The high life of dance evolved at the time of the second world war when American jazz and swing became very popular after the arrival of the servicemen from the countries like the united kingdom and the united states. After independence in the year of 1957, the socialist government of ghana stated to encourage folk music instead of the music from other countries. Ghana Music Download to hear traditional ghana. But the thing is high life always remained popular and it had influences from the Trinidadian music. The most influential musician of that period was none other than the musician E.T. Mensah. And he has a band called the temples who always frequently accompanied the president. The band leader of the tempos band was originally Guy Warren. He was the one who introduced Caribbean music to the people of Ghana and later he had done so many innovative fusions of African music with American jazz. Many other musicians from the country were also responsible for the change in the music culture in ghana. Many people led many influential bands I 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s. But however, at the end of 1970s, the pop music came into existence and it came from Europe.
The 1970s: Head revival
At the beginning of 1970, the high life which was traditionally styled was taken