A mammoth crowd of music lovers thronged the +233 Jazz bar & Grill in Accra on Thursday, (November 30, 2017) for Kwabena Kwabena’s ‘Ahyesi’ album launch.
The launch saw a good number of musicians, actors, radio and television presenters and high profile personalities come through to support the grand occasion.
Notable among them were Former Deputy Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture-Dzifa Gomashie, Abeiku Aggrey Santana, Nana Ama McBrown, James Gardiner, Kalybos, KOD, M.anifest, Elikem Kumordze and many others.
One of the most interesting moments that characterized the much-publicized ‘Ahyesi’ album launch of the celebrated contemporary Highlife Musician, Kwabena Kwabena was the auction sale.
During the auction of the album,Vitamilk became the highest bidder by buying the Album for GHC10,000. Vitamilk ,a beverage manufacturing company in Ghana has been the official sponsor of the “Adansie” hitmaker for barely four years now.
A representative from Vitamilk company who presented the money to Kwabena Kwabena explained that: “I think as a brand ,Kwabena Kwabena has represented us so well—for such an occasion as a brand, we want to show our appreciation for his talent… for that we are buying the CD at GHC10,000.00”.
The host of the well attended album launch, Nana Ama Mcbrown together with Kwabena Kwabena lauded Vitamilk for their generosity.
The scores of music lovers at the launch of the ‘Ahyesi’ album witnessed energetic live performances from Kwabena Kwabena and his band, multiple award-winning contemporary Highlife musician Ofori Amponsah, M.anifest and Asantewaa.
Songs on the ‘Ahyesi’ album include:, Tuamudaa, Obi Asa, Ensesa, Adansie, Adonai, Matwen abre , Yedo Ye ho, Obaa and Siwagedem.
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