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Sweet Nyamaropa

Art and Music by Phillip Nangle

Painting “Sweet Nyamaropa” acrylic on canvas 103 x 93cm 2015


Nyamaropa performed on mbira instruments that I build. (Njari and Karimbas – 2 and 3 octave). 22 more words

African Music

Shake That Sistrum

An ancient Egyptian priestess shakes her sistrum, an Egyptian form of rattling instrument (the plural is sistra). The sistrum was also known to the Mesopotamians and Minoans and is still employed by the Ethiopian Orthodox Church to this day. 12 more words


Music for 1/9/17!!! Jungle Fire, Seydou Boro, Diego El Cigala

@@@ Jungle Fire: Mofongo (Nacional, 2017)   I don’t usually go in for the pre-release single drop, but I was all over Jungle Fire’s last record and this is lead single and it’s a blazing mash of funk, guitar shredding, hand drumming, and that surfy Latin guitar sound which I don’t think has a name but which I like.   309 more words


Wizboyy Ofuasia - Chop I Chop (Official Clip)

Check out another hit from Wizboyy!

Wizboyy Ofuasia – Chop I Chop (Official Clip)


Special Sauce – Sabolai Mix

African Electronic Music is one of the most criminally underrated genres of all time. Usually, major labels and music media tend to group all music from the continent under one vague and lazy category: World Music. 217 more words


Tilda's favorite Afrobeats of 2016

Okamfor- Iyanya

Heart Beat Iyanya

Kontrol – Maleek Berry

Dance for me – Eugy and Mr Eazi

Tonight- R2bee ft Wizkid

Yemi Alade – Tumbum… 53 more words