For our first collection of new stuff from some dope African acts to listen to this year, we’ve carefully curated some fresh sounds that could very easily last decades on your playlist, selected from different genres of music, we’ve got a variety of flavours to serve you one super platter of a magnificent dish. Bon apetit!
We’ve picked out music that perfectly sums up our lifestyle as young Africans and the power we wield, blended with groovy directives on living and chopping life on your own terms. You should listen to these artists.
Our top picks for this edition of Psst! New Stuff are characterized by a bold-yet-sultry welding of otherworldly sound scapes that trigger a realignment with nature’s beautiful elements and your ancestral powers. Listen to these artists!
On this list, you would find music characterized by raw energy on pounding beats, beautiful synergies on folk-inspired serenades and melodious otherworldly sound pockets carefully picked for you. Pay attention to these artists.
Let me start in the corniest way possible; it was Thursday the 15th of November just after 5pm CAT, she walked through the doors at Trans Africa Radio where I work as a Radio Host & all round superman. I had finally reached the end of the road, it had been months of sliding into her DMs trying to arrange an interview and here she was in the flesh. I was ecstatic!