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Okayafrica Radio x Radio Lily w/ Chief Boima

Check out Okayafrica Radio with Radio Lily and african music DJ Chief Boima.


Starting this Saturday, June 29, Sierra Leonean-American musician and Okayafrica favorite Chief Boima will be joining the Radio Lily team to add some organic sounds to the first ever Okayafrica Radio episode. Chief Boima has been bringing life to the ones and two’s for quite some time now, earning major love for his eclectic mix of styles. From tropical bass to kuduro, Chief Boima does it all, providing you with energizing grooves to get those hips moving. Tune in this Saturday from 8-10PM at radiolily.com to experience the sounds!

>>>STREAM OKAYAFRICA RADIO THIS SATURDAY 8-10 PM AT RADIOLILY.COM

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Still taken from 'Nkulunkulu' music video.

Kamo Mphela's Latest EP 'Nkulunkulu' is a Must-Listen

While Kamo Mphela's comparison to the late Lebo Mathosa has been front and centre, it's really her vibrant amapiano EP 'Nkulunkulu' that should be centre stage.

South African amapiano artist, Kamo Mphela, has been a major talking point on social media recently after one fan on social media compared her to the late kwaito artist, Lebo Mathosa. While the debate focused on whether the comparison had any merit to it (as is often the case in comparisons between new wave and veteran artists), what is undeniable is the talent of both women. Twenty-one-year-old Mphela, who released her Nkulunkulu EP last week, delivered a vibrant project which deserves to be acknowledged beyond conversations that unwittingly take away from her own journey as an upcoming artist.

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