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Jesse king alias Buga, is one of the proponents of cultural African Music who says Nelson Mandela is a source of inspiration to him.

In an interview with correspondents, Buga said his music is centred on promoting Africanness. 156 more words


The Re-brand is Complete, Lyrical Mycheal Recounts Life Story & Growth.

The early 1990’s saw the birth of a male child – a love child born out of wedlock. Micheal Christian Jacobs, who is a Ugandan, in case you are wondering, is blessed to have both parents alive but each currently married to different people. 859 more words

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7/20/16: Mamadou Barry, Lil Yachty, Jherek Bhischoff, Lindstrom

@@@ Mamadou Barry & Afro Groove Gang: Tankadi (Label Bleu, 2016).  Some large ensemble African music off this week’s WRIR weekly email.  There is a connection to Afrobeat but it’s more jazz like in its vibe.  532 more words


The Bongo Music Take- Over

A few years ago, Kenyan music undoubtedly led the pack in the East African region. Yes, people did listen to Ugandan and Bongo Music, but with artists such as… 552 more words

African Music

7/18/16: Monday Funday Dance Party!

There’s something about African music (old and new) that pulls me in. I adore it.

My theory is that it has something to do about tonality, but I should really do a little research before I pontificate online. 75 more words

Monday Funday Dance Party

nothing is new on earth (a response to, "Zimbabweans are big thieves in music."

Reading the title of the article, “Zimbabweans are big thieves in music,” I needed not much convincing to read the rest of it. Poasted on Zimcelebs and IHarare Extreme on the by simply, online correspondent, from the source, The Standard, a local newspaper, it was not an article I opened with much enthusiasm. 769 more words

Music: Isoke - Victor-Uk ft. Asu Ekiye || @VictorUk15 | @AsuEkiyeLive

The young inspiring Gospel Music Artist – Victor-Uk, who also is a musicologist, a contemporary music composer/song writer, an entrepreneur and author, hails from Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria and is out with a… 655 more words