Black Sherif’s ’45’ music video hits 3M views in 10 days

Black Sherif’s ’45’ music video hits 3M views in 10 days

10 days ago, Blacko uploaded the music video for his song, ’45’, of The Villian I Never Was Album. Today it has reached 3 million organic views and counting. A feat worth celebrating in the Ghanaian music industry. The beautiful masterpiece breaking records on YouTube is the third track on The Villain I Never Was album. The music video is a high-definition interactive piece put together by TG Omori.  Check out the full tracklist on the album:  The Homeless Song Oil in my Head  45 Soja Prey Da Youngsta Sad Boys don’t…

Sarkodie should’ve have been bigger than Wizkid, but… – Shatta Wale

Sarkodie should’ve have been bigger than Wizkid, but… – Shatta Wale

Ghanaian reggae-dancehall artist Shatta Wale opined in an interview that Ghanaian rapper, Sarkodie, should have been a bigger artiste than Nigerian Afrobeat artist, Wizkid. According to Shatta, Sarkodie should have taken advantage of the opportunity he had with Akon, but he did not. He said: “You see somebody like Sarkodie. Sarkodie should have been bigger than Wizkid. Sarkodie puts money into his craft in videos and everything to make it perfectly right, but still not there because he is alone. “Especially when Akon even mentioned Sarkodie’s name. Sarkodie should have…

Steven Gerrard sacked by Aston Villa

Steven Gerrard sacked by Aston Villa

Steven Gerrard has been sacked as manager of Aston Villa. The club’s decision was announced shortly after Gerrard’s side suffered a comprehensive 3-0 defeat against Fulham at Craven Cottage – Villa’s sixth defeat in just 11 Premier League games. A statement released after the match read: Aston Villa Football Club can confirm that Head Coach Steven Gerrard has left the club with immediate effect. A club spokesman said: “We would like to thank Steven for his hard work and commitment and wish him well for the future.” The former Liverpool midfielder replaced…

Kuami Eugene Gets a New Record Label, Empire

Kuami Eugene Gets a New Record Label, Empire

Kuami Eugene has announced he is joining a new record label, Empire – an American music company that launched operations in Africa early this year. On Twitter, the young Ghanaian singer revealed that he had joined Empire, which is currently home to globally renowned African artiste colleagues, Asake, Black Sherif, Fire Boy, Kizz Daniel, and label mate KiDi. Empire is an American distribution company and Record label, with its headquarters in San Francisco. Kuami Eugene, who until now was solely signed to Lynx Entertainment, is one of Ghana’s most successful young…

Wizkid and manager, Jada, welcome second child

Wizkid and manager, Jada, welcome second child

Nigerian singer Wizkid and his manager, Jada Pollock, have welcomed another baby. The two keep setting the bar for seamless work and love relationships. According to Jada Pollock, who used to be Chris Brown’s manager, she met Wizkid in 2012 at Chris Brown’s concert in Lagos.But their relationship did not become public until they had their first son, Zion Ayo Balogun, in 2017. The new mother shared news of their latest blessing in an Instagram post cradling her first son and new baby. Jada captioned her post: “Beyond a blessing. Thank God…

I will fill O2 Arena hands down – Shatta Wale

I will fill O2 Arena hands down – Shatta Wale

Dancehall Artiste, Charles Nii Armah Mensah popularly known as Shatta Wale has disagreed with claims that no Ghanaian artiste can fill up the O2 Arena for a live performance. The CEO of Akwaaba UK Group, Dennis Tawiah on Thursday during in an interview on Personality Profile on Joy FM contended that no Ghanaian artiste can sell out the O2 Arena’s 20,000 space. Dennis Tawiah when questioned on the matter, kept it simple, “at present, No!” “Which Ghanaian artiste, on record, as we speak, has even sold a 5,000 capacity venue in the UK?” he…

Fans chant Blacko to stay on stage after massive blackout at Tidal Rave Festival 2022

Fans chant Blacko to stay on stage after massive blackout at Tidal Rave Festival 2022

Horrific stories have filled headlines as patrons share their 2022 Tidal Rave Festival experience. Another person who suffered from a seemingly disorganised concert is Black Sherif, whose performance was cut short after sounds and lights went off on stage. Blacko fans did not give up as their chanted Black Sherif’s alias, pleading with him to stay on stage and finish his performance. And Black Sherif did – but not for long, as the sounds went out twice again. But Black Sherif managed to finish about five songs before being advised by his…

My birthday gift to you – Shatta Wale drops new single, ‘CashOut’

My birthday gift to you – Shatta Wale drops new single, ‘CashOut’

Ghanaian award-winning dancehall artiste Shatta Wale has released a new single off his Gift of God (GOG) album. He announces the new single, CashOut, as his gift on his birthday. Shatta Wale had earlier disclosed this to Giovani Caleb in an exclusive interview with Showbiz 360. He detailed that the album was ready, but he will outdoor a song to commemorate his birthday, October 17. And he fulfils that promise today after tweeting his new single with this caption: “My birthday gift to all my fans across the world. I love you all.…

I’ll change the mindset of Ghanaians if I were president – Blakk Rasta

I’ll change the mindset of Ghanaians if I were president – Blakk Rasta

Ghanaian Reggae/Kuchoko artiste and media personality Abubakar Ahmed, known by many as Blakk Rasta, revealed on TV3 New Day that, if he were to be the president, his priority will be to change the mentality of Ghanaians as there is a lack of patriotism amongst Ghanaians. He said, “For me, the way forward for Africa, not only Ghana, is not the roads. It is not the hospitals, it is not the schools, it is the mindset. I keep saying it. If I ever became president of this country, I will not be…

Rapper Drake Loses £537,000 after betting on Barcelona to win El Clasico

Rapper Drake Loses £537,000 after betting on Barcelona to win El Clasico

Drake has lost £537,000 (CA$8333,333) after betting on Barcelona to beat Real Madrid in Sunday’s El Clasico. The Canadian rapper backed Barcelona to win, and Arsenal to emerge victorious from their Premier League clash with Leeds. He was in line to win £2.5million (CA$3,900,002) if his wager had come good, but Real Madrid picked up a 3-1 win at the Bernabeu. Drake has a checkered past when it comes to gambling. Although he won a staggering £3m backing both British MMA superstars Paddy Pimblett and Molly McCann earlier this year, he…