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KENYA - Emerging musical talent in Kenya and six other African countries now have an exciting opportunity to launch their careers on an international platform that has been set up by one of the continent’s most influential young artists. Nigerian Afropop star Mr Eazi was in Nairobi last week to...
NIGERIA - The colorful masterpiece titled Soco, which features Nigerian superstar Wizkid and Terri, Spotless360, Ceeza Milli leads the Naija Top 10 for 2018 so far. Other songs that made it to the Top 10 list includes, Lova Lova – Tiwa Savage ft Duncan Mighty / Fake Love – Wizkid ft Duncan Mighty (tie) and  Science Student by Olamide.  Below is the...
Trace Live is a music concert which spotlights artistes and their band as they perform to devoted fans in an intimate setting. NIGERIA - Superstar musician, Oluwatosin Ajibade, a.k.a Mr Eazi, has been unveiled as the headlining act of the latest Trace Live concert. Trace Live is a music concert which spotlights...
KENYA - Music fans in Nairobi will next week join the world in celebrating one of Africa’s most influential artists whose very successful career is winding down. Just a month after releasing what he says is the last album of an illustrious 50-year career, Malian legend Salif Keita performs in...
IVORY COAST - Students from the International University of Grand-Bassam Alumni brought the culture of the Ivory Coast to MNSU this past Saturday.  Students and community members were welcomed to join in during the organization’s feast in the Multicultural Center to enjoy classic Ivorian dishes before heading into Ostrander Auditorium to...
RWANDA - Celebrated Congolese Rumba and world music icon M’bilia Bel will perform in Kigali in December, at the Kigali Jazz Junction’s year-ender edition. The December edition of the Jazz Junction is slated for December 7 at the Kigali Serena Hotel. The show promises to be one of the highest billed...
AFRICA - The 2018 edition of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) will be broadcast live on DStv and GOtv from Wednesday, 21 November to Saturday, 24 November. This was disclosed in a press release issued by MultiChoice. The festival, which is in its 5th year, will be held in multiple...
NIGERIA - Body marking has been used for centuries in parts of Africa to indicate a person’s tribal heritage. In Nigeria, tribal marks are lacerations made on the face practised by parts of the Yoruba and the Hausa tribe. Nevertheless, the custom is becoming less common and many who bear tribal marks...
TOGO - The Toofan story started in Togo in 2005 when the two football- and music-loving adolescents hired out a small studio with little more than a microphone and a computer to record their first hit, “Eperviers.” Their aim was to encourage the Togolese national soccer team, then on the...
GHANA - Songstress Nana Yaa has stated that Ghana’s music industry is not growing the way it should because the country’s artistes don’t support one another the best way they should be doing. She indicated that Ghanaian musicians do not go out of their way to support the good works...