This week, we’re shining the spotlight on trendsetters alongside African acts who have been killing it in underground spaces. We compiled music that helps you get into your groove, even if you can’t tell it’s happening so just sit back and enjoy because this one’s on us.
Love is in the air and if you’re not going to hold your breath and shut your doors, then this one is for you. This edition of cool stuff shines a light on matters of the heart and all such difficult emotions that come with it. Love, lust, pain, and how to be new again. With the right playlist, difficult emotions can feel simple again yet still powerful. We’ve searched long and hard to find some of our favorite songs that capture what it means to live a full life and how to navigate the emotions that come with living and loving.
It’s crazy times we’re living in, no doubt. However, if you’ve come to that conclusion, do not despair. Many African musicians have relayed this exact message by teaching us ways to cope and soothing our souls with their sound. This edition of Cool Stuff has something for you. A breath of fresh air amid all the chaos.
Back again with songs across the continent that simply prove there are over a million ways to feel. From the Amapiano grooves that have simply refused to fade away, to a fusion of Afro music with R&B and trap, you have no reason not to know how to feel. Choose your fighter and get your groove on stat!
Hey hey, We’re back again with the usual dose of cool music from across Africa that we think you should check out if you haven’t already. In this edition, we bring sounds and individuals that reiterate the fact that Africa and Africans are extremely multifaceted.
This edition of Cool stuff features soft melodies and chill vibes from Nu funk, Afro indie, and alternative artists in Africa who insist on doing things differently through their style and expressiveness. You’re going to want to kick back and relax for this one and let it take you to places that may feel unfamiliar.
In this edition of Cool stuff, we’re bringing you jams with a bit of zest from regions across Africa. These jams pack a rhythm and a seamless blend of dance, rap, and more with a large emphasis on delivery. These artists have displayed a generous amount of floss making sure to catch and hold your attention.
Feeling clogged up with emotions or simply overwhelmed by everything going on? Studies suggest music can boost happiness and reduce anxiety and stress and in this edition, we compiled a list of songs from around the continent that are bound to make you feel something. Songs loaded with tranquillity, clarity, and energetic vibes, bound to boost your mood and stimulate your mind.
Trust us to help you discover some of Africa’s richest talents and pockets of quality music. In this edition, we bring to your ears out-of-the-norm sounds that are bound to expand your music pallet. From Gengetone to Swahili tunes, it’s time to explore a different universe of sounds.