Usher and Dwp Academy shutdown performance at Global Citizen Festival in Accra


American RnB sensation, Usher Raymond and Ghana’s biggest dance group, Dwp Academy, thrilled fans with an electrifying performance at the Global Citizen Festival last Saturday, September 24 at the Blackstar Square.

The eight-time Grammy award-winner climaxed the show with his smooth voice, amazing dance moves, accompanied by Ghana’s dance group DWPAcademy, getting the crowd screaming along.

Not forgetting his costume, the RnB icon was draped in all-white attire and a muffler made from a cloth of colourful geometric Ghanaian designs and colours, representing Ghana.

Nigerian singer, Oxlade perfroming on stage with Usher
Pheelz and Usher showing us how it’s done (dance moves)

Usher Raymond IV also treated patrons to a surprise by bringing three other music stars from Nigeria to join him on stage.

Tiwa Savage came on stage, barefooted to display her dancing skills and smooth vocals.

Usher was the official headline act for the Global Citizen Festival alongside some incredible performers, Sarkodie, Stonebwoy, TEMS, Gyakie and others.

The event was hosted by award-winning actor, playwright, and activist Danai Gurira of Black Panther fame, joining her included Berla Mundi, Joselyn Dumas, Michaela Coel, Nomzamo Mbatha, and Sabrina Dhowre Elba.

The 2022 Global Citizen Festival with an agenda of driving out extreme poverty, advocating for inclusion for young girls, and saving the planet through its course of music and art, reaching out to the world and all major players.