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My record can’t be broken even after my death – Bisa Kdei

Musician Bisa Kdei has said it will be difficult for any musician to break the record he has set in the hiplife/highlife space. Bisa, who is considered by many people as contemporary highlife king due to his multiple award-winning feat made the point while granting an interview to a Canadian reporter over the weekend. The young highlife musician who has a series of hit songs … Continue reading My record can’t be broken even after my death – Bisa Kdei

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Blood Orange’s Performance on A COLORS SHOW Is Dripping in Melancholy and Purple Flowers

Watch Dev Hynes give a somber rendition of “Dark & Handsome” from his latest project, “Angel’s Pulse.” Dev Hynes of Blood Orange is the latest African artist to give a smashing performance on COLORS. The Sierra Leonean-British artist gives a somber rendition of “Dark & Handsome”—a track from his latest album Angel’s Pulse—with a bouquet of purple flowers in hand, says The FADER. Watch below. Continue reading Blood Orange’s Performance on A COLORS SHOW Is Dripping in Melancholy and Purple Flowers

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Kenyan Legendary Dancehall Artiste Hardstone Secretly Jets Into The Country

US based Kenyan legendary reggae singer Hardstone is currently in the country. Word on the streets is that the singer was spotted in Ruai and Jerusalem sometime this week. The singer’s mother has confirmed that he jetted into  the country on Sunday and has been laying low because of jetlag. The mother who is jovial for her son’s arrival did not however reveal if his … Continue reading Kenyan Legendary Dancehall Artiste Hardstone Secretly Jets Into The Country

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The 19 Songs You Need to Hear This Week

Featuring Sho Madjozi, Odunsi, Sarkodie, Mr Eazi, Fuse ODG, Santi and more. Every week, we highlight the cream of the crop in music through our Best Music of the Week column.  Here’s our round up of the best tracks and music videos that came across our desks, which you can also check out in our Songs You Need to Hear This Week playlists on Spotify and Apple … Continue reading The 19 Songs You Need to Hear This Week

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Interview With Renowned Cellist, Composer And Musician Thokozani Ndumiso Mhlambi

Thokozani Ndumiso Mhlambi is the NRF Postdoctoral Fellow in Innovation, at the Archive & Public Culture Research Initiative at the University of Cape Town. Through his music, he explores the iconic cultural legacy of the region, with the likes of Busi Mhlongo, Princess Magogo, Mazisi Kunene – creatively through new music, combining African and classical elements. He is often seen talking with his audiences while … Continue reading Interview With Renowned Cellist, Composer And Musician Thokozani Ndumiso Mhlambi