Tag Archives: Germany

Strings of life: Globetrotter Leni Stern’s African Trio

Leni Stern’s music was always good — her fluid, powerful electric guitar exercised in a variety of settings, mostly on her own compositions — but she has really bloomed since she began her collaborations with African musicians. In 2006, the jazz/blues guitarist and singer played the Festival in the Desert in Timbuktu, Mali, sharing stages […]

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The Ngoma Africa Band (Golden Voice of East Africa) Takes Over European Fans By Storm !

The Ngoma Africa Band aka FFU also known as Anunnaki alien, the most successfull African live Band based in Germany has been vastly gaining popularity through an extra ordinary rhythm “Bongo Dance” from Tanzania and Neighbouring East African countries which always drives the europeans funs crazy. Its more than two decades now that Band has […]

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Pumeza Matshikiza: The Township Soprano who Wooed the World

One billion people watched her perform a freedom anthem at the Commonwealth Games launch. Will the South African singer pack the same punch at the Proms? Pumeza Matshikiza discovered opera as a teenager quite by accident. One day, she was switching between radio stations, and stumbled on the great Swiss soprano Edith Mathis, singing in […]

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AUDIO ALERT: CK Morgan – Catch Me If You Can (18+)|@IAMCKMORGAN

CK Morgan, a German Born, Ghanaian American Singer who also dabbles as a rapper, was last month caught in a feud with fellow Ghanaian, Jon Germain, where Jon Germain accused the talented upcoming singer/rapper of defrauding him. CK Morgan later took to twitter and Instagram to deny the claims, retorting that “Karma is a bitch. […]

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BIG BROTHER AFRICA DRAMA: Singer CK Morgan Goes Mad at “Pokello” via Facebook

After it had been reported across the internet that former Big Brother Africa contestants and partners Elikem (Ghana) and Pokello (Zimbabwe) had just broken up and Elikem has impregnated a Ghanaian, German Based Designer “Theresa Onnen”, Pokello went on twitter to insult Theresa Onnen ” calling her a bitch and at the same retweeting the insults […]

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My Song: [Ugandan-European] Jaqee on ‘Hero’

Ugandan singer Jaqee learned at a young age that her voice was her strongest weapon in getting heard in the patriarchal culture that surrounded her. Later when she applied her voice to music, she realised that she could also use her voice to share opinions and ideas with the rest of the world. In this […]

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Cape Town Electronic Music Festival Up And Running

The third edition of the Cape Town Electronic Music Festival kicked off in Cape Town on 4 February and will run through until 9 February. Workshops, showcases and satellite events will precede the main music festival, which will be held at The Grand Parade from Friday, 7 to Sunday, 9 February, 2014. The headline acts […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Carlprit ft Jaicko – Remember To Forget|@carlprit and @Jaicko Bring African and the Caribbeans together

Who said Africa and the Caribbeans can never come together to make banging music? They were wrong because this one is banging. It is for the clubs, parties etc. Zimbabwe/Germany’s Carlprit teamed up with Barbados’s Jaicko to produce “Remember To Forget” which is ironically a track that many may never forget. It has that Pitbull-esque […]

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African artists find revolution on the internet

As the internet opens up Africa, Kenyan collective Just a Band uses its new-found freedom of expression to reach a global audience. Nairobi: They built their reputation with wild music videos featuring a flying animated turtle and a campy urban hero often considered Kenya’s first internet sensation. But when it came time to choose the subject for their video of […]

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AUDIO ALERT: DELASI – Cut You Off

Ghana’s Delasi ushers us into the new year with ‘Cut you Off’. He symbolizes his relationships in the music and arts industry to keeping his garden fresh and in shape. Bad weeds need cutting off, or yanking off at the roots. Overgrown(egotistic) branches need trimming down to size. He blends pidgin and comic satirical flows […]

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All Eyes on 5th International African Festival Tubingen 2014,Germany

Tübingen  will once again host the International Africa festival 2014. The 5th Edition will bring you the best in African diversity, culture, music from the continent and beyond. Save this date now, and join us in Tübingen for world-class performances, unbeatable atmosphere, meet and make new friends.  We welcome you to the African Village in Tübingen […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Mekxo – Komole

After the successful release of MEKXO’ s audio Hit single ‘kOMOLE’ a few weeks ago which went viral on the blogs and web sites across the internet, Mekman-Gold Records & G29Music production humbly presents to you ”MEkXO – KOMOLE” [OFFICIAL VIDEO] directed by Joe Chad. “Emeka Peter Udea”, popularly known as aka Judi Master, is […]

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