'Fela Soul' Resurfaces With Bonus Single 'Still Ego Trippin' + Remastered Release

Download a new track from Amerigo Gazaway's Fela Kuti & De La Soul tapestry 'Fela Soul.'

In 2011's Fela Soul, Nashville-based producer Amerigo Gazaway offered up a striking 8-track mash-up of Fela Kuti's afrobeat grooves with acapellas from De La Soul classics. As a thank you to his fans after a standout 2014 that saw him release the solid Yasiin Gaye tape and land an Apple commercial, Gazaway's revisiting Fela Soul by dropping a fully remastered version of the release that includes the new bonus single "Still Ego Trippin." Download the new bonus track & its instrumental below, plus give the remastered Fela Soul a worthwhile relisten.

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Interview: Killbeatz' Short & Sweet Debut EP, 'Love and Happiness'

We speak to the renowned afrobeats producer about his joint Love and Happiness EP with King Promise & Ofori Amponsah, and his daughter's inspiration behind the project.

Killbeatz needs no introduction. The producer born Joseph Addison is one of the biggest hitmakers as far as afrobeats is concerned. From R2Bees to Sarkodie to FuseODG to M.anifest, Killbeatz has blessed your favorite singers and rappers alike with the soundtracks to their biggest hits. From the azonto era to the global spread of afrobeats, his contribution to African music as a whole cannot be overstated.

However, Killbeatz' influence doesn't stop at just music production. Behind the scenes, he's a complete industry player. The CEO of Ghanaian record label Legacy Life Entertainment, he's responsible for bringing star singer King Promise to the limelight.

Despite producing for the crème de la crème of the Ghanaian music industry as well as several international artists over the length of a decade, the highly-influential producer and instrumentalist never had a project of his own. Now he has set out to change that. In October 2020 Killbeatz dropped his debut EP, titled Love and Happiness.

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Tanzanian Artist Ommy Dimpoz Releases 'Dede' & Energetic Music Video

Tanzanian artist Ommy Dimpoz has dropped his latest track 'Dede' featuring DJ Tira, Dladla Mshunqisi and Prince Bulo in addition to an energetic music video.