20 Apr ? Femi Koya, J Molley, Terry Tha Rapman, Lection, Sipho The Gift and more
Keeping Afrobeat alive!
Nigerian born and South African based Afrobeat and jazz musician, Femi Koya welcomes you to his village, filled with tales that take you through a musically and soulfully felt rythmns.
The 10 tracked project is thicky richly traditional and speaks to the musical self regardless of the language or cultural barriers.
‘Village Afrobeat’ is a beautifulhomage to African jazz and African storytelling from the West to the South.
In Terry Pablo Nigerian rapper, Terry tha Rapman, uses Cubism icon, Pablo Picasso, to paint a sonic rap canvas of his artistry.
Terry displays this artistry in a spit-fiery flow with references from Kanye West to Jaden Smith.
Now to a South African rapper on the come up. Joshua the I AM recently launched his new single and video, Glitch, using an audio visual exhibition.
True to his artistry the music video is set-up in a digital distorted dystopia where Joshua raps about the lows of a relationship.
It’s a Motswako juice up!
South African Motswako rapper Lection, is back with some new music featuring Motswako icon; Hip Hop Pantsula, and Motswako’s first lady, Fifi Cooper.
On ‘Le Duma E‘, Lection reintroduces his tongue-twisting Sestwana flow from the days of his Basadi freestyle while HHP and Fifi Cooper team up for what is a very catchy hook.
Just for control, Fifi Cooper doesn’t leave us without a fiery verse
From the onset, US-based Nigerian musician Ugochi shows us just what we are in for as she welcomes us to her soul filled world.
‘Love Shot’ is a multilayered album with varying genres from Afrobeat to soulful House.
There can be no doubt that the hoodpharmacist has a brighter future ahead of him. One in which he never breaks a ‘sweat!
Sipho the Gift is not resting on his laurels. The gift to SA’s hip-hop scene re-releases his first body of work; ‘Coming of Age’.
The album is full of though provoking punchlines and stellar production. Highlights include Panda More, a #Motivation Mondaytheme tune and Cor 13:11.
The ones that got away…