Music: ‘Onyebuchim’ by Shakar El

Shakar El  is an artist who it appears has followed my work on my social media platforms: twitter, facebook etc. for a while now. As a result, he  is one artist I have paid attention to. I’ve talked about how artists can build and leverage relationships with the media and media personalities on social media …

Vodafone 020 Live Concert: Should Ghanaian and African Designers Pay Amber Rose NOT to Wear their Designs?

Amber Rose just hosted Vodafone 020 LIVE Concert in Ghana. Once it became clear she would be visiting the country and hosting a major event for Vodafone, local Ghanaian celebrities were upset and spoke out against it saying local talent should be tapped not American talents. I blogged about it here. I personally am exhausted …

Ghanaian Celebrities Angry at Vodafone – “Why is Amber Rose Hosting Vodafone Event in Ghana When You Have Us?!”

Both Nigeria and Ghana, in particular, seem to have an epidemic disease of having American celebrities from D-list to B list host events in their respective countries. They also have a major disease of having America’s superstars perform in their respective countries at the detriment, to a large extent, of their local stars. Over the …