Tag: Afrobeat

Africa Rising: African albums to watch out for in 2013

With the world’s hot love affair with the African continent, African artists are slowly becoming a force to reckon with globally. The sounds of Africa are once again becoming the soundtrack […]

Wunmi From ALA (African Living Abroad) To The Future of the Global African Supershero

If there is a time more than ever when our little girls need a supershero from Africa to her Diaspora..it surely is Now. Issues from colorism, racism, sexism & all […]

Global Fusion Playlist:Yaaba Funk Calling All Afro Beasts!

Fun, Dance, Funk..Africa’s Global Fusion..Global Soul….Praises To The Soul Of Africa! Yaaba Funk– Ordinary?…No! “I think people are quite surprised at how sort of contemporary it is…they expect to hear […]

Global Fusion Playlist: SECRET AGENT: Getting To Know Tony Allen’s AfroBeat

If you call yourself a fan of Fela Kuti & Afrobeat & don’t know about Tony Allen, then  pay close attention because you are literally faking the Afrobeat funk & […]

Global Fusion Playlist: Joy Denalane feat. Raekwon – “Heaven or Hell”

Berlin’s own German-South African songstress, Joy Denalane, is so underestimated- her voice is sick-more heaven than hell-silky smooth with the grit like a throwback to classics like Aretha, Gladys & […]