Mdou Moctar Explains the Meaning of ‘Afrique Victime’

FRANK L’OPEZ We chat to the high-flying Niger guitarist about his latest album and the…

Thespian & Vocalist Tobela M Releases New Uplifting Single “Hero”

Hero is the melodic new single from vocal star Tobela M. Known and loved for his TV and…

Africa Has So Much Talent – We Can’t Even Grasp It’: Angelique Kidjo on Pop, Politics and Power

With the launch of her 15th album, Mother Nature, Angelique Kidjo, is turning her attention…

Nigeria Ft Tanzania: 5 Biggest Collaborative Hits Between Nigeria And Tanzania

BY EDITOR Diamond Platnumz performed with Davido at Davido’s 30 billion Concert in Tanzania For a…

Music streaming startup Mdundo in partnership with MNO Vodacom in Tanzania

BY TOM JACKSON African music streaming startup Mdundo has partnered Vodacom Tanzania to launch a music…

Samuel “Samo” Onyemelukwe: Coronavirus and the Nigerian Music Industry

On the 27th of February 2020, the Federal Ministry of Health confirmed the first case of…

Zimdancehall’s Growth Spurred by Demand for Music that Resonates with Daily Struggles

In a sea of poverty, drugs, unemployment and crime, Fantan’s ChillSpot Records has given a…

Michael E. Veal appointed the Henry L. and Lucy G. Moses Professor of Music

Michael E. Veal, whose scholarship and teaching address musical topics as well as themes of…

Fela’s Nomination for a Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Spot Sparks Debate about his Legacy

The truth is that during Fela’s extraordinary lifetime, the Nigerian’s notoriety as an engaged citizen…

Prince Kaybee Breaks Down ‘The 4th Republic’

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