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Late Highlife Musician Dr. Paa Bobo Goes Home Tomorrow

Dr. Paa BoboFinal funeral rites for the legendary hi-life musician, Dr. Paa Bobo is scheduled to take place on Saturday 5th April, 2014 at Akyem-Maase in the Eastern Region.

The Ghanaian highlife legend Moses Kwaku Agyapong Danemah, popularly known as Dr. Paa Bobo died on Saturday 28th December, 2013 at the Korle-Bu teaching hospital while receiving treatment for lung and liver complications.

The late 62 year old musician started his music career in 1968, learning to play the guitar from Ghana’s ace guitarist Smart Nkansah and later mentored by Chief Abirikyieba Kofi Sammy before moving to Nigeria where he formed the ‘three axes band’.

Arguably one of the best African music legends, Dr. Paa Bobo is the only musician to record 2 hit albums in 2 hours.

He did this under the Decca Nigeria label.

Until his death, the multiple award-winner Paa Bobo had 40 albums with 35 hit songs to his credit. He will be largely remembered for his calm demeanor and great songs such as ‘Osobro kyee’, ‘Enye m’ania’ and ‘Ns3m keka’.

 

Source: 233livenews

 

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