OKROPONG

Renowned performing group, Okropong, carries forward the message of legendary Ghanaian musician Obo Addy. Based in Portland, all performers have come from Ghana to make this city their home. Under the direction of Obo’s son, Alex, and nephew Charles Armah, the group brings rich harmonies and complicated rhythms to represent the Ghanaian traditions.

The group is part of the nonprofit organization, Obo Addy Legacy Project and features Charles Armah, Alex Addy, Boinor Nartey Jr, Patience Sewor, Eric Pappoe, Saeed Abbas, Okuley Tetteh, Francis Sabbah