RSS Feed

Posted on

ACCRA [dot] ALT Radio

Some of the dopest in Ghanaian music traveled to the quiet suburbs of Philadelphia, PA, USA for the symposium, GMGE: Ghanaian Music//Global Entrepreneurship, at Haverford and Bryn Mawr Colleges this past March. Blitz the Ambassador, Derrick N. Ashong & Soulfège, and Paapa participated in a concert, screening, and panel series, exploring how they as artists have harnessed the capacity of new media and digital technology to create a global movement through music.

Paapa, a fresh young artist signed to Skillions Records and student at Reed College in Oregon, had the school dancing azonto to his “Dear Grace” remix at the concert March 23. Blitz the Ambassador, one of the greatest Ghanaian artists in hip hop, seized the stage with killer sounds and visuals with his band, the Embassy Ensemble. Derrick N. Ashong & Soulfège, artists + activists behind the hit song “

View original post 302 more words

Advertisements

About gmge323

A tri-college symposium that explores questions and creative practices concerning global entrepreneurship in Ghanaian music scenes. Featuring Blitz the Ambassador, Derrick N. Ashong & Soulfège, and Paapa.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: