DJ Katapila retraces his journey in eponymous short documentary

DJ Katapila

The unmistakably original artist is the subject of a documentary on his musical journey.

From a young age, Ishmael Abbey was a beloved local DJ in Accra, Ghana’s competitive and rapidly-evolving music galaxy. Katapila brought Ghana’s street party culture to audiences overseas; making a wave of happy dancers. All of this is reflected in the production of DAT Films and his label, Awesome Tapes From Africa.

The release of this short documentary proves the growing interest for Ghana’s most unpredictable producer and DJ.

Watch DJ Katapila just below.