Thursday, 30 August 2012

Mr Kombo 'Don't Try Me'

We all now know that afropop is now getting huge attention and airplay in the mainstream pop charts so it's no surprise that many artists  from countries like Nigeria and Ghana which have been at the forefront of the revolution  are stepping up their game and droppin some serious joints pushing the music to new levels and breaking new bounderies.

We will of course continue endeavour to bring you our choice picks of the best of this new crop of artists or sometimes not so new artistes who are now bursting on to the scene and staking a claim as the next big ting from Africa. 

We introduce Mr Kombo aka Sabi Sumtin Boi a super hot afro rap artiste signed to the independent label "Juss.So.U.Knw Music Group"  he displays his rap skills on a beat produced by his sibling and co producer  EQlipse. The song is titled Dont Try Me(Dem No Born U Well)  I ve listened to this and trust me the N**#gg@'s got  flow he delivers on the verses and also handles the chorus with an attitude and style that instantly hits home as something special,  In one of the lines he says "I've' got more for the game, this is just an entree",and I agree this guys got game  so watch out for more forthcoming singles from the rising star.

Be the first to Listen/Download the track now for free while its still available Its only a matter of time before you'll have to start paying for this guys joints on itunes

Peace and Blessings

Wednesday, 22 August 2012

Janelia- Love Song in Yoruba

Very nice video and sweet tune from U.S based singer- songwriter Janelia,This is a love song in Yoruba with a great melody  taken from her new album Nigeria 'Ti Ti Lai Lai '  released earlier this year.

Janelia who is currently based in Baltimore U.S.A grew up in the Nigerian city of Ibadan and started singing from a very early age in her local church choir before going on to sing professionally while in college she lists her influences from a wide range of artists and music genres the likes of Fela Kuti, Bob Marley, Sade, Babara Streisand and so on.  

She has a strong attraction for love songs and ballads and this is reflected in her music which has been  described as a blend of West African sounds with an urban feel,  her songs are mainly sang in English but also fused with choruses and words in Yoruba her first language. 

To date Janelia has been getting thousand of views and great reviews of her videos on YouTube and  is currently planning to got on national tour of America  and also hopes to tour Africa, UK and Australia in the near future.

Click on the links below for more information about Janelia or to preview and download her songs on itunes 

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Tuesday, 21 August 2012

J.Rival ft Mr Branko Gyae Saa - New Azonto 2012

Fresh new hit from Ghana based songwriter/ producer J.Rival check it out and download now