Accra is gearing up for a spectacular night of music, culture, and celebration as the highly anticipated African Legends Night makes its grand return on December 1, 2023. The Grand Arena is the chosen venue for this extraordinary event.
This year's edition is set to etch its name in the annals of history with a remarkable lineup that includes the "Princess of Africa," Yvonne Chaka Chaka, the Hiplife luminary Obrafuor, Highlife legend George Jahraa, and the soulful maestro Kwabena Kwabena.
The African Legends Night has become synonymous with celebrating the musical genius and contributions of African legends, and this year is no different. Each of these legends boasts a unique style and profound musical influence, ensuring that the audience will be captivated in an unforgettable night of music and celebration.
Yvonne Chaka Chaka, affectionately known as the "Princess of Africa," has graced the global music stage with her powerful vocals and timeless hits for decades. Songs like Umqombothi have transcended borders, solidifying her status as a beloved African icon. Beyond her musical prowess, Yvonne Chaka Chaka is renowned for her philanthropic work and advocacy for social causes.
Obrafuor, fondly referred to as the "Rap Sofo" of Ghana, is a trailblazer in the hiplife music genre. His thought-provoking lyrics and innovative style have garnered him a devoted following across Africa, and he continues to be an influential figure in the Ghanaian music industry.
George Jahraa, a towering figure in the highlife genre, gained prominence with his debut album Driver-Banza"in 1990, featuring hit tracks like Sanukade, Ashikele, and Asor. His electrifying stage presence resonates with audiences.
Kwabena Kwabena, known for his soulful ballads and romantic melodies, has become a household name in the music scene, captivating audiences with his enchanting voice and emotionally charged lyrics.
Emma Wenani, Chief Director of Global Media Alliance, the organizers of African Legends Night, expressed excitement about this year's lineup. "We are thrilled to present these exceptional artists for this year's African Legends Night. Their music has left an indelible mark on the African music landscape, and we are excited to honor their contributions on one stage. This promises to be a night to remember."
African Legends Night promises an enchanting evening filled with soul-stirring live performances, beloved classics, and an opportunity to celebrate the richness and diversity of African music.
Tickets for the event are available for GHs500 (Single) and GHs900 (Couple) and can be purchased at Global Media Alliance, Airport Shell, and Silverbird Cinemas at Accra Mall. Online ticket purchases can be made through www.africanlegendsnight.com, with table reservations also available.
Powered by Global Media Alliance, African Legends Night is an annual musical concert that aims to recognize and celebrate African musicians considered living legends. Over the years, the event has celebrated luminaries such as Hugh Masekela, Femi Kuti, Freddy Meiway, and a multitude of Ghanaian legends.
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