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CNN features Stonebwoy on this week’s edition of “Inside Africa” show

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In 2019, American news-based pay television channel, Cable News Network (CNN) made biographical documentary that delineated his artistic journey, achievement, impact on African music, including his “Bless His Imperial Majesty” (BHIM) Nation and record label, Burniton Music group. Exactly a year on, the multiple award-winning musician, Stonebwoy has, again, been featured on the American media company on table of his good works.

In a short video captured during the live broadcast of “Inside Africa – CNN”, the Ghanaian born music the Nickelodeon & BET Winner| 3-Time Best Reggae/Dancehall Act in Africa is seen in a recording session with award-winning Nigerian female Disc Jockey – Cuppy, in the final build-up stages for the latter’s much-anticipated debut album, ‘Original Copy‘. Having convoked an incredible line-up of featured talent.

On a Stonebwoy-assisted number 7 track, “Karma”, the Ghanaian musician takes a hold of this super uplifting record, not only opening the track with a class performance, but also trailing Cuppy through her chorus as the two harmonise over the repetitive hook. With Cuppy taking on some of the Ghanaian reggae singer’s patois inflections, these two are a strong match, which ties in perfectly with the loved-up topic of the song.

Each week, Inside Africa highlights the true diversity of the continent as seen through the prism of different cultures and religions and the mediums of art, music, travel and literature. Born Livingstone Etse Satekla, the Ghanaian creative talent has been hardworking in his endeavor earning him an overwhelming respect from music pioneers, including Legendary Buju Banton, Jamaican superstar Beenie Man, Elephant Man, Sean Paul, Buju Banton, American singer, Keri Hilson, and host of others.

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Multi Grammy award nominated artiste, Vasti Jackson, to collaborate on a new single with Stonebwoy

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As part of his coordinated effort to meet with targeted media contacts and other illustrious recording and performing talents across multiple geographical locations, including Ghana, Vasti Jackson: The multi Grammy Award nominated artist composer producer shared his excitement about yet to be released afrobeats, reggae and dancehall music fused with electric blues featuring African superstar, Stonebwoy.

The world-renowned guitarist, & vocalist, and Mississippi living blues legend, who is currently in Ghana, will be embarking on series of projects, which include facilitating a free workshop for music and film professionals at the Accra Tourism Information Centre on 29 October. His activities will be climaxed with a flagship agenda highlighted as a new classic song that warms the heart, and stirs the soul.

The yet to be released song will be his first official project that hosts an African creative. Stonebwoy is a force to be reckoned with in the world of his chosen endeavor. With an amazing and admirable collaborative catalogue over the last decade, he has grown to become the people’s choice. His sweat-drenched, soul-ripping delivery on songs has been commended by music enthusiast, and critics.

Vasti (pronounced Vast-Eye) Jackson is a consummate performer, songwriter, arranger, and producer. From his early beginnings playing in churches, and juke joints in McComb, Mississippi, to festivals, Concerts, and theatres around the world. Vasti move effortlessly from Blues to Soul to Jazz to Funk to gospel to pop, and beyond.

At the 59th Annual Grammy Awards, Jackson’s album, The Soul of Jimmie Rodgers was nominated in the Best Traditional Blues Album category, and Vasti was musical director, and featured perfromer on the Grammy winning Album “Porcupine Meat” by Bobby rush.This marked the first time in Grammy history that an artist affilated with two ptojects in direct competition in the same category, in the same year, and one win.

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“Take responsibilty of casualties you cause” – Stonebwoy charges the Police service

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Recounting a heart-breaking incident that happened to him years back via on his official twitter page today, reggae/ragga & dancehall artiste, Stonebwoy, has charged the Ghana Police Service which is the main law enforcement agency of Ghana to assume the role of taking full responsibility of casualties they caused in discharge of their assignment.

“.as if I’ve forgotten that it’s One police Jeep that ran into Us And Fxxkd My Knee Up.. mans been living with implants From age 14. The Police Force never took responsibility. You Need To Compensate The Lives Lost And The Bodies You Disabled. Share ur story #EndPoliceBrutality.” He tweeted

His demand comes at the back of widespread protests against Nigeria’s police which turned violent as demonstrators were attacked by police in the streets of several cities. More than 10,000 demonstrators flocked to the streets of Nigeria’s largest city to join mounting protests against police brutality. Protesters clogged roads, bringing the centre of Lagos, the usually traffic-filled economic hub, to a standstill.

Many brandished the green-and-white Nigerian flag as they filled a major stretch of highway in the city of 20 million people.

Anger over abuses by the police’s notorious special anti-robbery squad (Sars) erupted into widespread demonstrations last week, forcing the government to scrap the unit. The crowds have continued to grow despite the announcement of a string of reforms from the rattled authorities. At least 10 people have died and dozens injured in the demonstrations, which have been met with force by police units.

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TECNO launches CAMON 16 Series; officially unveils Stonebwoy as Brand Ambassador

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TECNO, the global premium smartphone brand that has a track record of introducing innovative products with premium features in the mid-budget segment, on Friday October 9, launched the TECNO CAMON 16 series, an event which came paired with unveiling Africa’s most revered reggae & dancehall artiste with international presence and reputation, Stonebwoy, as the official brand ambassador of the mobile phone firm.

On September 10, the Ghana office of the Chinese mobile phone company based in Shenzhen signed the multiple award-winning musician who has excellent communication, networking skills, and a strong presence on social media to be the face of the fast selling mobile phone brand. He officially became the newest addition to the Tecno family after the premiere of the device’s model held at the Movenpick Hotel with an audience of over 100 stakeholders.

The Camon 16 Series is available for sale. A 30-seconds length video shared by the company officials and features their brand ambassador Stonebwoy, reveals the first looks and some key specifications about Camon 16 Premier. All phones in this series have a quad rear back camera and dual selfie camera. But we got some authentic information only about the Camon 16 Premier as this phone has already available for sale.

The Camon 16 Premier is powered by Helio G90T Chipset paired with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage support. This phone is introduced with a good battery life of 4,500 mAh which is supported by 33W of fast charging. The Camon 16 Premier sports a 6.9″ Full HD LCD display with a refresh rate of 90Hz. The phone has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, under the power key.

This handset has a quad-rear back camera including a 64MP Sony IMX686 sensor as the primary shooter, an 8MP ultra-angle snapper, a 2MP sensor for night photos, and another 2MP lens for portrait pictures. On the front side, the phone has a pill-shaped punch-hole cut out for a dual selfie camera which includes- 48MP main snapper and an 8 MP ultra-wide sensor. The back-primary camera has the capacity to do eye focus.

The phone also has HIS Aerial-camera-level stabilization during video capture. The back-camera setup with a flash is aligned in a rectangular module on the backside of the phone.

Click on the link to pre-order – https://linktr.ee/TecnoMobileGh

See exclusive photos below;

Photo Credit: Kay Studios

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