Music producer Spoky Laments poor structures in music industry

Accra, July 16, GNA – Courage Nyamekye Arko also known as “Yaw Spoky” has described structures within the music industry as “poor”, saying they “artist based”, which doesn’t help develop other aspect of the industry.

The Ghanaian music industry has been confronted with series of structural problems that hindered the progress of showbiz, as many are unable to capitalize on the numerous, hence the call from various stakeholders for reforms which includes government intervention.

The music producer who doubles as a musician, said the current structures within the music industry were focused on artistes.

He said there was the need for a paradigm shift that explores all endeavours within the music circles.

“Ghana music industry has made significant strides over the past few years and I must commend stakeholders at the helm of affairs. But this strides are only cantered on artistes with no major recognition being given to the DJ’s as well as the producers,” he told GNA Entertainment.

The young music sensation also added that, “There would be a need to explore certain aspect with the industry to make it very vibrant and compete with certain major players in showbiz circles on the African continent and beyond”.

Yaw Spoky who spearheads the Orakle entertainment outfit, is expected to release a single entitled ‘SAYIDO’ on August 3 as he looks to thrill Ghanaian music loving fans with different with genre of music.

Source: Ghana News Agency