Congolese Visual Artist Thonton Kabeya Walks Art Enthusiasts Through A Musical Journey

From Congo To South Africa With (Rumba) Love By Phendu Kuta, bird story agency For an artist with deep Congolese roots and proud cultural immersion, the inspiration of Rumba in an art show is not only a form of personal expression but a connection to other Africans...

Nigerian Songstress Lucianne Returns With Defiant New Afro R&B Single ‘te Amo’

https://youtu.be/Q4-TudqLgBQ Following the success of her latest single ‘More’, which ushered in a new era for LUCIANNE(formerly known as Luci Monet) and has now surpassed one million plays online, the British Nigeriansinger, songwriter and actress is back with...

Nigerian’s Dream Comes True With “Iyanu” As Africa-inspired Animation Market Heats Up

Seth Onyango, bird story agency The latest African superhero will expose the wonders of ancient West Africa to a worldwide audience, according to the producers of Iyanu: Child of Wonder, a creation of Nigerian Roye Okupe. The announcement that Warner Bros. would back...

DENIMWOODS ROCKS WINTER WITH SOME NEW HEAT – ‘ALL I GOT’

Since releasing Dirty Corolla Music Vol.1 Denimwoods has been in the lab cooking, and he is back with a statement in his new single titled 'All I Got'. The new single is definitely worth listening to as it bring about the artist's maturity musically.  The latest...

Alternative R&B Singer And Songwriter NEZSA Is One To Watch This Year!

Alternative R&B singer and songwriter NEZSA is one to watch this year! Having recently beenselected as the next ‘Africa Rising’ artist by Apple Music, on the back of the success of her latestsingle ‘Break’, which has garnered over 100K plays online, and been...

Rwandan Ncuti Gatwa Given Iconic British Role As The New Doctor Who

Congratulations to Rwanda's Ncuti Gatwa: The talented actor has been given the role of the Doctor on the BBC's classic sci-fi series Doctor Who. Gatwa is the 14th Doctor on the long-running show, and the first black and African-born actor to play the lead character....

AfriBlocks Hosting Its Annual Freelancers Summit

AfriBlocks will be hosting its 2nd annual Freelancers Summit on the 6th and 7th of May 2022 Running under the theme “Reimagining the Future of Work”, the summit brings together industry leaders from around the world in a bid to create healthy conversations around the...

Angélique Kidjo Wins Grammy For Best World Music Album

Angélique Kidjo won the Best World Music Album for ‘Mother Nature’, at the 64th Grammy Awards. Benin's Angélique Kidjo, She won a Grammy Award for Best World Album, for "Mother Nature.”  The 61-year old singer was nominated alongside Femi Kuti and son, Made, WizKid...

South African DJ Black Coffee Wins First Grammy

Black Coffee has won his first-ever Grammy award. The South African DJ and producer won in the category Best Dance/Electronic Album for Subconsciously. Born Nkosinathi Maphumulo, Black Coffee grabbed the Best Dance/Electronic Album at the Grammy Awards for his album...

Ghanaian Artist And Producer Kay Slice Returns With Brand New Single Takin It Home

After ending last year on a high with the successful release of ‘Breeze’ and ‘Slice M Go’, which saw fast-rising Dutch Ghanaian rapper, singer, and producer KAY SLICE garner critical acclaim and support from the likes of Earmilk, The Native, 9Bills, Wordplay Magazine,...