Zimbabwean – UK Singer Songwriter Shingai Releases ‘Ancient Futures’ EP

1st July 2019 BY checkoutafrica

From leading the UK indie rock band The Noisettes with her touch of class and African prowess to breaking new grounds with her unique vast talent Shingai is a force we can’t keep our eyes off. A Zimbabwean – UK singer songwriter and leading vocalist/bassist for the Noisettes, she keeps doing the most and now she has graced the world…

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Music: Mista Silva – Thinking

28th June 2019 BY Ivor Moyo

Mista Silva is yet back again, with a brand new smooth & saucy single which will have the clubs shocking out, the three time MOBO nominee & two time UMA winner teams up with London based producer PlayersOnly aka Dj Scotti D to bring us a song titled “THINKING”. the song is one which grabs your attention almost instantly upon listening with…

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CheckOutAfrica Selects: 5 Songs You Should Be Listening to This Week

27th June 2019 BY Meli

The sun is back out, and we’re back with another list of our top 5 favourite sounds by African artists this week. Did your favourite song make the list? Let us know in the comment section below: Adekunle Gold ‘Kelegbe Megbe (Know Your Level)’ Tiwa Savage, Kizz Daniel, Young John ‘Ello Baby’ Afro B & French Montana ‘Joanna (Drogba)’ Remix…

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CheckOutAfrica Selects: 5 Songs You Should Be Listening to This Week

14th June 2019 BY Meli

We’re back with our weekly round up of songs you should be playing this week. Make sure you #CheckOutAfricaSelects for a chance to be featured: Yemi Alade ‘Bounce’ Juls x Tiggs Da Author x Santi ‘Maayaa’ Olamide ‘Oil & Gas’ Walshy Fire, Mr Eazi & Kranium ‘Call Me’ Sampa The Great ‘Final Form’

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CheckOutAfrica Selects: 5 Songs You Should Be Listening to This Week

30th May 2019 BY Meli

By now you know the drill, here’s another roundup of top 5 songs by African artists that you should be blaring out of your speakers this week featuring Mr Eazi, Kwesta, DJ Maphorisa and Praiz. As always, If you want to be featured in our roundup, tag us in your favourite track and #CheckOutAfricaSelects for a chance to be included.…

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TEEAH UNVEILS NEW SINGLE ‘So Good’

20th May 2019 BY checkoutafrica

East London singer-songwriter, TEEAH releases her New single ‘So Good’. Teeah has linked up with acclaimed producer Cuebur for this sultry Spoken Word, Tribal House jam. ‘ So Good’ is one of Teeah creative expressive styles. Following her previous releases Save Me and Space & Time, ‘ So Good’ is sure to have you in positive thought. Speaking on the inspiration behind the track,…

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A COLORS SHOW Features South African Artist Sjava

17th May 2019 BY Meli

Sjava is the latest South African artist to appear on the German YouTube show, A COLORS SHOW, as the actor turned musician performed his latest hit “Umama” in honour of his mother. A must-stop show for all artists, the A COLORS SHOW – with its signature bold-hued backdrop and unique aesthetic, has seen many established and emerging artists from all…

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Check Out the South African Cover of the Smash Hit “Old Town Road”

17th May 2019 BY Meli

With Lil Nas X’s western inspired “Old Town Road” track making the waves globally, it was only a matter of time before African artists gave us their own take on the worldwide hit. Watch as Kwesta, Elandré and Refentse give us their rendition of “Old Town Road”

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CheckOutAfrica Selects: 5 Songs You Should Be Listening to This Week

17th May 2019 BY Meli

We’re back with another round-up of our favourite tracks from African artists this week. Check out the tracks below: As always, remember to tag us in your favourite track and #CheckOutAfricaSelects for a chance to be included. GoldLink ‘Zulu Screams’ ft. Maleek Berry, Bibi Bourelly Lioness, Boity & Nazizi ‘Switch It Up’ Ice Prince ‘In A Fix’ ft. Mr Eazi…

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