Meet Kah-Lo, the Grammy-Nominated Nigerian Singer You Haven’t Heard of
Two Nigerians are nominated for the 59th Annual Grammy Awards: one of them is Wizkid, the other is Kah-Lo for “Rinse and Repeat” with veteran British DJ Riton.
These 6 Ghanaian Artists Are Continuing to Push the Boundaries of Photography
The following six Ghanaian artists take nuance to heart as they use photography to depict their creative concepts.
Yasiin Bey Channels Basquiat In His New Album ‘December 99th,’ But Falls Short
Yasiin Bey & Ferrari Shepard’s ‘December 99th’ feels like a producer and vocalist blindly reaching in the dark.
This German Music Video Is Channeling 90s R&B to Perfection
German singer Ace Tee sets the bar high for 2017 cool with her 90s inspired music video for the track, “Bist tu down?”…
Olamide Takes the Throne With His New Album ‘The Glory’
Olamide’s new album ‘The Glory’ is a victory lap and survey of all the Nigerian artist’s achieved so far.
On The Gambia’s Long for Change: The World Must Stand with Freedom by Any Means Necessary
OkayAfrica contributor Akinyi Ochieng pens why enough is enough regarding The Gambia’s need to progress from tyranny.
4 Kenyan Producers You Should Be Listening To
These four Kenyan producers are pushing the sounds of Nairobi’s experimental hip-hop & electronic scene.
10 UK Artists to Watch in 2017
Here’s 10 Black British artists to keep an eye out for in the new year.
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Hear Wizkid’s New Song ‘Daddy Yo’
Download Wizkid’s new single “Daddy Yo,” a reggaeton-infused banger.
The 25 Best South African Hip-Hop Songs of 2016
The Okayafrica 2016 Year-End Book List
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The Best African Memes of 2016
Laugh with us into 2017 with our best African memes of 2016.