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Nothing gets our musical hearts going like the sounds of celebration for the African Woman! Crazy full with talent, A-List producer Reinhard Tega works with powerful vocalist Funbi, famous for his hit single Hallelujah - in this dedication to the confident, strong, talented, funny, beautiful and all round amazing African woman; 'Arewa'. Arewa is not only lyrically qualified to get you in a good mood, the sonic dance feel to the single gives it a melodious ring that only reminds us why we love Reinhard. So click below, listen, love and share this!

Third is a charm, and this one is right on the mark. Keeping to their mandate for most of the year, Kenya's #1 band Sauti Sol teams up with the Soke crooner and boundary breaker; Burna Boy for what is fast becoming another anthem in celebration of the Afrikan woman. Taken also off their incoming LP 'Afrikan Sauce' due at the end of the year, 'Afrikan Star' is a melodic love song that takes its glorious rhythm from careful string work of Fancy Fingers and the mellow heartwarming vocals of the band and Burna Boy. We wouldn't be finishing this African Love story right if we didn't tell you that the visual are made for your eyes with cozy dark rooms, harmonizing men and sexy melanin reading women.

The meet up. The night out. This playlist is for that!!! Featuring some of Africa's finest, M.I Abaga curates an ultimate playlist for a night out in the fast paced up class part of Lagos ; Lekki.  Taking you through a journey that starts after a long day on the grind, the chill at the crib, the link up with the crew, the pre-turn up, the real vibe, the turn up, the decline and then the morning! Rendezvous is the African Hiphop lenegd's 7th body of work; featuring tracks recorded over various timelines and cities with an example of 'On Code' ft. AKA being recorded in 2016 or even further back, 'Kososhi' ft. Wande Coal who laid down his part in 2014. M.I Abaga is famous for hoarding songs and finally we get to listen to some of it. The 15 tracked 'playlist' features Falz, Ajebutter and Odunsi in what seems to be a fan favorite 'Lekki' if reactions since the live stream listening session and the release at midnight is anything to go by. It also features South Africa's very own fill Up master; Cassper Nyovest in 'Soup', Moelogo in 'One Way', Dice Ailes in 'Your Father' , CKay and Joules Da Kid in 'Wats D Level', Nonso Amadi in 'Playlist', Yung l, U.a.X in 'The Crew', Terry Apala in 'Jiggy', Santi and Tomi Thomas in 'Jungle' amongst a few more. Some production credits to Nonso Amadi, Chopstix, CKay, Chillz, TMXO, Higo, Odunsi The Engine, and G-Plus This playlist leads up to his forth coming studio album 'Yxng Dxnzl' which is scheduled for release in May this year.

Positivity, love and good vibes. That seems to Sean Tizzle's MO for the year and we are all for it!After a successful 2017- which saw the release of his EP 'Moving Forward Vol. 1' featuring Davido, Dax Mpire and Iceberg Slim. Sean closed off 2017 with two absolutely epic singles; Wasted and Kpro Kpro - Sean Tizzle and Blaq Jerzee's studio chemistry is well and alive! "Best For You" is beautifully musically mixed, there is of course the classic afrobeats with just enough dance element to open it up to a larger audience with varying tastes. Already off to a great start with a world premiere yesterday on Trans Africa Radio's late evening show 'The Re Up' to very positive feedback,  Best For You is one for your playlists, personal and otherwise.

Laying the ground work to take over in 2018, East African super stars; Sauti Sol team up with Nigeria's queen of Pop; Tiwa Savage in a new tale of love "Girl Next Door".The second single off their incoming LP 'Afrikan Sauce', Girl Next Door is a new age yet classic tale of romance. The never old story of falling for the girl in your hood, or even your class. Produced by Maleek Berry, the single is accompanied by very cleanly shot and funvisuals directed by Unlimited L.A

After just over 2 years touring with his debut album Trading Change, South African award winning folk & alternative music act Jeremy Loops finally shares some new music. 
At the first ever listening session of some new material to come, Jeremy shares the journey that brought him to 'Waves' and how the single was a turning point of sorts during his writing process in preparation of his sophomore album due in 2018. Accompanied with visuals that can solely be held responsible for giving you holiday FOMO, Waves is a beautiful summer track with a whistle filled hook that stays with you after the first listen.  A guaranteed ear-worm.

Nigerian star rapper MI Abaga teams up with Dice Ailes in his latest single 'Your Father'. Produced by C Kay, the track is daring in it's lyrics and MI once again reiterates his place in the Nigerian hip-hop scene as the one to look up to and the one to be respected.
Probably not a good idea to send this to your father. But most certainly vibe to this with your gang!

Here's another one for the 'brown skinned' ladies. Jewels of East Africa Sauti Sol team up with award winning Nigerian dancehall & reggae act Patoranking in "Melanin". In no uncertain terms, the lyrics celebrate the ups and downs of love and the beautiful queens filled with all the melanin there is! Bringing the melodic blend of Patoranking's delivery with the unmatched vocals of the award winning East African band.