Tag Archives: Ghana Music

Music Video Monday #6: Northern Ghana Village Dancing

We have shown you a number of videos that have been filmed primarily in the city of Accra and are of new varieties of music.  So this week I wanted to show you how musical entertainment is enjoyed in more … Continue reading

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Music Video Monday #5: Jay Ghartey, “My Lady”

The holidays caused a disturbance in the posting of Music Video Mondays but it is a New Year and time to get back on schedule.  I hope everyone has a wonderful 2012. This video will be a little different in … Continue reading

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Music Video Monday #4: Osibisa, “Fire”

Highlife is impossible to get away from in Ghana but I don’t know why you would want to get anyway from it.  We are back to Highlife again today, or the Original Highlife, Osibisa which is also the name of … Continue reading

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Music Video Monday #3: Afro Beat, Ebo Taylor

Last week we showed a video by Rex Omar that was an introduction to Highlife Music of Ghana. This week I would like to play off of that and introduce some Afro Beat. Afro Beat was popularized by Fela Kuti … Continue reading

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YouTube Tuesdays #2: “The Black Star Surfers” Documentary Ghana

Time for another YouTube video, on YouTube Tuesdays. This week I wanted to share with everyone the story about our partners Black Star Surf Shop and how they became the first surf shop in Ghana.  In partnership with them we offer … Continue reading

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Music Video Monday #2: Rex Omar, Highlife Music

Wow, we are already to the second video in the Music Video Monday series.  For this week I am featuring a video by Rex Omar, in a genera called Highlife.  Highlife is a fusion of many different flavors of music … Continue reading

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