Singer and veteran Ofie Kodjoe is set to launch her newest album titled: “The Essence” at the +233 Jazz & Grill Bar on the 31 of December.
“The Essence” was produced by, world-renowned keyboard ‘wizard’ Kwame Yeboah, who is a multi-talented instrumentalist, producer. The Ghanaian born and UK based programmer also co-wrote most of the songs.
Kwame said: “I knew I had to get her on my team…She’s a breath of fresh air…so much vocal power in her pipes. We’ve managed to bring it out and now it’s ready for the world.
“I hope and pray that each and everyone understands that this was done in the motherland……Don’t get it confused…….Made in Ghana. Ofie Kodjoe is here to stay…..This is only the beginning!!” ~Kwame Yeboah, CEO Mixstation Studios mentioned.
“Music offers new experiences for me to explore daily, and gives me opportunities to interact with some incredible people. I am so blessed to be able to work with such a great producer on this project, Kwame Yeboah, who led a team of some of the best musicians on the planet, in putting this album together. It has allowed me to share the gift and I am so grateful and humbled.”~ Ofie Kodjoe
Those opportunities will continue to grow as Ofie introduces her long awaited CD, “The Essence,” a diverse blend of life-inspired songs that speak of living and loving life, the relationships we have with family, mankind and God. It speaks of love, gratitude and faith and to the importance of each. The album appeals to people of all ages and all walks of life.
Ofie has shared the stage with some of Ghana’s greats including Gyedu Blay Ambolley, George Darko, Pat Thomas, and Kojo Antwi and has worked with some of the greatest producers and musicians in the Ghana Music Industry including as mentioned above Kwame Yeboah, Victor Dey Jr and Alfred “Bibi” Duwona Hammond.
This is what they say about her;
“For me Ofie Kodjoe is not only a Charismatic, Kind and warm hearted person, She is one of the most exciting Female singers on the Ghanaian music scene at the moment. Her vocal range and dynamism is surely in a class of her own in Ghana, and I recommend this CD to anyone who is looking for an exciting new blend of Jazz, Soul and Afrocentric music.” ~ Alfred “Bibi” Jonas Duwona Hammond Jr. CEO, Zaria Music Production, Berlin, Germany.
“What do I think about Ofie Kodjoe?…..In the moment, she lives and breathes the music, and that’s more than enough for me!” ~ Victor Dey Jr. Keyboardist, The Victor Dey Quartet.
“Ofie Kodjoe….The ONLY female voice in Ghana that easily connects with the old, the young and gives them a middle ground…..” ~ Omonblanks Okhiogbe Founder & Creative Director, Blank Creations.