Highlife legend, Amakye Dede, VGMA 2016 Artiste of the Year- EL and BET award winner, Stonebwoy will headline the Ghana Music Week UK, (GMW-UK), scheduled for ndigo O2 in London on Friday, October 21.
This was disclosed at a media launch at the Ghana High Commission in London.
The headline artistes will be joined by other artistes to be announced later.
CEO of Fantasy Entertainment, Leslie Quaynor, said GMW-UK seeks to create the biggest platform in the UK to market Ghanaian music and tourism, and in the process attract targeted tourist traffic from the UK to Ghana for the main Festival.
“After four years of organizing GMW in Ghana, the team moved into achieving another of its key goals of using the platform to market Ghanaian music & Tourism to the world.”
Fantasy Entertainment is partnering Showbiz Africa and the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) to run GMW Festival.
GMW-UK would be a four-hour presentation of the #StoryofGHMusic from its many styles, traditional and modern forms, including the official celebration of the famous #AzontoDance.
The event would be hosted by Abrantee Boateng a.k.a DJ Abrantee who also doubles as the ambassador and face of GMW-UK.