Prince Kaybee Breaks Down ‘The 4th Republic’

PALESA BUYEYE We talk to the South African DJ and producer about his fourth studio…

Universal Music Group, Boomplay expand license across Africa

African-based music streaming and download service Boomplay and Universal Music Group (UMG) today announced a…

Burna Boy Snags His First Grammy Award in Best Global Music Album Category

2020 was quite the year for Afrobeat star Burna Boy and 2021 is keeping the momentum going.…

9-Year Old Entrepreneur and Recording Artist Uses His Platform to Amplify Social Justice

“On the Clock” Features and Empowers Black Youth to Pursue Goals Beyond Their Dreams Atlanta,…

Born ‘cursed’ and ostracized, Salif Keita is now regarded as the Golden Voice of Africa

NII NTREH These days, Salif Keita has transcended the negative perception associated with his albinism although he is the…

Lil Nas X’s ‘Old Town Road’ now the most certified song in music history

Lil Nas X‘s “Old Town Road” featuring Billy Ray Cyrus is now the highest certified…

Glass Marcano: A rising star in classical music arts

By Rédaction Africanews Glass Marcano, from Venezuela is a rising star in the men dominated…

Amaarae Curates Spotify’s ‘Black to the Future’ Playlist + More For Black History Month

MUSIC NEWS For the month of February, the music streaming giant will be celebrating Black…

End of an Era as Last South African Music Shops Set to Close

South Africa’s Clicks Group has announced the imminent closure of its Musica stores—the last music…

The Musician Who is Conducting Inspiration Even During Covid

BY ALASTAIR HAGGER Only 27, Ofentse Pitse owns and conducts an orchestra in South Africa,…