Archive | October 15, 2013

VIDEO ALERT: Davido – Skelewu

Following an powerful instructional video, media hype, fan made videos, nude antics by fans and a long waiting period, Nigerian artist’s official Skelewu music video is now here. [We are not sure yet which fan won the price money for a fan made video]. The video comes with a moon walk dance and some Michael […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Eedris Abdulkareem ft. Femi Kuti – Fela

It’s Felabration week, Felabration month, and today is in-fact the birthday of the one and only legendary musician, activist and, Nigerian and African icon Fela Anikulapo Kuti. There is no best time to release a single in his honour and there are arguably no better artists to do that other than veteran artists such as rapper […]

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Gospel Singer Pays Tribute To Kenya Shooting Victims

As the world continues to mourn the loss of more than 70 people killed in a mass shooting in Nairobi, gospel musician Sam Adebanjo is paying tribute with “Prayer for Africa.” The song was written by the award-winning and MOBO nominee Sam Adebanjo and produced by Grammy Award nominee Steven Abramsamadu. “The tragedy in Kenya has touched the lives of people around the world. […]

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Bob Marley’s Widow Preaches Unity In Africa

Nana Rita Marley, Widow of late Jamaican reggae artiste, Bob Marley, has urged Africans and black people in the Diaspora to promote unity on the African continent. Nana, who spoke through Eleanor Wints, of the Rita Marley Foundation, was the guest of honour at the 5th annual commemorative debates held for late Afro-beat legend, Fela […]

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World stars of Africa Express seek to revive Mali’s music industry

A collective of musicians from around the world, known as Africa Express, is in the Malian capital, Bamako to give the music industry a much-needed boost. The event is taking place just a few months after the defeat, by French-led troops, of Islamist militants who took over the northern part of the country last year. […]

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