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Highlife Legend Nana Tuffour has died

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Nana Tuffour has died: A source close to the 66-year-old confirmed his passing to Andy Dosty, host of Daybreak Hitz on Hitz FM, Monday.

Perhaps James Nana Tuffour’s birth on Valentine’s Day in 1954 was his secret rise to stardom.

Popularly known as 9924 the renowned highlife singer/songwriter rose to fame in an era when intelligence scored substantially more points than good looks.

The ‘Abeiku’ hitmaker spent his childhood in Kumasi.

Growing up, he was surrounded by resourceful relatives which gave him the opportunity to enjoy music from all around the world while at home.

Affectionately called Nana at home, he kicked off his musical journey with one of the country’s best keyboardist Alex Konadu popularly known as ‘one-man thousand.’

He kicked off his musical journey with one of the axes popularly known as ‘one-man thousand’  with keyboardist Alex Konadu.

He later joined the Wanto Wazuri Band as a pianist. Due to his sweet voice and unique style of vocalizing, Nana later became the front man of the Waza Africo Band. Envisioning a solo album, Nana left for Nigeria where he began working with famous Nigerian musician King Sunny Ade as his keyboardist.

In 1979 he released his first album Highlife Romance and has since released twelve other hit albums. He won many excellence awards and his last album, Abeiku was notoriously popular among the old and the young.

 

MAY HIS SOUL REST IN PERFECT PEACE

 

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Kuami Eugene in trouble for sampling Okumcholla lyrics

Sensational hiplife artiste,  Kuami Eugene of Lynx Entertainment is in trouble again for sampling Prophet Seth Frimpong’s “Okumcholla” song

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Kuami Eugene in trouble for sampling Okumcholla lyrics

Sensational hiplife artiste,  Kuami Eugene of Lynx Entertainment is in trouble again for sampling Prophet Seth Frimpong’s “Okumcholla” song

Kuami Eugene recently dropped a new single “Dollar on You” on which he sampled some lyrics from Prophet Seth Frimpong’s “Okumcholla” song.

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While Prophet Seth Frimpong passed away, the producer of the song, Sound engineer, and music producer, Roro has stated that he felt Kuami Eugene should have done the necessary before sampling the song.

READ: Dr. Kwaku Oteng surprises Kuami Eugene with brand new Range Rover Velar 2020

In an interview with Kumasi-based Pure FM’s popular “Hammer Time” entertainment program, Roro explained that he felt disrespected when Kuami Eugene and his team failed to contact him before sampling the song.

“Richie and Kuami should know better. I felt disrespected when I had to rather contact them myself over this. I have been in touch with them and they have agreed to share royalties with us over the song,” he said.

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Did Stonebwoy complete University? Profile of Stonebwoy

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Did Stonebwoy complete University?

Did Stonebwoy complete University: Stonebwoy born Livingstone Etse Satekla, a Ghanaian Afropop singer, and an actor.

The acting part of his life became real when he featured in Happy Death Day and My name is Ramadan movies. This is no surprise as Stonebwoy himself has confirmed that he started writing scripts and lyrics as early as when was in primary class 4.

Stonebwoy was nominated and won the Best International Act: Africa category at the 2015 BET Awards and won Artist of the Year in the same year in Ghana Music Awards, 2015.

He has millions of followers on social media and he’s been hailed as the dancehall king of Africa, a title Shatta Wale his arch-rival also makes a fierce claim of.

Mr. Satekla is married to Dr. Louisa Ansong and they both have two children.

Stonebwoy was born in Ashaiman, a suburb of the Greater Accra region.  He had his senior high school education at Methodist Day Senior High School with Sarkodie another Ghanaian Musician as his classmate. He then furthered his education at the University of Professional Studies in Accra where he obtained a degree in Marking in 2013.

Stonebwoy has four albums to his credit; Grade 1 Album, Necessary Evil, Epistles of Mama, and the fourth studio album which featured several international artists like Keri Hilson.

 


Source: Accramail.com

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Check out Hassan Ayariga’s beautiful daughter as she celebrates her birthday with Stonebwoy

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Check out Hassan Ayariga’s beautiful daughter as she celebrates her birthday with Stonebwoy

Check out Hassan Ayariga’s beautiful daughter: Most Ghanaians don’t know much about the private life of Hassan Ayariga, the founder and the leader of All People’s Congress (APC).

One of the three daughters of Dr. Ayariga celebrated her birthday on the 19th day of May 2021. This perhaps is the first time their photos are being seen online.

Ghana’s dancehall artiste Stonebwoy showed up to celebrate with Miss Ayariga and the family. Family and friends showed up in numbers to make little Miss Ayariga’s day a blast. He was seen cutting the cake with Miss Ayariga who was in full smiles.

From the trending photos, Dr. Ayariga has three beautiful daughters.

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Hassan Ayarigas beautiful daughter

Hassan Ayarigas beautiful daughter

Hassan Ayarigas beautiful daughter

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