Tag Archives: Azonto

Fuse ODG Album Release set for November 2014

The long awaited “TINA (This is New Africa)” album by Fuse ODG will be released on 4 November 2014. The star confirmed it on his facebook page with the message that it is now available to pre-order. We have since not found a link yet. Fuse broke to fame with the single ‘Azonto’ in 2011 […]

1 Comment Continue Reading →

Fuse ODG Announces First ODG Female Signing

Riding on an unprecedented Afrobeats wave, pioneer artist Fuse ODG has come out to announce yet another first. This time it’s not about one of his Afrobeats tunes break a record in international charts, but about a signing. The “Antenna” singer announce via twitter yesterday that his Afrobeats music based label Off Da Ground, simply […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

VIDEO ALERT: Atumpan ft. Samini – Regina (Dance Video)|@AtumpanGH ft @samini_dagaati

It has become sense that for a song to blow up nowadays without an explicit image or video behind it, it needs to be either extremely good or get a push on the streets with some unique promotional dance videos. This is the case for the song “Regina” (wittingly or coincidentally pronounce reh-gy-na) by polished […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

AUDIO ALERT: Fuse ODG ft Sean Paul – Dangerous Love

Sean Paul is definitely not the first Jamaican artist Fuse ODG has collaborated, but is perhaps the most mainstream, or infact ‘the’ most mainstream of them all. Fuse managed to get S-Peezy to go Afrobeats on the track Dangerous Love, which has lovely background track, and which Fuse himself did a lot of justice to […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

FOKN Bois diss P-Square for ‘trying to steal Azonto’|@FOKNBOIS @rudeboypsquare FOKN MIX-UP

Controversial music duo, M3nsa and Wanlov da Kubolor, known collectively as FOKN Bois, have hit hard at the Nigerian music duo, P-Square, for trying to copy the famous Ghanaian Azonto dance. Since P-Square made public their Alingo song and dance, several Ghanaians have argued that the dance is just a carbon copy of Azonto. Even though Peter and Paul […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Wuden GatDoe ft 2 Seconds – Straight to Heaven

Check this one out. Another one Prince Peprah (for Pep-Gee Systemz), directed video for the song “Straight to Heaven” by Wuden GatDoe featuring 2 Seconds. It’s all about free-styling, some Azonto mixed with some Alkayida moves and it features Ghana superstar dancer Asahene and his bootylicious female companion. Street made but fun to watch. Enjoy […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

VIDEO ALERT: Donae’O ft Ice Prince & Sarkodie – Big Ben (Afro Beats Remix)|@Donaeo ft @Iceprincezamani ft @sarkodie

This is a story of UK meets Ghana and Nigeria or Grime meets Hiplife and Afrobeats, and perhaps Rap as well. UK-Ghanaian Grime artist Donae’o enlisted Nigerian rapper Ice Prince and Ghanaian rapper Sarkodie to make a remix of his hit song “Big Ben”. The remix is in Afrobeats style and is another one for […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Fuse ODG: the Afrobeats trailblazer who’s ready to blow – Guardian

It’s Saturday morning, and Fuse ODG, fresh off a flight from Ghana, is wrapping up an appearance on Soccer AM. No slick, schmoozing Brit School graduate, he seems unused to the frantic banter of TV chat, and makes for a shy but likable guest. Interview done, he steps over to the show’s football challenge, pauses, then […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Fuse ODG Makes UK Top 10 in Second Week of The New Year

He has brought Afrobeat to the mainstream with the likes of dance-themed songs such as Azonto and Antenna, now Fuse ODG is proving that he is not a one trick pony. Just 2 weeks into 2014, he has managed to squeeze in “Million Pound Girl (Badder Than Bad)”, a non-dance themed song into “The Official […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

VIDEO ALERT: Jay B ft Sarkodie – Tonga (#TongaDance Video)

This Prince Peprah directed visual may come across as shocking to some, but it is not in anyway surprising to us. It’s a very simple street video featuring 2 dancers showcasing what appears to be the next Afrobeat dance craze coming out of Ghana, following Azonto and others, except that this one is a bit […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Africa’s musical greats gather for Channel O awards

From P-Square to AKA, the 10th Channel O Africa Music Video Awards featured and honoured some of the continent’s most influential musicians. Some of Africa’s greatest musical talent gathered at Walter Sisulu Square in Kliptown, Soweto, on Saturday for one of the continent’s renowned music awards ceremonies, the Channel O Africa Music Video awards. Artists […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Fuse ODG Buys Brand New Merc For His Manager

Ghana-UK Afrobeats sensation came out to show his loyalty and appreciation to his best friend and manager Andre Hackett by presenting him with a brand new Mercedes Benz on his birthday. The two have been together prior to the Azonto and Antenna musical explosion and have stayed side by side before and after the fame. […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →