The much hyped first ever Afrobeats Festival came off at the weekend to a great deal of fun-fare and jubilation. The independence square came alive and was filled to capacity as artists like Shatta Wale, Ice prince, M.anifest, and Stonebwoy performed on the night.
As it’s becoming usual it was left to the hottest dancehall act in the country right now; self acclaimed "dancehall king in the whole Ghana", Shatta Wale to close the show.
He is a top DJ on prime time British radio living in London, and he is headed to Accra this Xmas season to headline a crack list of DJs and UK acts appearing at this year’s ‘Ghana Rocks’ Concert; GHOne TV’s annual urban rave, alongside a power-packed line up of top GH and Naija showstoppers who will rule the stage come Friday, December 27, 2013 at the Accra International Conference Centre.
Tim Westwood, credited with helping to bring African music to mainstream British urban scene is the most recognized urban DJ in the UK and beyond.
DJ Black, who is considered one of Ghana's top radio personalities, started as the DJ for the group Prime Cut in 1995, and went on to host both the ‘Space Jam’ show and the ‘Universal Hip-Hop Show’ on Radio Universe, a University of Ghana campus radio station in 1997.Read more...