Kumerica: A United State of Drill?

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All about asakaa and Life Living Records is leading the movement
All about asakaa and Life Living Records is leading the movement


Known as asakaa, Kumasi’s take on drill is slowly gathering momentum and solidifying itself in the creases of Ghanaian music, writes Benewaah Boateng.

Walking through Kumasi is like taking a mini tour through Ghana’s cultural history. The seat of the chief of the Ashanti people, one of the oldest ethnic groups in sub-Saharan Africa, is filled with trees and greenery, amid ancient relics of British colonial rulers who had fought to take over the Ashanti kingdom.

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