Joseph Oscar Nii Armah Mettle, stage named Joe Mettle has never known peace in the industry ever since he won the ‘Artiste of the Year’ ahead of Patience Nyarko among others in 2017.
Cynthia Agyare Appeadu, the Lead singer of the renowned gospel group, Daughters of Glorious Jesus, has disclosed that in her home, she performs all her duties as a wife.
Andre Harrell, an innovative music executive who in the late 1980s founded Uptown Records, a crucial bridge between the worlds of hip-hop and R&B, and who gave the first career break to Sean Combs, who became one of hip-hop’s signature moguls and global ambassadors, died late Thursday night at his home in West Hollywood, Calif. He was 59.
NIGERIAN Gospel singer Osinachi Joseph, better known as Sinach, has emerged the first African gospel artiste to top US Billboard chart for the “Christian Songwriter” category.
This feat comes a few months after she welcomed her first child with her husband after being married for five years.
The 47-year-old praise and worship singer made this big announcement on her Instagram page revealing that she has been topping the category for the past 7 weeks in a roll now.
Sharing the good news with her over 1 million fans, the “Way Maker” crooner wrote:
“So apparently We have been No 1 on billboard USA for Christian song writer for 7 weeks !! Look at God!! First Black person.
“First from Africa … So grateful to God!! Thank you @billboard #loveworld @joe_egbu @integritymusic #speedoftheHiolyGhost
#sponsoredbygrace #sinach #waymaker”
Movie producer Ola Michael has revealed that late Kumawood actor Bishop Bernard Nyarko was so mad at the movie industry and didn’t want to have anything to do with it.
Naa Ashorkor, who works for the Multimedia Group has revealed that her contract with her employers has been terminated with immediate effect as of yesterday.
Reports indicate that veteran gospel musician and dancer Prophet Seth Frimpong has died.
The singer is said to have died on Friday, April 24 after a short illness.
He was missing from the music scene for a while due to ill-health but bounced back in 2017. In June that year, he disclosed in an interview with Aperbi that he had been battling diabetes. He further revealed he went blind for three days but never mentioned it to his relatives.
"I went blind. I was in my room and wanted to visit the washroom but all of a sudden I couldn’t see anything," he said. "It happened for three days but I didn’t tell anybody in this house. I promised myself never to let anyone know about it because I believed I would see again."
He continued: "I always sent the kids in the house anytime I wanted to use the washroom so by the time they will return, I would be done with everything I wanted to do. I didn’t want anyone to see me in that way. I was just praying on the third day and I realised my sight was back”
Seth Frimpong, 48, had plans to compete in the National Dance competition in 1988 but did not materialize. He hence announced his presence in the music scene in 2000 when he released his first album, 'Ade A Nyame Aka'. 'Enkosi Aga' followed in 2002 while 'Mehuri So', his third album was released in 2004.
What really made 'Mehuri So' a hit, aside the prophetic nature of the lyrics, was the dance moves exhibited in its official video. The musician jumped, caught his glory, victory and miracles while skipping the enormous challenges in life.
Nigerian talented artiste, Niniola Apata, has received a certificate of recognition from the American Recording Academy, Grammy for her work as a composer on Beyoncé’s album, The Lion King: The Gift.
Rapper Okyeame Kwame has disclosed that he has not given up on his legal action against veteran Highlife musician Gyedu Blay Ambolley.
Kumawood actress turned musician, Yaa Jackson, aka Kumasi Cardi B, has done it again on social media, causing traffic and making fans and followers go wild.