Tag Archives: West Africa

VIDEO ALERT: Major Lazer Ft. Nyla & Fuse ODG – Light It Up (Remix)

Want a taste of Ghana? Then you need to watch the video for “Light It Up (Remix)” by Major Lazer featuring Nyla and Fuse ODG. The song, which is taken off Major Lazer’s extended version of the 2015 album “Peace Is The Mission” has done well in several countries across the world and has even […]

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FORTUNATE SON: Davido’s Upbringing Was Almost Impossibly Blessed

Now, he’s leveraging his resources to model the future of African pop. Once, while on a Greyhound layover in Birmingham, Alabama, David Adedeji Adeleke, the Nigerian pop star now better known as Davido, spotted a familiar face on the CD rack of a bus station rest stop. Packed between sections for Top 40 and oldies […]

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Nigeria’s P-Square Pop Group ‘Sack’ Elder Brother Manager

Two years after they were rumoured to have broken up, Nigerian pop duo, P’square are back in the news again as one-half of the singing duo, Peter Okoye yesterday moved against their management company owned by their elder brother, Jude Okoye. In a series of tweets, Peter who has been on a business trip in […]

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Morgan Heritage Beats Rocky Dawuni To Grammy Award

Ghanaian musician, Rocky Dawuni lost on his bid to become the first Ghanaian and African to win the Best Reggae Album at the 2016 Grammy Awards. The ‘African Thriller’ performer lost out to band Morgan Heritage. Jah Cure, Barrington Levy and Luciano were also vying for the same award. Dawuni was nominated for his album […]

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AUDIO ALERT: Fuse ODG Ft. Shatta Wale – Laugh Out Loud

Fuse ODG is thanking his God and laughing out loud in his haters’ faces with this song. Unambiguously titled “Laugh Out Loud” aka #LOL, Fuse’s latest offering will most definitely rock 2015, like some of his other songs have rocked past years and continue to make noise all around radio and in clubs. The unsurprisingly […]

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My Grammy Nomination Is For Ghana – Rocky Dawuni

Grammy Award nominee, Rocky Dawuni has said his nomination is a testament to the musical ingenuity of Ghanaian artistes.“This shows that Ghanaian music has come of age as a global force to reckon…It’s a testament that all the work we’ve done to bring our music to the world has yielded results”.Dawuni has been nominated in […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Admiral C4C Ft. Nyanda (Brick & Lace) – Outta Control

Eastern Europe based Nigerian musical star Admiral C4C returns with an outstanding brand new song and video “Outta Control featuring one out of the American-Jamaican super girl-duo Brick & Lace – Nyanda. “Outta Control” is a really cool blend of dancehall, pop & dubstep music, produced in the UK by prolific young producer Eminik. The song has that bouncy […]

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Reggie ‘N’ Bollie Through To The X-Factor Finals

After holding their own in the competition and having their position never being seen as under threat all through the live shows, Reggie and Bollie are now through to the final of the X-Factor UK show. The second act of Ghanaian origin to make such an achievement but obviously the first of their kind in […]

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Reggie ‘N’ Bollie Make It To The UK X-Factor Semi-Finals, Prove They Are Here To Stay With Performances

Now, these guys have definitely proved their worth. Week-in week-0ut, with performances that have infused energy into the UK singing talent show, X-Factor, Reggie ‘N’ Bollie have managed to not only steal but own the hearts of the show’s fans. Like last weekend, this weekend (28-11-15) they performed a mash-up which included an African song…and […]

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Reggie ‘N’ Bollie Make It Onto The X-Factor 2015 Final 5 List

They are fresh, fun and entertaining. They are the act that surfaced late in the UK X-Factor competition, and they are Reggie, 31, and Bollie, 29 who simply go by the duo name act of Reggie ‘N’ Bollie. Well they came on the show as Menn On Point and performed their own song “Turn It […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Yemi Alede Ft. Selebobo – Na Gode

Who is best to tell everyone to be thankful for whatever happens in their life but “Johnny” heartbroken lady Yemi Alade. Well, while believing the Johnny issue actually happened to her, this new song is really accurate for the situation. It’s message is about depending, trusting and thanking God in all situations. Yemi’s producer Selobobo […]

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Newly Crowned Miss Teen Africa UK Is Monique Narh From Ghana

Monique Narh From Ghana Was Awarded With The 13-19 Year Olds Africa-UK Modelling Title – The Event Was Not Without It’s Own Gaffes And Controversies When we arrived at the Miss Teen Africa UK 2015 venue at the homely Stratford Town Hall in London, it was time for a musical performance. Young songstress Tiana was […]

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