Ghanaian singer Efya is a fine vocalist whose upcoming debut album, Love Genesis, will put her in the spotlight where she belongs. Head below to watch footage from her excellent live performance of Life, a recently released neo-soul single, at The Jazzhole, Ikoyi, Lagos.
Broken mannequins on the grounds of a sprawling mansion play a prominent role in the visual for Sarkodie’s Lies, a rapid-fire lyrical study in heartbreak. Ghana’s premier rapper also brings out countryman Lil’ Shaker, who holds down the song’s heart-wrenching hook with aplomb, for the Nana Kofi Asihene-directed music video. Dive in after the jump.
Ghanaian-born British artiste Donae’o recruits fellow UK-based Ghanaian acts Mista Silva and Fuse ODG for a thumping Afrobeats remix of his single, ‘Fire’ (get it here). The azonto dance form is alive and well in the song’s accompanying music video.
The rhythmic chilled hip hop jam from Ghanaian rapper M.anifest gets an even cooler video. This one is for those quiet, Sarkodie-free days.
A global pop culture phenomenon meets a viral African dance form. The results are… interesting.