NewMusicAfrica – Kahn, Jux, Eegun, Sdudla Noma100 & Chocolate City’s Yung L

Yung L – “Cheers”
Chocolate City’s is home to some of Africa’s best including Mi Abaga, Victoria Kimani, Koker and now new to big time Nigerian Music Label is ‘Yung L’.
Yung L is all set to share his debut single called ‘Cheers’ world wide on Friday the 5th of May but in the meantime, he is asking everyone to cheers to his bright musical ride with the Choc Boys by making the single available on Pre-Order.

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NewMusicAfrica – Dice Ailes, Apple Gule, Big Star and Chess Nthusi

Dice Ailes – “Ella”
Chocolate City’s Dice Ailes releases his latest single; ‘Ella’. After the success of ‘Miracle‘, hot shot and super skilled producer; CKay worked with Dice to create what has very quickly become a new fan favorite.  Sitting at over 600k views on YouTube since it’s release last week, the visuals to Ella is testament to the creativity of the entire team behind this cross border hit! Featured on iTunes’ African Hot Tracks playlist, Ella is a must listen!

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NewMusicAfrica – Cassper Nyovest, House Afrika, Chess Nthusi and OBT

Cassper Nyovest – “Thuto”
Since the release of Tito Mboweni in March, South African Hip Hop act-Cassper Nyovest has built up anticipation for his new body of work ‘Thuto’. Today he releases the 16 tracked album on Pre-Order.
Thuto is due for release world wide in May. But in the meantime?

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NewMusicFriYAY! – L-Tido ft. AKA & Yanga, Tay Grin ft. Vanessa Mdee, Anto Neosoul and Abaki Simba


L-Tido ft. AKA & Yanga – “Thixo”
Produced by Gemini Major, Thixo by SA hip hop stars; L-Tido fearturing AKA and Yanga since it’s release at the beginning of the week shot up to no 1 on iTunes within a few hours of release and currently sits at no4 on the Mzansi Hits playlist on Apple Music.

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Cassper Nyovest breaking records with Tito Mboweni – the video

CEO of Family Tree Records, Hip Hop artist and all round dapper dude; Cassper Nyovest released the oohh so sleek visuals to his hit single ‘Tito Mboweni’. In less than 18 hours of release on Thursday 30th March , Tito Mboweni hit over 100 thousand views, trending on twitter with #TitoMboweniVideo and #TitoMboweni the entire day. The video already gained 230k views by 11 am the next morning, becoming the first SA video to hit 200k mark in just about 24hours.

And now? Tito Mboweni sits at just over half a million views within days of release.

Like Ifani, regardless of what you thought you knew earlier, this video is sure to ‘show the light’ (as in the money).

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NewMusicAfrica – Lloyd Cele, House Afrika, Tweezy, Lance Theron and Tshego

Tweezy – “Ambitions” ft Victoria Kimani, Ice Prince and Khuli Chana

South African producer and rapper; Tweezy, infamously known for his work on AKA’s hit singles; Run Jozi and All Eyes on Me has teamed up with Africa’s finest in Khuli Chana, Victoria Kimani (NG / KE) and Ice Prince (NG) to release the remix to ‘Ambitions’ following the release of the crisp visuals (watch here)
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Tshego – “Garden”

Family Tree record’s cool kid ; Tshego releases his first single in 2017 and he calls this; Garden.
‘Garden’ is loaded with ‘metaphors’; the lyrics of the track leaving to the listener to figure out what Tshego is doing or perhaps growing in his ‘beautiful’ garden.

Fans of SA Hip -Hop / Trap prepare to have this on repeat.

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Lloyd Cele – “Umgowani” ft Beyond Vocals

It’s been upwards and on-wards for runner up of the SAIdols season 6; Lloyd Cele, and he is beginning his musical 2017 by creating beautiful harmony with the dapper looking dudes from ‘Beyond Vocals‘ in his new single called ‘Ungowami’ meaning ‘You are mine’.
Delivering the feel good vocals we have come to expect from Lloyd with amazing back up and harmony from ‘Beyond Vocals’.

Available here

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House Afrika – “Mzansi House Vol. 5”

House Afrika has made a name for it’s self with the series of killer mixes and compilations released over the years. Mzansi House Vol.5 features 41 tracks from Dj Sonic, Stagz Jazz, Gaba Cannal and Beebar.

So to all the house music lovers, we invite you to enjoy the end of the month in style.

Available here

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Lance Theron- “Let’s Talk” ft G and T

The words ‘Let’s Talk’ could run chills down your spine depending on the circumstance.
Cape Town based Lance Theron under Stereotype records releases his first single of the year titled; ‘Let’s Talk’ featuring G and T.

The electronic dance track is a perfect pick for a feel good moment just before you go have ‘the talk’

Available here

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FriYay new tunes! 🔥 Trigmatic, Chad Saaiman & Apple Gule

Trigmatic – “Sane”

 

Sanity is overrated some might say. Ghana’s Afro-rap artist, Trigmatic famous for his fusion of traditional and urban sounds, releases ‘SANE’ the first single off his album ‘M.A.T.I.C’ and he features KrissyO on what fans have described as a well-rounded masterpiece.
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Chad Saaiman- “Belief”

Cape Town based singer/songwriter ‘Chad Saaiman’ shares his first single of 2017 ‘Belief’ and he’s asking everyone who pushes the play button to ‘believe’. Under Stereotype records, Chad has shared his talent with the world including London and Spain.

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Apple Gule – “Swazikid”

Swaziland born and Johannesburg based act, Apple Gule is getting ready to officially release his new album ‘Swazikid’. Apple’s sound is described as a fusion of R&B and Soulful Pop.

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David Omodunmiju- “One Man Journey”

Nigerian RnB artist; David Omodunmiju releases his debut album ‘ One Man Journey’ on Saturday the 18th of March. This is his first body work under ‘Honesty Music Entertainment’ after signing to the label straight off MTN Project Fame. The 10 tracked album carries what can be described as a fusion of soul and gospel to produce a ‘world music’ vibez.

Available here

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