Ghanaian music heavyweights for African Legends Night on Friday
It would be an exciting Farmers’ Day package on Friday, December 2, 2022, at the Grand Arena, Accra International Conference Centre,as Ghanaian music heavyweights line up for African Legends Night.
This edition marks the 10th anniversary of the concert and it is aimed at offering a new “December In Ghana” experience for Ghanaians and the Diaspora.
New additions to this year’s celebrations are the creation of the the African Legends Hall of Fame, and a setting up of the African Legends Digital Museum to document the recognition of African music legends.
At the launch of this year’s event, Mr.Ernest Boateng, the Chief Executive Officer of Global Media Alliance, said with our legendary headline line-up for the concert, coupled with these new initiatives, what African Legends Night promises this year is something that will certainly push the show to greater heights.”
This year’s feature Highlife icons, Amakye Dede and Rex Omar with an enforcement from the evergreen Samini and sultry singer Efya.
Organisers have indicated that there would be other surprises on the big night.
Since its inception, the event has celebrated music legends on the African continent including Hugh Masekela, Daddy Lumba, Yvonne Chaka Chaka, Kojo Antwi, Femi Kuti, Amakye Dede, Kanda Bongoman, Awilo Longomba, George Darko, Ofie Kudjo, Freddie Meiway, Ben Brako, Gyedu Blay Ambulley, Samini, Nana Tuffuor, Akosua Adjepong, Amandzeba, 2Face Idibia, Nat Brew, Aka Blay, among many others. These legends, together with other amazing talents such as Wiyaala, Steve Bedi, Yaa Yaa (Bertha), Lady May, Trigmatic, Becca, eShun, Efya, Dela Hayes and her all-female band and others, have thrilled tens of thousands of patrons.
By Edem Mensah-Tsotorme