Nigerian Afro-Pop singer, MOELOGO has returned with the second instalment of the hugely anticipated Moelogo EP Live Band Session which will see Moelogo releasing three different live performance visuals of your favourite songs from his recently released critically acclaimed debut self-titled EP.
The first live session was the exquisite live performance of “Dem Girls” with Mista Silva which thrilled fans and critics alike and after delivering a show-stopping live performance at the just concluded Afrobeats Music Festival, Moelogo and 233 Connect are proud to present “Mo Ti Gbe De” (Live Band Session Part 2).
Accompanied once again by renowned four-piece band Empire Sounds, Moelogo slows things down for this live version of “Mo Ti Gbe De” – the opening track and one of the standout songs from the Moelogo EP – turning it into a smooth slow-building opus filled with excellent musicianship and performance prowess.
Coupled with the impassioned lyrics and urgent song content, this makes for a huge statement of intent from Moelogo going into the final months of 2013 – Moelogo ti gbe de!
Empire Mates Entertainment is proud to present the official music video from Skales for “Take Care of Me”, the first single to be taken from his forthcoming debut Album All The Above which will be released in the first quarter of 2014.
The new single was produced by renowned StarBoy Entertainment production duo Legendury Beatz, the video was directed by film-maker Aje Filmworks.
The “Take Care Of Me” music video is filled with fresh visuals, showing Skales as he tries to do all that is necessary to woo his pretty love’s interest, with E.M.E label mate ShayDee making a rather hilarious cameo appearance along the way.
The 3rd runner-up of Nigerian Idol’s third season, Joshua Enakhimion aka Jayfeel, has released a brand new single titled, Ghetto Love, produced by Samklef.
Nigerian Idols season 3 was fun, especially for the quality of contestants that took part. Although he didn’t win, one contestant people won’t forget in a hurry is Jayfeel.
After thrilling on the show and having fun while doing it, Jayfeel went on to sign a $150,000 deal with Optima Media Group (OMG) and is set to debut on the scene as not just a charismatic face and beautiful voice, but also a great performer and relevant brand to music in Nigeria and beyond.
Signed on to Klefsound Management founded by award-winning producer Samklef, the young act is releasing his debut single not just as a music file but with a video to express himself to fans better before the official video drops.
As they continue to take Nigeria by storm while also getting English kids to sing in Yoruba fluently, DRB LASGIDI are back to “take control” with their brand new single titled “Take Control”.
Taken from the forthcoming #AFROBEATSUKEP which is brought to you by FLI5STAR and OY Production and distributed by AfriSounds, DRB LasGidi’s “Take Control” is a definite banger!
Laced with lush conga drums, deep bass guitar strings and sexy saxophone arrangements and accompanied by an infectious and catchy hook from BOJ and lyrical fire from TEE ZEE and FRESHL, “Take Control” is exactly what the doctor ordered as its buttery smooth musical backdrop, Salsa infusions and pure magical delivery from DRB make it an essential jam of 2013 and perfect for the Summer – fit for all occasions, from festivals to pool parties to BBQs and everything in between.
With an ever-growing loyal fan base of young aspiring Africans, both in Europe and on the continent, DRB LasGidi are not quite content and have set their sights on taking their music and brand to new international audiences.
Simply in a class of its own, their new single “Take Control” serves as the lead single from the forthcoming #AfrobeatsUKEP brought to you by renowned film maker and Afrobeats enthusiast Fli5Star and critically acclaimed producer OY Production.
DJ Xclusive has released the video for his popular single, ‘No Time,’ featuring Skales, May D and Tillaman.
Directed by Squareball AdasaCookey, the video depicts DJ Xclusive as the debonair party-starting hero, adroitly incorporating his signature style.
The video features guest appearances from a few celebrities including May D, Banky W, Skales, Shaydee, Niyola, Tillaman, Uti Nwachukwu, and a host of others.
The video comes right after Xclusive’s hosting of Big Brother Africa: The Chase live eviction show last weekend where he thrilled crowds in South Africa as well as the entire African continent with his famed repertoire. He took his place in the DJ’s booth at the Channel O Party for the Chase Mates last.
Following on from just being nominated for a Nigerian Entertainment Award as ‘Most Promising Female Act To Watch’ and with her music video for “Watch My Ting Go” recently picked as ‘Video of the Week’ on BET’s 106 & Park, British Nigerian Pop star Lola Rae is back with her brand new warm-up titled “Fi Mi Le.”
The song features Iyanya and is produced by P2J, who also produced “Watch My Ting Go”. “Fi Mi Le” is an instantly captivating and unforgettable tune with its infectious drum-heavy musical backdrop supported by lush synths and catchy hand-claps, over which Lola Rae and Iyanya both bring their A-game – Lola Rae with her amazing vocals and Iyanya with his heart-melting harmonies and undisputed smooth flow.
With several taste makers continuing to praise Lola Rae and describe her as “one to watch”, it is not hard to see why. Her debut music video has already garnered over 450,000 views on YouTube and her singles are on constant radio rotation, both in Nigeria and in the UK, with “Fi Mi Le” featuring Iyanya bound to continue in the same vein!
You simply cannot argue that Lola Rae – who has just been confirmed as supporting Davido on his forthcoming UK tour in September – is a huge star in the making, join her on her next step into super stardom and enjoy “Fi Mi Le” featuring Iyanya below:
Less than 24 hours after top Ghanian rapper, Sakordie, released his new track, “In love with a fan,” encomiums have poured forth from fans all over West Africa.
The 25 year old musician, is without a doubt one of the biggest musicians out of Africa as his music earned him the 2012 BET Award for Best International Act (Africa).
His new song, In Love With A Fan, has generated a lot of buzz on social media and amongst music lovers who have hit the social media platform, Twitter, to verify the authenticity of the lyrics of the song, which suggest that the popular star is indeed in love with one of his fans.
Sarkodie has also performed with top Nigerian acts, Wizkid, Davido, 2 face, Waje and others.
He is signed to international star, Akon’s Konvict Muzik.
Hypertek’s very own superstar Dammy Krane makes a huge splash with the release of three exciting new singles – “Lobatan”, “Gratitude” and the previously leaked “Xteristics.”
Produced by TinTin, “Lobatan” sees Dammy Krane excellently fusing his modern Fuji vibes and sensibility with what can only be described as a mixture of synth-heavy Dance instrumentals and a Dubstep musical milieu, to resounding results.
“Gratitude” on the other hand is 21st Century Fuji music from Dammy Krane with Spellz providing the befitting production with lush drum patterns, talking drums and synthy keyboard arrangements, over which Dammy Krane waxes lyrical in his trademark Fuji vocal cadence and commanding flow.
Dammy Krane and Spellz link up once again on the mid-tempo “Xteristics” which has already become a fan-favourite after leaking on the internet a few days ago and being supported by all the leading online tastemakers. For good reason too, Dammy Krane shows his smooth and sultry side to perfection on “Xteristics”.
Whatever your tastes and preferences are, Dammy Krane does more than satisfy them with these three new singles. Not only that, he shows his vast repertoire and versatility in delivering excellent hit singles over several musical styles. Whether it is “Lobatan” or “Gratitude” or “Xteristics”, you can expect for Dammy Krane to be a constant fixture on your favourite music websites and radio stations for the Summer and rest of 2013 – be prepared for the Dammy Krane Take Over!!!