First Quarter Of The Year Report
The Ghanaian entertainment industry is one that keeps evolving and expanding as the years go by, and because of these, we keep seeing new faces from time to time. The music industry which seems to be the pivotal branch of our entertainment and arts industry has been blessed with several talents especially this first quarter of the year. Join us as we take a closer look at some of the young talents that have performed exceptionally well during the first quarter of the year.
The Madina based rapper has been on a high ever since he finally broke through the entertainment industry last year. After releasing several songs including the monstrous collaboration between him and Sarkodie christened Dodo. He began his year releasing several songs as he made way for his debut Ep. The Ep which has 10 songs on it featured only Sarkodie and Ria Boss with production from kayso , Magnom, Kuvie and Nxwrth . Ever since the release, Play for keeps has reached over 9,000 plays on Sound cloud. He has also released several videos including Forget Everybody featuring Medikal and also the intro to his Ep iron Boy all directed by KTO. He is also set to drop the visuals for Play for Keeps in the coming weeks.
Currently signed unto Lynx entertainment, Kuami has probably had the best quarter after having won the Unsung category at this year’s VGMA, which saw him give an extraordinary and explosive performance during the main show. He has worked with the best Dj in the country currently Dj Vyrusky on a song titled Number featuring sensational rapper Kojo Cue. He also mounted very big platforms including this year’s Ghana Music Honors.
The Tema based rapper, who is most popular for several videos released on YouTube which saw him give awesome freestyle of covers of some songs. The year has been really good for Kwesi, aside getting big endorsement from Sarkcess music label CEO Sarkodie and also a session with the nation’s best rapper Manifest . He also released his debut Ep Live From Nkrumah Krom which is doing very well online. He recently got interviewed on the nation’s biggest radio station Hits Fm by KMJ on his breakfast show.
Bonah is another Tema based rapper who is currently signed unto Mimlife records. He got his big break this year after releasing Dear God, an inspirational HipHop themed jam which topped Live Fm’s Top 10 for several weeks. He then released another banging rap tuned christened wake Up alongside singer Kelvin Bwoy with a classic video attached to it. He also got a massive endorsement from multiple awards winning rapper Sarkodie. Bonah also got the opportunity to perform alongside top musicians like Shatta wale, Edem and FlowkingStone in Kumasi during 06 empire launch. He set to release the visuals fir his Dear God in the coming weeks coupled with several amazing tunes which is going to take Ghana by storm.
The young sensational Dancehall Diva has had a very good and positive start to 2017. Aside gaining multiple nominations at this year’s VGMA, Ebony has become the hottest Female dancehall artiste currently in the country. After putting out a soul suiting song christened Poison which has been number one on several music charts across the country, Ebony has performed on several stages across the country.