Doha 2019: Sports Minister urges Ghanaian Athletes to make nation proud

Ghana’s Minister for Youth and Sports, Isaac Kwame Asiamah has urged the Ghanaian athletes participating in the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) World Championship being held in Doha to go and make the nation proud. With the World Championship starting on Friday, September 27, the Sports Minister has sent his goodwill message to theContinue reading “Doha 2019: Sports Minister urges Ghanaian Athletes to make nation proud”

Burna Boy, Davido, Nasty C top 2019 AFRIMA continental nominees’ list

Burna Boy, Afro-fusion singer; Davido, Afropop star and Nasty C, South African musician, have scored the most nominations for the 2019 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA). The list was released by the international committee of the AFRIMA on Monday. The continental categories are made up of the different genres of African music from hip-hop, jazz,Continue reading “Burna Boy, Davido, Nasty C top 2019 AFRIMA continental nominees’ list”

Ethiopia’s Rophnan to play in Kenya

Electronic music fans in Nairobi can look forward to seeing Ethiopian DJ and producer Rophnan at the Alchemist Bar on 14 September 2019. The evening will also feature performances by Kenyan DJ and producer Suraj and DJ B-Town. “I am excited towards this show in Kenya, more than any other country outside Ethiopia,” Rophnan said. “I believe that the musical connectionContinue reading “Ethiopia’s Rophnan to play in Kenya”

Drumz releases visuals for new song

Afropop/Hiphop singer Drumz has released the music video for his viral song ‘Duna’.  The video shot in London in the streets of Shoreditch showcases comical African dance scenes. It features the beautiful Fatima of Shake My Beauty and BBC Born different fame. The 22-year-old model exhibited some serious dance skills while Drumz tried some MJ moves that will leave viewers crackingContinue reading “Drumz releases visuals for new song”

Big Zulu – Ama Million ft. Cassper Nyovest, Musiholiq: audio, reactions

The famous Nkabi Rap founder, Big Zulu, is currently making headlines after releasing the highly anticipated single which is titled Ama Million. The jam, Big Zulu – Ama Million ft. Cassper Nyovest & Musiholiq, has massively received love from fans all over the world. Given that the track features the talented award-winning South African rapper,Continue reading “Big Zulu – Ama Million ft. Cassper Nyovest, Musiholiq: audio, reactions”

Cassper Nyovest wishes he was Nigerian, fans react

Local rapper Cassper Nyovest has angered his fans after claiming that he wishes he was Nigerian on Sunday. This comes after Mufasa was in a twar with Zakes Bantwini over the state of South African music after the “Tito Mboweni” rapper tweeted: “2020 for SA Hip hop!!!”Bantwini responded to his tweet by stating that the SAContinue reading “Cassper Nyovest wishes he was Nigerian, fans react”

African Giant – Burna Boy’s New Album is here.

Burna Boy’s newest album African Giant has arrived, via Bad Habit and Atlantic Records. Burna Boy’s latest effort features guest appearances from Jorja Smith, Damian Marley, Future, YG, and more. African Giant includes previously released tracks “Anybody,” “On The Low,” “Gbona,” and “Dangote.” Continue reading…

‘Birth of Afrobeat’

Review by The Minister of Information JR In September 2017, the Chicago Afrobeat Project released their fourth studio album, “What Goes Up,” featuring Afrobeat pioneer Tony Allen. During their time together, Allen would recount his role in creating the Afrobeat genre. “Birth of Afrobeat” is a seven-minute short that was directed by Opiyo Okeyo, andContinue reading “‘Birth of Afrobeat’”

Watch Cassper Nyovest’s new music video

South African rapper Cassper Nyovest has released a new video titled ‘Move For Me’. Directed by Laurenzo Dlamini, the video was released on YouTube and was sitting on more than 66 000 views just four hours after its release on the morning of 31 May. The song is taken off Nyovest’s 2018 album, Sweet and Short and features local singer Boskasie, whose powerfulContinue reading “Watch Cassper Nyovest’s new music video”