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The Sweet Spot Festival x Okayafrica Present: Peppa Soup, Hot & Spicy Afrobeats! [7/20]

Okayafrica is proud to present the Peppa Soup at the Sweet Spot Festival in NYC this weekend!


Join Okayafrica and the Sweet Spot Festival on July 20th for an electric celebration of African music and culture. Afropolitans, beautiful people from the diaspora and lovers of world music will come together in Harlem to jam to afrobeats by DJ Tafari, DJ Kwabena, DJ Herbert Holler and DJ Simoroobes. The Sweet Spot marketplace will feature unique African food, jewelry, vintage vendors. Jetblue will once again raffle off a free flight to anywhere they jet. Okayafrica is coming with special goodies. And The Studio Museum of Harlem will host a fun and engaging art workshop for all. The fun continues at the after-party hosted by the amazing team from The Shrine at their new restaurant Silvana. Delicious food and live music. What more can you ask for! In the meantime, jam to DJ Tafari's Pure Wata Afrobeat mix, who'll be turning up Harlem on July 20th. See you there!

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The 10 Best Ghanaian Songs of the Month (July)

Featuring Black Sherif, Sarkodie, Stonebwoy, M3NSA x M.anifest, and more.

As the summer winds down releases have slowed down just a tad, but it's nothing to fear because a number of our Ghanaian music faves are in album mode, and it's only a matter of time before they let loose! In the meantime the rest of our faves have been steady dishing out that fire, making for another month of dope releases. Want the scoop? Check out the best Ghanaian songs of the month below!

Follow our GHANA WAVE playlist on Spotify here and Apple Music here.

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