YFM & 4Syte TV Launch Ghana Hip Hop & Urban Music Awards

YFM in collaboration with 4SYTE TV has announced a partnership to organise the first ever Ghana Hip Hop and Urban Music Awards. 
This announcement was done in the studios of YFM on Wednesday, 29 July, 2015.
 
The Ghana Urban Music and Hip Hop Awards is being established to celebrate the achievements of urban and hip hop based talents. 
 
The launch of the main award ceremony is scheduled to hold in October this yearTalking about the partnership, Managing Director ofGMABC, Mr Akwesi Agyeman said;
 
"We have been talking about this for about four years now. This is an event to reward musicians in the Hip Hop and Urban music categories. I believe YFM being the number urban radio station and 4syte as the number urban TV station for the youth are the best brands to handle this.
 
"This partnership will reward from the underground to those doing big things. I believe we need more awards in the system  and creating another avenue for them to be recognized is what we are going to do. Today maks the beginning of a great ceremony after all the years of planning, discussions, negotiations."
 
"The official lanch will be done around October where the categories will be known." CEO of 4Syte TV, Ignace Hego added.

Afia Schwarzenegger explains why she was arrested

Afia Schwarzenegger has spoken after reports that she was busted last Sunday at Omotuo joint at Agbobga Junction in Accra.

 

According to Afia she was approached by one family to take a picture with them when she went to buy food from one restaurant in Accra.

 

But unfortunately the pictures she was taking with fans present at the restaurant turned into something different.

 

She has pleaded with her fans not to request to take pictures with her especially at places which threatens her security.

 

"I went to a restaurant to buy food….I was approached by this beautiful family to for a pic…After which a few other people asked me for a foto. …what happened next is a script I will give to lydia forson.

 

This is not to disrespect anybody but to inform u my loyal fans not to ask me for pictures at certain places…sometimes my security matters as well. Love you all and Good morning"

 

 

Rashid Metal To Mark The Comeback Of The Mid- Week Dancehall Beach Party

Dancehall sensation, Rashid Metal is billed to headline a mid-week Reggae Dancehall Beach Concert organized by YFM at the Princess One Love Bay, La Pleasure Beach in Accra on Wednesday, August 5, 2015.

The much talked about beach party, massively supported by Alomo Silver, a product of Kasapreko Company Limited (KCL), promises to treat dancehall and reggae fans to their favorite hits from root rock reggae to current trending dancehall tunes.

The Z-town King, Rashid Metal, is gearing up for the show and promises a night of thundering performances from himself and the NNF (No Noise Family).

“I urge all dancehall lovers to meet me and my friends at the Princess One Love Bay for a good time. We are all going to light up the stage with the biggest dancehall mash- up”, the No Noise hit-maker said.

Commenting on this month’s edition, Eugene Ntreh, Brands Manager for KCL said:

“We are very much excited to be associated with this event and are glad to give our cherished customers a treat. Patrons of the event will also get to experience the amazing cocktails from our team”.

Eugene added that the beach concert will subsequently be held at the end of every month with a line-up of top rated artistes and will be one of the best things that could ever happen to listeners and fans of dancehall, reggae music.

The show promises a night of excitement for listeners and enthusiasts of reggae dancehall and lovers rock.  Gates open at 7pm.