Nigerian star Rema has made history as the first African artist to achieve over one billion streams for a song in the United States.  His song ‘Calm Down’ has surpassed a billion streams, earning awards and topping multiple charts, making it the best-selling song from Africa. In another remarkable achievement, Rema’s song ‘Calm Down,’ featuring […]

Today, PJ Morton – 5x GRAMMY-winning soul singer, songwriter, performer and producer based in New Orleans has released an album unlike anything he has ever done before – taking listeners on a trip from Cape Town to Cairo – out now via Morton Records/EMPIRE.  The unprecedented project saw Morton fully create the new LP during […]

Rihanna is keeping her fans informed about the progress of her highly-anticipated next album, known as R9, but she has cautioned that they shouldn’t expect it anytime soon.  At her Fenty Hair launch party in Los Angeles on Monday, the Grammy-winning singer updated Entertainment Tonight on her new music and put an end to retirement […]

Folk Fusion is thrilled to host its first edition of the year dubbed Flava Edition on Saturday 25th May at Paradise Gardens, off Kiambu Rd.  The backyard party-style event will once again draw heritage and culture to life expressed through music, fashion, food/drinks, and arts.  Tickets:  Attendees will be treated to a dose of […]

The nominees for the 2024 BET Awards have been announced, and there are several African stars in the running for different categories such as Best International Act and Viewer’s Choice.  Nigerian artist Burna Boy is nominated for Best Male R&B/Pop Artist, Best Male Hip-Hop Artist, and Best International Act.  Other African nominees include Tems, Tyla, […]

Global Afropop superstar Yemi Alade has released a new single “Tomorrow”— a lead-up to her upcoming tenth body of work titled ‘Rebel Queen’, set for release in 2024. “Tomorrow” is an uplifting and upbeat track produced by Yasso. The new single showcases Yemi’s vocal range on different levels. She sang lead and all the backing […]

Zari Hassan, a former singer turned businesswoman, has offered some pointed advice to Ugandan musicians, urging them to elevate their game and aim for international recognition. In a viral video, Zari emphasised the need for artists to explore beyond the Kidandali music genre, which heavily features native Ugandan sounds and samples. “Ugandans need to explore […]

Zuchu and Harmonize’s feud, which started when the CEO of Konde Gang record label mocked Zuchu after reports of her breakup with Diamond Platnumz, seems to be ongoing. The argument has escalated on social media, with both artists exchanging verbal jabs. However, Zuchu seems to be ahead now.  She shared a list of the most-watched […]

Tanzanian singer Harmonize has shared his sentiments on being hated by fans and players in the music industry.  The Konde Gang President has threatened to leave the industry if the alleged attacks persist. “Even with the handwork that I continue to put in this music industry, to make sure I put into it my high  […]

Joseph Mayanja, who is popularly known as Jose Chameleone, is a Ugandan musician who recently turned 45 years old. He has been celebrating his birthday at various functions and online platforms.  Chameleone has explained the reasons why he considers Kenya as his eternal mother in his life’s history.  Although Uganda is like his father, he […]

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