For our May cover story, we catch up with one of the most influential players in the Alte movement, Quddus King aka GMK.
Newcomer, Brz’s fascination with all things space is the bedrock of his just released reverberating bass led debut single, Bolanle. A quirky but charming afrobeat tinged ode to the track’s muse which sees him challenge her to be extraordinary with him. Brz might be new to the scene but the way he maneuvers his vocals […]
Lady Donli has probably scored her biggest year yet this year despite being only halfway through. Her two releases, Kashe Ni and Ice Cream have been supplemented by great delivery on her features including Fale Comingo, Circles and Palmwine Chills. With her third release of the year, Vibe, Donli yet again teams up with Monster […]
For most musicians, success is measured by plays and records sold. In Nigeria, the commercial success of many rappers is characterized by pop choruses which draw listeners in. Acts like D-O have shown the willingness to adjust their sounds in the search for heightened commercial success and with Peter Piper, he has probably scored the […]
Back in 2015, Demilade Akin-Alabi released his debut project, a three track EP tagged Carpe Diem which suggested the initial signs of a transformation from the Afrobeat act behind his earlier tracks. He soon followed up by rebranding himself as Genio and making his first appearance as such on Santi’s Suzie’s Funeral EP. Finally, on […]