New Releases

Big Star - "Just 2 Flex Remix" ft. Khaligraph & Youngsta
When it's nice you bring it back! This is the story behind the remix of 'Just 2 Flex'.The hip-hop joint with lyrical flow for the hustlers, Just 2 Flex is the theme song for Vuzu's hip-hop talent search show 'The Hustle'.  Responding to the demand for 'more', Big Star teamed up with East African Rapper 'Khaligraph' and 'Youngsta'. essentially threading the hit between Johannesburg, Nairobi and Cape Town. So follow the link to share in the tale of 3 cities.
 

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.

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!

Music comes in many different shades and Bemyoda makes beautiful shades of music. Working with acts from various genres across the continent makes the cause of pushing African Music to the world even more wholesome. On Signing with Africori - "Nigerian singer/songwriter, Bemyoda has signed with Africori Music Group to license and distribute his forthcoming debut album, 'Stark', worldwide. With offices in Johannesburg, Lagos and London, and representatives in Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Tanzania, Ghana, Uganda and Rwanda, Africori is the leading digital music company for artists and labels in Africa. The company also operates the most established synch licensing platform in Africa. 'Stark' was recorded across 4 cities in Nigeria and USA: Abuja, Lagos, Cleveland and the world’s music capital, Nashville. It has been described as sublime, bold, and honest."