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  • NGOMA Classic 2 - Afrobeat

    “Remember who we are.”

    Since Fela’s voice is much cooler than mine, I have switched out my intro with his, and this mix originally...

  • Vieux Farka Touré

    Download for FREE: “Nouhoume Maiga” remix by African dance music collective Afriquoi

    Vieux Farka Touré "I wanted to pay homage to our musical heritage," says singer/ songwriter/ guitarist...

  • Nigerian Independence Day

    Arise, O Compatriots: Nigerians, as embarrassingly and proudly patriotic as Americans

    Funmi Ogunja Does any country in the world rouse itself for its national anthem as often as Americans? I'm not...

  • DJ Zhao’s FUSION 7 – A.F.R.O. mix

    Pure African Percussion and Techno/Bass for the dance floor

    “The drum is closely linked in African philosophy with the word… The original utterance which created...

  • Alec Lomami (DR Congo)

    CLV (C'est La Vie) ft. Sammus, Badi Banx

    That the Cape-Town-based Congolese producer and rapper Alec Lomami managed to release a handful of impressive...

  • "Bisa", ft Nneka and Ty - Blitz the Ambassador

    Ghanaian lyricist Blitz the Ambassador's latest single before The Warm Up EP drops

    Look at how we living, Bodies are free but our minds are in prison, Controlled by the system no longer we fall...

  • "Internationally Known"

    Third single from Blitz the Ambassador's forthcoming EP, "The Warm Up"

    Ghanaian rappers Blitz the Ambassador 's The Warm Up EP is shaping up to be a must-have.

  • "African in New York"

    Blitz the Ambassador chronicles the immigrant's life in NYC from an African perspective

    DOWNLOAD from BandCamp Hot on the heels of the smokin' hot Dikembe! comes another dope number from...

  • Classics corner

    "Yeke Yeke" by Mory Kanté, inspiring DJs around the world 25 years after its release

    The man himself, Mory Kanté The 80s was truly the decade that taste forgot. If you know anyone who was in...

  • Get some "Afro Beets"

    DJ Zhao's Summer party soundtrack of Electronic Pop and Dance music from West Africa

    Afro Beets is the hottest new musical genre on the planet. Just kidding, Afro Beets is not a genre. And neither is...

  • Dikembe! (Free download)

    Blitz the Ambassador salutes one of the greatest shot blockers and defensive players in the NBA

    Blitz the Ambassador One talented hard worker recognises another. Ghanaian emcee Blitz the Ambassador - a...

  • Classic African rumba & soukous

    Download and embrace this music, for the most powerful revolutionary force, of which the powers are afraid, is love.

    “Heart of Light” , the last words uttered publicly by democratically elected president Patrice Lumumba...

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  • “Remember who we are” – DJ Zhao’s NGOMA Classic 2 - Afrobeat

    Since Fela’s voice is much cooler than mine, I have switched out my intro with his, and this mix originally made to promote BlackBox number 1 has grown into a proper NGOMA release – with a few changes and much new goodness, including two wicked special edits – one of the Ethio classic by Mahmoud Ahmed (following a funktastic number by Berlin’s own Woima Collective ), and another of a very unique cosmic disco track by the techno-head Lego Welt ’s Afrocentric alter ego Nacho Patrol . Old version of this mix can still be heard here . more >