Kwan Pa is a multiple award winning, thriving and very dynamic indigenous band in Ghana that performs and promotes indigenous music of Africa in various forms. Kwan Pa believes in the assertion that Africa has a very rich music culture which is worth flaunting to the world.
The group which is led by Hassan has other members of the band which include; Kwabena Safo, Nanay Oweni and Kwame Agbahoasi Minamo. Their roles are; music vocals and playing of various local instruments like the twin bell, kobe, rattle etc.
When interviewed by KMJ and Roselyn Felli on Prime Morning on Friday July 29, 2022, Hassan revealed that consumers didn’t accept their brand and music from the outset.
He also explained the meaning of Kwan pa which is Right Path.
“Basically, we realize there are a lot of beautiful traditions we are leaving behind, some that have been lost already. So we decided to go back in time, pick the beautiful things we left behind and move forward. So we are moving on the right path in time to bring the beautiful songs that have been left in the past hence the right path to bring right things,“ Hassan said.
He stated that the Kwan PA band mixes palm wine music with modern music in order to draw the awareness of the youth. He also made mention of the celebration of their 5 years in existence at Zen Garden and also the release of their song, Immediate effect, which is already out and the shooting of its video will be done on Monday.
Hassan disclosed that the band will release its full six (6) track EP on 9th September and a full twelve (12) track album in February, 2023.