AFRICAN HEADLINES

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It’s Beef Season: Did Sarkodie Choose The Wrong Time To Start A War With His Archenemies?

Amidst the pandemic as humanity fights for survival against the deadly invisible enemy, Ghanaian rapper, Sarkodie decided to take his archenemies to the cleaners with diss track, “Sub-Zero&rdquo ...

2020-04-08

Keep Chasing The Dream: Just One Hit Song Can End The Struggle

Music is big business and investors expect huge returns on their investment. Currently, in the industry, the consumption of music has expanded at the greatest rate due to improved technology and the i ...

2020-04-07

They Talk, He Rules: The Dance-hall Monster Still Reigns Supreme

Lockdowns and social distancing in countries due to COVID-19 have created a digital revolution, and entertainers must be creative to sustain their brands. Obviously, Ghanaian dancehall maestro, Shatta ...

2020-04-05

Trap Made In Morocco: How Issam Was Instrumental In The Rise Of North Africa’s Trap Music

Morocco has a rich musical culture with a great diversity of flavors from one region to another. Moroccan music has Berber, Spanish, Arabic, and Saharan influences. Issam, a rapper from ...

2020-04-04

A Broken Choux Pastry Heart: Songs About When Love Becomes A Nightmare

Sometimes, we develop high hopes for a relationship, only to watch it crumble. A broken heart is one of those experiences that we can share, yet you can only experience alone. Some turn to suicide, ot ...

2020-04-03

Boxing Libreville: An Emotional Story Of Hope Amidst Hardship And Political Uncertainty

Life is a roller coaster, and when you go through hardships and do not surrender, that is strength; this means you are a survivor and survivors always win. Set in 2016 during Gabon&rsqu ...

2020-04-01

Assurance: Juba Shares A Narrative About Obstacles Faced By Female Deejays In Their Quest To Create A Successful Career In Nigeria

Despite disc jockeying being a male-dominated scene, superwomen like British-Nigerian DJ, Juba have broken the status quo to prove that they have what it takes to rock the dance floor and move the dul ...

2020-03-31