Tag Archives: Ghana

Daily Discovery: Tradition Man Wolo – Book of Rules

Daily Discovery: Tradition Man Wolo – Book of Rules

Tradition Man Wolo is an American-based Ghanaian reggae musician who recently released his debut album titled Reggae Man. The LP is a tribute to roots reggae and embodies Tradition Man Wolo‘s dedication for the vintage uptempo sound of the 1970s. ‘Book of Rules’, the first single extracted from the album, is a cover of...
Daily Discovery: Jahplaka – I Got Love

Daily Discovery: Jahplaka – I Got Love

Have a listen to ‘I Got Love’, the new single by Ghanaian reggae and hip-hop singer/songwriter Jahplaka. The tune is a sharp condemnation of the power of money and greed, and explores the nature of opportunism in relationships.
Daily Discovery: Ivory Osidan – Grinding (Official Music Video)

Daily Discovery: Ivory Osidan – Grinding (Official Music Video)

Ivory Osidan is one of the most up-and-coming Ghanaian rappers. In her sound, she mixes hip-hop and R&B with West African rhythms.  ‘Grinding”, her latest single and very first videoclip (directed by Accra-based film maker Nii Xowah), is a very personal and first-hand reflection on the everyday life and struggles of...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #514 – Jimi Hendrix of Highlife

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #514 – Jimi Hendrix of Highlife

This week we dive into the Golden Sixties and Seventies of highlife music with Oliver Nayoka, a Nigerian singer & guitarist, mixing highlife with heavy Congolese guitar. Aja Wele-Wele sounds like a vinyl coming straight from the ’70s but was made today, reshaping the history and conception of highlife earning himself...
Daily Discovery: Franz Von – Power Be You (Official Video)

Daily Discovery: Franz Von – Power Be You (Official Video)

Check out the brand-new single & video by MC, songwriter and K.O.G. & the Zongo Brigade band member, Franz Von. In ‘Power Be You’, the Yorskshire-based Ghanaian musician follows the Afrofuturist rap steps of Roots Manuva, Little Simz and Kojey Radical to “honour his heritage whilst looking for ways of pushing...
Daily Discovery: ESINAM — DEEP IN MY SOUL (Twilights Live Session)

Daily Discovery: ESINAM — DEEP IN MY SOUL (Twilights Live Session)

  Tomorrow evening, Belgian-Ghanaian singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Esinam will pay a visit to Rich Mix London to present her brand-new album Shapes in Twilights of Infinity, out on W.E.R.F. Records. Don’t miss the opportunity to enjoy her refined Afrofuturist electro-soul.   Support by the collaborative electro-jazz project Nikitch & Kuna...
Interview: Q&A with ESINAM – New Dawns (September 2021)

Interview: Q&A with ESINAM – New Dawns (September 2021)

Since 2017, we have been lucky to have the opportunity to write about and shine a light on Esinam’s music career following it step-by-step and release-after-release. We started with her very first single (Electric Lady, in partnership with Belgian-Congolese imaginative musician and producer Ibaaku), followed a year later by her...