04 Aug NewMusicAfrica – Cassper Nyovest, Pappy Kojo ft Joey B, Shortstraw, Harrison Crump, 36 States , Reverb7 & Dj Waxxy
First single of the year and it is certainly worth the wait! Pappy Kojo teams up yet again with Joey B and as with all their previous collaborations, this is one for the repeat button.
Off his upcoming unnamed EP, Pappy offers this ‘Jama(5-note rhythm)’ inspired tune‘M’akoma’ which means ‘My Heart’ and as the tittle suggests, this is Pappy’s offering of his love.
Produced by Kuvie who is responsible for Pappy’s previous hits, Ay3 Late and Awo’a, M’akoma, with Joey’s stand out vocals that get you hooked and Pappy’s ability to take your on a a musical trip as he tells you a story, is a must listen.
Destiny is indeed real. Or at least for South African Hip-Hop & Motswako act Cassper Nyovest.
Cassper was destined to break his previous boundaries and records in 2017 and he’s done just that with the new visuals to ‘Destiny’ a single off ‘Thuto’; his latest album.
He features Goapele who brings a melodic balance to the track.
Ever closer to the worldwide release of their much anticipated album, South African alternative/ indie / pop band ‘Shortstraw’ release yet another single aptly tagged ‘Eventually’.Eventually is the final release before the album drops in September and it features Capetown based act ‘Laudo Liebenberg’
Reverb7 and Jazz Prosper release the visuals to their latest single Kabhebhi Bho
Legendary House music act, Harrison Crump releases a new body of work aptly called‘The Legendary’.
The 16 tracked album featuring the likes of HHP & Proverb is for every House Music lover!
Set in what looks like a time from the late 80’s / early 90’s the visuals of M’Akoma are in keeping with Pappy Kojo’s apparent love for black and white through which he tells what he wishes was his love story.
French/ Nigerian artist ‘Louis Edet Otioro’ aka 36 States is ready with a brand new single ‘Run Come’.
Singing in French and English, Run Come features Afro-Pop act ‘Pelli’.
Dj Waxxy teams up with Ash Muzik, Nick Savage and Kashis Kin in new single ‘Infatuated’.
Perfect for the top of your turn up playlist, check out the visuals.
Tony P joins forces with Solidstar in a classic Afrobeats love story jam! “Marry You” is upbeat for the party lovers playlist with a catchy hook you would be singing along to on first listen.
Ushering in the weekend? ‘Informant’ is a sure choice! Channeling ‘Snow’, Skinny Rhythm delivers a mid tempo reggae / dance hall tune for the turn up or just for the chill. .
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