The African traditional music has been in existence for ages and has an element that connects the soul with the spiritual being. The African traditional music accompanied by a traditional dance has a way of telling the African history and culture, and passing it unto the present generation.
To mention a few, Theophilus Nii Martey a Dangbe descendant who has held the culture for several decades and known in showbiz as Emperor T- Jiga has traveled around the world promoting African traditional music and dance which has won many heart in the diaspora.
Combining the Ga language with other popular languages in Ghana like Twi and fante together with English, has earned him a lot of features with big artist and producers across the world.
Having the passion to help young talented artist with recording and production work, gave birth to Bam connect entertainment.
Being the CEO of Bam connect entertainment has given him the opportunity to connect with a lot of young talent and has the aim of grooming them to become the best.
In 2019, he dropped Saka Saka featuring Kotey Another, which became a hit.
Having being into traditional African music during his childhood stay in Ghana and as a Dangbe from Greater Accra, featured Nii Funny and Kotey Another in a song dubbed “Yeloi” produced by Kaywa a renowned beat producer from Ghana.
Stream Yeloi via the link below
Pretty Jeniki was released last year 2020 to thrill lovers of good music.
Just this year 2021, Kaywa produced another International banger entitled Kilode featuring Young Freezey.
In an exclusive interview with anansewrites.com, Emperor T- Jiga has urged the media and music stakeholders to pay attention to traditional music and dance for it can also bring a lot of revenues to the country.
“Our kind of music has what it takes to Bring a lot of money to this country and I will be glad if we have the support from the media and stakeholders” he said.
About some challenges he is facing, he is calling on records and media gurus to help support him and also artist doing African traditional music.
Emperor T-Jiga combines the African drums and instruments in producing authentic African music for the soul.
The link below show an achievement award he received. Click to find more 👇🏿👇🏿
Emperor T-Jiga songs can be streamed using the link below