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Mercury Debuts New Video "Kosi Were Mo"

By Eric Mace

Nigeriana rapper Mercury just debuted a new video for his track "Kosi Were Mo".  Check it out!

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Spotify | Amplify: Women of the World

By Eric Mace

Spotify | Amplify: Women of the World
Spotify is celebrating the creativity, strength, and resilience of women from all over the world with their new playlist Amplify: Women of the World. Featuring powerful voices from all corners of the globe, the playlist includes Okaymusic artists Vanessa MdeeSally Boss Madam and Ewube.

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OkayAfrica curates Spotify's 'African Heat' Playlist

By Abiola Oke

OkayAfrica curates Spotify's 'African Heat' Playlist

OkayAfrica just curated a new playlist for Spotify. "African Heat" is straight fire. 

In addition to including hits from the likes of Tiwa Svage, Nasty C, Olamide, Kwesta, Burna Boy, Wande Coal, MHD, and a bevy of other African heavy hitters, the playlist features a dozen Okaymusic artists: DJ Spinall, Vanessa Mdee, Adekunle Gold, 2Baba, Sally Boss Madam, Buffalo Souljah, LeriQ, Mel,B Akwen, Ewube, Una Rams, Mic Monsta and Nu Fvnk.

The playlist is an infectious mix of the latest in afrobeats, South African hip hop, afro trap and more. Listen "African Heat" on Spotify

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Ringo Starr & Friends "Now the Time Has Come" Nominated for Best Pop Song by Roundglass Music Awards

By Eric Mace

Ringo Starr & Friends

Roundglass Music Awards announced their nominations for 2018.  The awards with a focus on Peace, Wellness and Environmental Consciousness selected our own Ringo Starr & Friends' "Now the Time Has Come" received a nod for Best Pop Song.  See the rest of the nominees.

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Montess and 2Baba Win at AFRIMA

By Eric Mace

Montess and 2Baba Win at AFRIMA

Two Okaymusic artists won at the 2017 AFRIMAs: Montess for Best Female Central African Act and 2Baba for Best Artist or Group in African Raggae & Dancehall.

Check out Okayafrica's recap for a full list of winners.

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Wax Dey Drops a New Video for "Better" featuring Mr. Leo

By Eric Mace

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BANTU Releases Video for "Lagos Barbie"

By Eric Mace

Bantu just released the official video for “Lagos Barbie” from their new album, Agberos International

 

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Buffalo Souljah Debuts Video for "Rugare" featuring Winky D

By Eric Mace

Buffalo Souljah debuted a video for "Rugare" featuring Winky D from the new release "Born Again".

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