05 Jun Mercy Chinwo, Darque, Jux & more.
Featuring; TBO, KVRVBO, Mink’s, and more.
Mercy Chinwo – “Omkannaya (Live)”
Welcoming the weekend with a prayer, Mercy Chinwo presents the live rendition of ‘Omekannaya’.
The gospel mega-star has recently wrapped up her sophomore album which will hit stores on the 3rd of July. More on that in the coming weeks.
KVRVBO – “Dublin Express”
KVRVBO (pronounced as Karabo) returns home to Stay True Sounds with his second mini-album ‘Dublin Express’. This body of work consists of three cuts that fit in well in his catalogue of deep electronic gems.
Jux – “COVID-19” (ft. Maua Sama)
The global pandemic has many of us longing for the special people in our lives. Tanzanian crooner, Jux, captures the waves of emotional need on his single ‘COVID-19’. The song features songstress, Maua Sama.
TBO – “Ready for Ya”
Suave trap-soul singer, TBO, presents the official video for ‘Ready for Ya‘ – all captured in a single take.
Darque & Limpopo Rhythm – “I Want You” (ft. Tumelo)
On his new single, ‘I Want You’, Darque unearths new talent, Limpopo Rhythm, from his home province. The track blends together tech and house elements with Tumelo’s sweet serenades to express the desire for love.
Pungwe Sessions – “Pungwe Sessions Vol. II”
In 2014, platinum-selling producer, Rhymez, set his eyes on shaping and rightfully elevating the hip hop scene in Zimbabwe with the first ‘Pungwe Sessions’. Six years later, he follows up on that success with ‘Pungwe Sessions Vol. 2’. The ‘twice as nice edition’ brings together more of Zimbabwe’s shining stars for 11 new joints.
The album features guest appearances from Nutty O, Thaiwanda Thai, Shashi and more.
Zambia’s hip-hop extraordinaire, Chanda Mbao, completes his trap trilogy with the release of ‘The Final Wave’. Produced by Chase Iyan the joint features Skales, Jay Rox as well as Scott.
Cameroon’s finest, Mink’s’ precise flow takes a back seat for his latest cut ’TVPC’. Instead, the rapper chooses to show his tender side as he repents and pleads for the return of his lover whom he has betrayed.
Jazzuelle – “Rogue”
House maestro, Jazzuelle, kicks off the campaign for his forthcoming album, ‘Rogue’. To give a teaser to his lethal sonic experience he has teamed up with rising star, Zito Mowa, to provide ‘Bees Are Left-Handed’ as an offering.
‘Rogue’ fully drops on the 26th of June 2020.
Busi Mhlongo – “Live @ Awesome Africa Durban 2001”
‘Live @ Awesome Africa Durban 2001’ is a tribute to at the legendary uMam’ Busi Mhlongo. The release coincides with the 10 anniversary of the Urban Zulu’s passing on the 15th of June 2010.
The EP drops next week Friday on, the 12th of June 2020. Fans can enjoy the live version of her signature song, ‘Yehlisan’ uMoya’ in the meantime.
Various Artists – “Amapiano is A Lifestyle Volume 2”
From one major yanos release to another.
Pioneering dance label, House Afrika, is almost ready to fully drop the second edition of the hugely popular, ‘Amapiano is a Lifestyle‘. The album comprises of 15 songs from known and emerging artists of this current music craze, including LAHV with ‘Maleme’.
The compilation officially drops on Friday, the 12th of June 2020.