August 2015 and the Africa Is Hot team is back together in the studio. Amal held down the fort since January while J4 was in Kenya. He came back with three bags full of vinyl, and in the second hour some of the highlights of the catch can be...
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On 18 February, Nairobi Rapsody in partnership with Africanhiphop.com presents the world premier of Blitz the Ambassador's new album Diasporadical in Nairobi, Kenya.
Indeed this space in recent months has become like a permanent stream of news about Blitz, a ‘blizzard’ of quality releases so to say, and we just had to support the man in his non-stop journey towards greatness. Then, in anticipation of his ‘Warm Up EP’, to drop this...
Even if it’s filled to the brim with Arab world stereotypes aside (desert, camel, mysterious transactions on a sand dune, Arab money, belly dance, a dude with a falcon), you gotta LOVE the new Sarkodie video to the single ‘Illuminati’ (the single itself was released towards the end of...
‘African in New York’ is a new song from Blitz The Ambassador forthcoming EP entitled The Warm Up. The song chronicles the colorful immigrant life in NYC from an African perspective from the Bootleggers on Canal street to the Dollar cab drivers to the Restaurants Uptown, everybody gets a...
Ghanaian emcee C-Real dropped his debut ‘Emceo’ at the end of last year (to be found in Ghana at Silverbird and East Legon Shell Station, and online via iTunes, Spotify and other outlets). One of the nice surprises on the album was ‘Opeimu’, a collabo with M.anifest over a beat...
The first single off Blitz' 'The Warm Up EP', set for release in August, 'Dikembe' came out in May and was well received around the world.
You probably know that Africanhiphop.com wholeheartedly supports pan-African collaborations. Luckily the multi national mixtapes that were born inside our forums are no longer the only works that combine emcees across the map. A recent release that illustrates it best is ‘Real African Poetry 2.0‘ by Africanhiphop.com forum veterans Fecko...
Another big tune from reggae artist Blakk Rasta (Ghana). The song has been around since July last year but the video was premiered today on tv in Ghana, and now on Youtube. With Jah Amber from Zionites crew who are based in the beach resort of Kokrobite.
One of the new artists performing at our annual Doin’ it in the Park last year was Papa Ghana. His first single was released about a year ago and finally there’s a music video. The track, produced by Johannesburg based artist Riky Rick, has been brushed up too. Papa...
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