hiplife - Hiplife in ghana part 1of 3
Accra with 2 millions inhabitants is not only Ghana's capital. It is also capital for the musical style that is on the road to conquer the entire westafrica: Hip life. It was in the middle of nineties as Reggie Rockstone delivered an entire new genre when he begun to rap on the ashanti language twi. Ten years later everybody loves Hip life and new studios pop up everywhere in Accra. One of the biggest stars is called Tic Tac. He is also known as Ghana's Busta Rhymes and as our guide he shows up his Accra. We also meet the genre's biggest female artist, MzBe.l And we take a drink with the godfather of Hiplife himself, Reggie Rockstone.