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5 Lessons to learn from the execution of Sauti Sol's "Live And Die In Afrika" Album.

Last week, Sauti Sol launched their long awaited third album “Live and Die in Afrika”. While there have been a couple of albums by African artists released in the recent past, this one stood out for me. 656 more words


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Pictured: Afro Funké host and international reggae star ROCKY DAWUNI (Ghana)

LA WEEKLY gave the upcoming AFRO FUNKÉ event a little (but much appreciated!) love in this morning’s online music posts. 44 more words


The mystery behind Kenya's national anthem

Kenya has that rarest of anthems: one that actually sounds like the country it comes from! It’s a tune you could imagine gazelles running to or Maasai singing in villages. 217 more words

Anthem Of The Day

VIDEO: Top Nigerian rapper M.I Abaga Is the King of Cyphers- @Cokestudio Africa Cypher @Mi_Abaga |

Class is definitely in session. Just a few days ago, M.I released “The Chairman
Cypher”. Now he returns with yet another dope cypher on Coke Studio Africa. 9 more words

Nigerian Music

Watch E.L Perform 'KOKO' (His Latest Single)

You have probably heard Ghanaian rapper E.L’s  ‘almost religious’ single KOKO. Now watch the visuals to the rapper’s latest song off his Sophomore album(ELORM). The video was directed by… 17 more words


Monday Music: #JeSuisMali

I have noticed that I have been feeling numb about the terror attacks around the world. So much hatred, so much pain, so much violence; I respond with self-protection. 269 more words


Two kings taking a selfie.

via Instagram

Adewale Ayuba shared a selfie picture with King Sunny Ade today. Been long I’ve seen Uncle Sunny Ade, he recently won a multimillion naira copyright infringement and royalties lawsuit. 14 more words