Ceccy Twum has recounted how she performed at a church and was given just GHC 50 in a recent interview she had with Andy Dosty on Hitz FM.
According to the renowned Ghanaian gospel musician, this happened about seven years ago.
In her submission, she said;
“I have never ever been under a record label. I think my personality appear to be intimidating to a lot of record labels, so I do not get any offers from them.
About 7 years ago, I performed at a church, and I was paid GHS 50. Check the number of people Pastor Chris brought into the music scene, who are still with the Church, and the number of Ghanaian musicians that were helped by Ghanaian pastors and Churches, who are still loyal to the Church. Check.
We need more gospel musicians in Ghana. I am friends with almost all the gospel musicians. The female artistes are my sisters. You might not see me roll with them, but we are cool.
I prefer the digital way of selling music. However, CDs are still bought in Churches.”
Meanwhile, in the same interview, Ceccy Twum revealed that she has a song with award-winning Ghanaian rapper, Michael Owusu Addo who is known as Sarkodie.
According to Ceccy, Sarkodie has featured her on one of his songs, however, she was quick to add that the said song has not been released yet. Continue Reading…