inside the viral world of afrobeats dance routines
In one week a video of a dancer called Prinny doing a routine to Drogba had been ripped and re-posted thousands of times, and racked up over 15 million views on one Facebook video alone.
burna boy talks us through his j hus-featuring mixtape, track-by-track
He made it on Pete Townshend’s boat and it’s brilliant.
we visited ghana to talk with the country's rising afrobeats stars
Discover the singers, producers, and activists pushing the sound forward and into the pop charts.
afro b's big 2017 afrobeats mix
This year London sounded like Afrobeats. This is your fast track ride through the highlights.
track-by-track: j hus talks through his debut, common sense
The man who helped break British afrobeats takes us through his debut album.
why this is such an exciting time for the afrobeats scene
London has started bumping to a whole new sound. Afrobeats stars mix melodies driven by West African heritage with rap vocals and R&B beats. These are the dance jams of now.
has the time come for nigeria’s music scene to step up?
As Davido and Wizkid go global, we look into the mainstream’s growing embrace of Nigerian sounds.