Neglected for the safari and the big game of East and Southern Africa, Ghana and West Africa in general is largely untouched. Many travellers in Africa never get the chance to hear the mind-blowing melodies of Ghana, despite its rich music industry. The country boasts of explosive melodies done to the highest standards. If you are planning on visiting Ghana or just have a soft spot for this cocoa producing country.
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Here are 10 Most Recommended Ghana Music Videos Everyone Should Watch:
1. Nana Boroo – Ahayede
While One may argue that the music and video borrows heavily from western rap and hip-hop culture, there is no denying that the music is African. It effectively combines Ghana’s hiplife and Cote D’Ivoire’s coupe-de-cale to produce an outstanding video. If you listen closely, you will hear lyrics in English, French and Twi.
2. Wulomei – Meridian
This music video highlights Ghana’s highlife that meets the more traditional music of the coastal people. With elastic guitar, vocal chorals and warm polyrhythm, you simply need to close your eyes and enjoy true Ghanaian music at its best.
3. Antenna – Fuse ODG
Even though he is based in the UK, Fuse ODG is 100% Ghanaian who has taken the music world by storm. His music video, Antenna, registered over 11 million views on YouTube in 2012 alone ( This is rated as one of the highest viewed YouTube music video in Africa) . Released in the United Kingdom, the song has hit the UK singles Chart a number of times. It is currently one of the biggest hits worldwide.
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4. Awudome – King Ayisoba
King Ayisoba is an internationally recognized artiste and an award winner. In this music video, King Ayisoba sings about the grim reality of death, and how inevitable it is. If you listen to the lyrics carefully, you will hear him talk about his death; that one day he will die. And there is no denying – you will definitely fall in love with the truth in this music.
5. Gargantuan Body – Five Five
Even though a little controversial, there is every reason why this music clip is popular among Ghanaian youths. The song extols the body of plum women and is the main reason some local TV channels decided not to give it airplay. All the same, you gotta love the rhythmic movements and lyrics associated with the body movements.