Tettey, Delasi, Extra Large, FifGen Films, Freedom Drop, Fullish Art, Georgi Banks-Davies, Immigrant Chronicles, Irie Maffia, King Luu, Kwabena Danso, Kwaku-T, Lots of Trees, Lyrical Wanzam, M.anifest, M3NSA, Madina, Miss Naa, Nana G Asante, Paapa, Reggie Rockstone, Sena Dagadu, Sheygey Reasons, Songs for Kukua, Tawiah, Teardrop, The Strand, Thought Journey, Wanlov the Kubolor, Where Do We Go, Write for Me, Yibor Kojo Yibor |