Ivan beatz, a young talented music producer and a sound engineer based in Accra has sent words to his fellow producers to focus on improving the original Ghanaian sound that has and will always take the country across borders. He described the original Ghanaian sound as the highlife with atumpan, dewuro, guitar ,trumpets and other instruments that’s legends like Agya koo nimo, Nana Kwame Ampadu, Amakye dede , Akwesi Ampofo Adjei, Daddy Lumba and many others who till date has their songs on massive rotation because of its originality.
“We need to improve our sound by adding live instruments mentioned above to our music. It should be our ultimate priority as music producers in Ghana and we should taken keen interest in doing music for our people because our people’s voice is very powerful and well respected across the world “Ivan Beatz
He said this in an interview with DJ Yoga at Shock Entertainment studio in Caprice, Accra where he works as the official producer. He is currently working on a riddim which he is going to feature established from all walks of life and upcoming artistes most especially those in the central region where he was born and raised.
Ivan beatz has worked with Gasmilla, Medikal , Shaker, Mzvee, Lax, Dj French kiss, Eshun, Ayesem ,Okra, Kurl Songs ,Rashid Metal, Regardless, Kingskid, Geesus , Koby simple, Reed Drago and Many more. He intend to work on an urban highlife tape in 2018 which he beliefs will be ground breaking project for his career.The tape will focus on the quality of the sound and how well he can represent the motherland with sound.
You can listen to some of Ivan Beatz productions here; https://m.soundcloud.com/ivanbeatzgh
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By: DJ Yoga