Entertainment

Western Diamonds Legend Trumpeter , Kofi Cromwell , Drops A Hit, Araba !

Legendary Mr. Kofi Cromwell (The black trumpet) is a fine Ghanaian professional jazz Trumpeter, flugelhornist, writer, singer, arranger, composer, percussionist, and entertainer of our time.

Mr. Cromwell was born and raised in Sekondi, Takoradi, Western Region, Ghana, West Africa. He currently lives in Chicago, USA, with his family. Over the years, Kofi has played and studied different kinds of music and traveled worldwide with great musicians. He was also a former member of the Western Diamonds band as a trumpeter and composed “Passenger,” still played in many venues. Kofi has now come out with a new sound, fusion highlife music blending with contemporary Jazz.

YouTube player

As a world-class musician, he released “Araba.” This intimate, jazzy, smooth, laid-back classic was composed and arranged by Kofi in Ghana and Chicago with dynamic beats and rhythms. There is a unique guitar sound by Dominic Quarchie, beautiful piano played by engineer and producer Big brain, percussion coupled with amazing steady drums by Francis Kweku Osei, and incredible bass guitar by Daniel Taco Grahl.

The song features Mr. Kofi Cromwell playing a smokey, mellow, warm flugelhorn and warm trumpet; that goes well with his vocals and human whistle. He is also responsible for all the backing vocals, with uplifting harmonies.

Please check out this single available on Amazon, iTunes, Spotify, Tida, Facebook, YouTube, Audio Mark, and other digital stores.

“Nothing can be better than a sweet love song; love always wins.” Kofi Cromwell.

3 Comments

  1. DJ TEDDY MELODY

    This one for the classics

  2. Esi Bentil

    This is classic, waaoowww amazing

  3. Ebo Dadson

    The legend great musician Kofi Cromwell came to America as a musician of distinction with his group and in Chicago has certainly scored success and a profound musician who brings together the elements of Africa and American Black Idiom.Araba is a lovely song.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

*

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.