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South African Women Dropped the Best Debuts of 2019

The South African music scene has seen an uptick in youthful, vocally gifted artists over the years. Much of this is owed to the recent global resurgence of R&B, as well as the increased significance of streaming sites, especially SoundCloud. From int…

Listen to Stormzy’s New Album ‘Heavy is the Head’

British-Ghanaian rapper Stormzy has finally dropped his much-anticipated sophomore album Heavy is the Head. The album comes two years after he released his debut album Gang Signs & Prayer. The 16-track project features the likes of American singer-son…

Watch Zozibini Tunzi’s Interview on ‘Sway In The Morning’

It’s been a few days since Miss South Africa Zozibini Tunzi was crowned this year’s Miss Universe. While South Africans and the world are still reeling from the fact that a dark-skinned woman wearing her natural hair (in a fade, mind you) was crowned …

Kwesta and Rick Ross’ Collaboration is Finally Here

Around this time last year, Kwesta shared images from a video shoot for a song that features Rick Ross. Today, the South African rapper finally shared the song accompanied by a music video.The song, which is titled “I Came I Saw,” sees Kwesta and Rick…

The 20 Best Nigerian Songs of 2019

2019 was another huge year for Nigerian music.

Zlatan’s presence was ubiquitous and powered by the zeal for zanku, a dance which is now de rigueur. Rema led the charge for a group of young breakthrough artists that include Fireboy DML and Joeboy. T…