Kpakpo Addo of the Legendary Uhuru Dance Band reported Dead

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Reports reaching reveals that Kpakpo Addo, formerly of the 1960s famed Ghanaian musical group Uhuru Dance Band has died.

This sad incident occurred on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at the Tetteh Quarshie Memorial Hospital in Akuapim-Mampong in the Akuapim North District of the Eastern Region of Ghana. sources also mention the ace trumpeter who lived in his Aburi house was pronounced dead by medical officers at the health facility – shortly after he was admitted.

The late Kpakpo Addo, who later on performed with different bands from the 1970s was also noted for his ‘Kaya’ album which had songs like ‘Adwendwen’, ‘Awusah’, ‘Odo Bra’, ‘Shika Odonno’ and more.

More to follow soon.

kpakpo addo performing with david

late Kpakpo Addo (L) performing at a musical concert

Source: Yaw Sarpong |


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