Tags » African Music

Meet Youtuber: Pearl Mukoro // @Pearl_Em

Her name is Pearl, Nigerian and Uk based Youtuber. I will tell you a little bit about Pearl today because in her previous video “Why can’t I have a Perfect body” she made it clear she feels like an Amazon Princess lol and that is actually true. 88 more words


September 13 African Music Nite at The Royal Room

Two great acts: Jimu Makurumbandi and Eckaman & Super Mokako
September 13: 9:00 – 12:00 at The Royal Room, 5000 Rainier Ave S

Jimu Makurumbandi plays Mbira and Kora 9:00 pm… 100 more words

African Music

African Theme Party

On the 22nd of August we hold a theme party inspired by the big continent, Africa. Anke, our dance queen, came up with this idea and Ceren, Harry, Fly and  Blaze built a complete new club for us. 261 more words

Mr. MI Abaga Quitting Music?

Being a fan since his first single and album I found this surprising after reading and hearing what he posted and deleted minutes after. Mr. MI Abaga is known to often pull the odd publicity stunt before releasing some new music, so really I say, expect something from Mr Incredible shortly. 48 more words


Midnight Memories

We are heading into the summer here on the continent, and that means one thing = FESTIVALS. Last year, The Fest Gurus, my sister, Zash’s sister, cousins and I headed to Vic Falls town Zimbabwe for the Vic Falls Carnival. 83 more words


Musical Monday - Baba Maal

I have no idea what is this man singing but I love him. His voice pulls a string in my heart very gently. I associate this song with me falling in love with my husband and apparently my husband associates this song as, “Sushi’s song”… 90 more words

Monday music: The politics and polyphonies of Gabon

Can I interest anyone in Gabon? Republique du Gabon … anyone? Anyone?

Now that I’ve got your attention, I hope, with the jungley and surprisingly latinesque rhythms of Pierre Akendengue, I’ll hazard a guess that, unless you are from that part of the world yourself, you don’t know much about Gabon. 953 more words