November 25, 2013
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...
November 12, 2013
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...
October 1, 2013
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...
September 9, 2013
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...
September 2, 2013
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...
August 22, 2013
"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...
August 15, 2013
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.
July 30, 2013
"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...
July 25, 2013
"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...
June 25, 2013
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...
June 11, 2013
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...
April 11, 2013
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...