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Kweku Sackey aka K.O.G (Kweku of Ghana) is a multi-dimensional creative force, combining exquisite writing skills with shamanistic live performance, fierce raps, perfectly on pitch singing across a massive vocal range and some absolutely wicked dance moves. Not to mention his skills as a percussionist, arranger, bandleader and art director.

A true poet and storyteller, he uses a mix of English, Pidgin and Ga to paint sonic pictures that reach deep into the souls of everyone ready to listen.

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Event Review: WOMAD Festival @ Charlton Park (Malmesbury, Wiltshire; Thursday 28th to Sunday 31st July 2022)

After a 3 year wait, and returning on its 40th anniversary, to say there was anticipation around Womad ’22 would be a vast understatement. The line-up played it safe in some respects, with old favourites looming large; but there were bright spots of new musical energy, hungrily met by pent-up…

Artists: Al-Qasar , Alostmen , Bab L’Bluz , Bcuc , Comorian , Electric Jalaba , Fantastic Negrito , Folknery , Fulu Miziki Kolektiv , Gwenifer Raymond , K.o.g. , Osibisa , Peter Gabriel , Simo Lagnawi , Son Rompe Pera , The Mauskovic Dance Band , Yazz Ahmed

Visions of Sound – June & July 2022

Every month, we bring you a collection of the best world music-related videos. That’s our way to give value to too often overlooked, rich and diverse artistic expressions. Listen with your eyes! Watch the full playlist: TweetSharePin0 Shares

Artists: Al-Qasar , Almamegretta , AVUA , Boddhi Satva , Condor Gruppe , Hania Rani , Ibaaku , K.o.g. , Khiyo , La Fanfarria del Capitan , Max Cooper , nêhiyawak , Obongjayar , Oshun , Plu con Pla , Ruca y El Quinde de Barbacoas

Daily Discovery: K.O.G feat. Franz Von – Lord Knows (Official Video)

Here’s the new single by our favourite Afro-fusionist K.O.G. supported in the occasion by MC and hip-hop artist Franz Von and produced by GUTS & Tom Excell. “Lord Knows” is part of K.O.G.’s debut album Zone 6, Agege released in February by French label Heavenly Sweetness: https://idol.lnk.to/Zone6Agege TweetSharePin0 Shares

Artists: Franz Von , K.o.g. , KOG

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #519 – Metropolitan Maloya

Ti’Kaniki pursues its passion for maloya and its various evolutions on Douz, album of the week on Radio Mukambo. United by their common passion for maloya, the collective brings together musicians from Reunion Island and metropolitan France with diverse origins. This French Maloya fusion is only the start of one…

Artists: Abdul & The Gang , Abdul And The Gang , Afro-Zen Allstars , Bonga , Dowdelin , Jembaa Groove , Juanita Euka , K.o.g. , Marcus Gad , Mylmo , Polyrhythmics , Tamal , Ti’Kaniki , TisDass , Yohann Le Ferrand

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #518 – Zenitude from Addis

It’s been too long I’ve been able to make a podcast, so here’s a playlist with some of the freshest tunes of the past few weeks. Grooves ranging from Afro-Caribbean over Arab-jazz to Afro-Zen, some cumbia, funana and spiritual jazz. Album of the week is “The Buzz and the Bells”,…

Artists: Afro-Zen Allstars , Akram Abdulfattah , Alpacas Collective , Bonga , Dowdelin , Fogo Fogo , K.o.g. , Konkolo Orchestra , Paul Boutique , Rhabdomantic Orchestra , The Bongo Hop , Ti’Kaniki , Yohann Le Ferrand

Podcast: Rebel Up Nightshop #93

Nightshop show for March via Radio Campus Bxl with 3 hours of new global sounds, also broadcasted via Rhythm Passport & Groovalizacion Radio. Starting with songs of the day from South Korea (Park Jiha) Ukraine (DakhaBrakha) and USA (Betty Davis). Our albums of the month take us to Cabo Verde…

Artists: Akram Abdulattah , Americo Brito , Arp Frique , Bandua , Betty Davis , Bolis Pupul , Charlotte Adigéry , DakhaBrakha , Etran de L'Air , Grand Sorcier , K.o.g. , Mariseya , Maxiroots , Park Jiha , The Ano Nobo Quartet , The Scorpios , YIN YIN

Podcast: Rhythm Passport Presents… #5 (March 2022)

 Rhythm Passport holders… are you ready for another round the world journey in sound? The Rhythm Passport Presents aircraft is taxiing on the tarmac and all set to take off from the RTM.FM studio for our monthly two-hour flight exploring and sharing new tunes from all over the world. So,…

Artists: Abelardo Carbono y su Tribu Champetua , Africa Negra , Black Am I , Calexico , Che Sudaka , Congotronics International , Eduardo Zambrano , Gonora Sounds , Grace Simon , Horace Andy , Ivory Osidan , Joyce Moreno , K.o.g. , Kobo Town , Kokoroko , LiKouri , Mo' Horizons , OKI , Oumou Sangare , Satellites , Semblanzas del Río Guapi , Seratones , Teno Afrika , The Spy From Cairo , Tinariwen , TOROZEBU , Zé Bigode Orquestra

Rhythm Passport Presents… #3 (January 2022)

This year, we decided to have a different go at the usual end of the year list. Thanks to RTM.FM and Taco!, we could change the medium and move from written words to on-air ones… Our first podcast of 2022 and third Rhythm Passport Presents… features a “best albums of…

Artists: Abdul And The Gang , Arooj Aftab , Baianasystem , Balimaya Project , Bareto , Bejuco , Blue Lab Beats , Cochemea , Combo Chimbita , dal:um , Farhot , Giacomo Sferlazzo , Go Dugong , Guedra Guedra , Hailu Mergia , Imed Alibi , Joao Selva , K.o.g. , Khalil EPI , Little Simz , Moor Mother , Oliver Nayoka , Tanya Tagaq , Urban Village , Xenia Rubinos , Zohra

Playlist: London Remixed Virtual Festival 2021 (Online; Friday 26th & Saturday 27th March 2021)

This might be one of the rare – actually extremely rare – occasions when you can forget to damn the lockdowns and Covid-19 regulations and instead bless the fact that you’re going to spend another weekend at home, possibly staring at a screen and having to turn your living room/bedroom…

Artists: Amrit Kaur , Bcuc , Bobby Friction Fake News Orchestra , Brass Rave Unit , Buffo's Wake , Chris Tofu , Dana Immanuel , Dengue Dengue Dengue , El Leopardo , Electric Jalaba , Eternal Taal , Frente Cumbiero , Full Tilt Collective , Ghetto Funk Allstars , Horsepowar , K.o.g. , Khanvict , La Perla , Ngaio , Panther Panther , Prabh Deep , Shia Rak , Telukah

Safe & Sounds: Safe & Sounds #59 – K.O.G (Kweku of Ghana)

This Corona stuff really sucks ey! Since we might all be bound by borders for a while, we’d like to come together and share some happiness in the shape of a playlist or mix! In the next days and weeks, check out Safe & Sounds, where we will figuratively introduce you…

Artists: K.o.g. , Safe&Sounds

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