After Nigerian artistes dominated several episodes of Glo Presents The Big Friday Show, their Ghanaian counterparts this weekend took over, with A-list duo, R2bees, and Efya leading the charge.
The two hot acts were the studio guests of Episode 10 of the show which was shot in Accra, Ghana. The show goes on air every Friday on MTV Base (DStv Channel 322) at 7.30 p.m. and Silverbird TV at 6.00 p.m. it also runs on African Independent Television (AIT) on Wednesdays at 9.30 p.m.
R2Bees is one of Ghana’s foremost Hip-Life/Afro-Pop groups and have been pumping the industry with hits over the years. They talk to show host Basketmouth about their rise to stardom and their new single “Life”(Walaahi)produced by the hitmaker, Killbeatz.
Efya is a new voice on the African soul music scene. She used to be known as “Jane”, one part of the musical duo, Irene and Jane. She talks about her evolution from Jane to Efya. “I needed to be ‘Miss Jane’ in order to discover Efya. I’ve found out what kind of music I want to do now. The ‘Jane’ from ‘Irene and Jane’ is over; that time was for us to grow in the music industry, to know the right things to do. Efya is ‘Miss Jane’ evolved.” She also talks about going solo and her first single, “Little Things” as well as collaboration with several acts for her debut solo album.
Episode 10 also featured the CELEB SURPRISE segment where a lucky Glo subscriber (BRIGHT) with the help of the BIG Friday SHOW crew surprised his brother (JOSH) who was pleasantly surprised by a visit from his favourite celeb IRENE LOGAN. Josh and Bright won 2 Galaxy tabs courtesy of GLOBACOM.
DR LOVE a.k.a the official Pimp Daddy of Hearts was also on hand to give advice on all love and relationship issues.
The other segments in this week’s edition include the ASK/REPLY where Glo subscribers text in questions to know more about the studio guests (R2bees and Eyfa) and our weekly Glo presents Big Friday Show Countdown.