Author: africori

This week, we've got visual specials. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jZJe2f8P9wo

Tanzania's super couple Nahreel and Aika (Navy Kenzo) and Africa's dancehall bae 'Patoranking' finally share the visuals to their collaboration 'Bajaj' which is a single off the Duo's debut album 'AIM (Above Inna Minute).

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Reinhard Tega ft Koker, Loose Kaynon & Classiq - "Mr Ayinde"
Nigerian hit maker Reinhard Tega releases his debut single; 'Mr. Ayinde'. Headlined by himself,the mid tempo single features Koker, Classiq and Loose Kaynon. Mr. Ayinde's story about drive and eventual success is much needed in today’s heavily entitled music scene with an unmistakably Hip-Hop sound built on a trap foundation and kept afloat with hypnotic echoes that sound like the beat box of urban music royalty. Reinhard has work on production for a nice mix of African acts including MI Abaga,Koker, Ill Bliss, Wiz Kid, Jesse Jagz, Ice Prince and Victoria Kimani.

Blayze ft. AKA - "Get The Bag"
Two South African Hip Hop acts; Blayze and AKA join forces in a new single called 'Get The Bag'. The track is a mellow Hip Hop vibe with heavy bass lines and a lyrical flow that is sure to catch the ear of every listener.
With lyrics already up on genius. Fans can confidently sing along.

Bob Ezy- "Pieces Of Love"
South African House Music act; Bob Ezy releases his first body of work 'Pieces of Love' featuring hit singles like; Close To You, Walk Away & Imisebenzi. Recently nominated for the South African Music Awards for Close To You in the Best Remix of the year category, this is a perfect timing for a celebration as the awards are taking place in Sun City, South Africa this weekend.

Drew Moyo - "Vimbuza"
Norway based Malawian Dance/Electronic act; Drew Moyo teams up with Beating Heart; the World's largest archive of Africa's field recordings- on his new body of work 'Vimbuza'.One of the tracks off 'Chingoma' which was sampled after an archival field recording is a favourite of the artist and he explains that 'Chingoma' is a drum played specifically by the Tonga people in a part of Malawi when they gather for the Spiritual ritual of the Vimbuza dance. The proceeds from Vimbuza will be used to support the Women's Legal Centre in Cape Town and Jo'burg and the AMP music school in Grahamstown where equipment will be donated and a Beating Heart remix module would be developed where students can learn how to remix music from the archive, learning about their heritage in the process. Now that's music for a cause!

Bemyoda - "I Told You"
With his new album 'Stark' due on the 9th of June, Nigerian singer song writer  Bemyoda releases the first single off his forthcoming album ‘Stark’, the stunning piano-led rendition of ‘I Told You’. To many, Bemyoda bears striking musical similarities to Aloe Blacc, Asa and Bez.
Watch the video of 'I Told You' Here