Posts tagged Music

19 recording artists. 11 countries. 10 languages. ONE message to African Leaders: Do Agric, It Pays!

The participating artists are: A.Y. (Tanzania), Bufallo Souljah (Zimbabwe), Dama Do Bling (Mozambique), D’Banj (Nigeria), Diamond (Tanzania), Dontom (Nigeria), Fally Ipupa (DRC), Femi Kuti (Nigeria), Judith Sephuma (South Africa), Juliani (Kenya), Kunle Ayo (Nigeria), Vusi Nova (South Africa), Liz Ogumbo (Kenya), Nancy G (Swaziland), Omawumi (Nigeria), Rachid Taha (Algeria), Tiken Jah Fakoly (Cote d’Ivoire), Victoria Kimani (Kenya) and Wax Dey (Cameroon).

Make sure to sign the petition!

My Africa Is One!

Hennessy interview with Singer/Songwriter D’Banj. Check it out! 

#MusicMonday “Rise Again” (Live) x Lira . Take a listen to the smooth Vocals of Lira to ease your Monday morning. 

Meet WondaGurl, the 16 year old Nigerian record producer who is credited on Jay-Z’s new album “Magna Carta Holy Grail”. 

#MusicMonday - “Destiny” x Zahara. Take a listen to this song by AfroSoul singer Zahara. 

Music for your Friday! 

Nigerian artist Flavour Nabania will be embarking on a brief U.S. tour this July. The tour begins July 5th in Dallas and will also stop in Houston, Maryland and New York. More information can be found on his official twitter page @2niteflavour 

Nigerian artist Flavour Nabania will be embarking on a brief U.S. tour this July. The tour begins July 5th in Dallas and will also stop in Houston, Maryland and New York. More information can be found on his official twitter page @2niteflavour 

Nigerian Born Singer/Songwriter, Tiwa Savage, Announces Tracklisting

Tiwa Savage is a Nigerian born Singer/Songwriter from Lagos and raised in the UK. She’s appeared on the UK X-Factor and is signed to Sony Records and has written songs for American R&B singer Fantasia. Tiwa’s debut album “Once Upon A Time” will be released June 14th and will feature production from some of the hottest pop producers today including “Oak” who has written/produced for Rihanna and Alicia Keys.

Jay Z rumored to embark on African tour this Fall

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American Rapper, Jay-Z, is rumored to begin his world tour which will begin in Lagos this October. Other stops include Angola, Tanzania and South Africa. 

Bank Of Industry Signs D'Banj As New Ambassador

Nigerian entertainer, D’Banj has signed on to become an ambassador for the Bank of Industry. The entertainer tweeted about the new partnership last week. D’Banj is signed to Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music label.