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Master KG’s Hit Jerusalema Is Most Searched Song In The World

Master KG’s Hit Jerusalema Is Most Searched Song In The World

“Jerusalema ikhaya lami, Ngilondoloze, Uhambe nami, Zungangishiyi lana…” How many of you have heard these beautiful lyrics being belted out? When Limpopo-born music producer Master KG, real name Kgaogelo Moagi, released the song in 2019, he didn’t anticipate international success or even having a chart-topping song on YouTube. He featured vocalist Nomcebo Zikode, who managed to […]

The Story Corner : Mbok, What Is Stew?

The Story Corner : Mbok, What Is Stew?

My people, my people!!! Something just happened right now {In Lasisi’s voice} We woke up one day in this country and we started hearing Stew, Stew, Stew… and I am like, what is stew? who is cooking stew? is there a competition somewhere? Hmmm… I did a my runs as a gossip leader and guess […]

Dis Fela Sef!: He Lives

Dis Fela Sef!: He Lives

‘Benson Idonije: Dis Fela Sef!: The Legend(s) Untold- A Memoir. Lagos; FESTAC BOOKS, 2016,  282 pp.’   On the occasion of his 80th birthday, Benson Idonije, who is arguably Nigeria’s most informed analyst of jazz music and an enthusiastic promoter of popular culture and music has released for public review and consideration an absolutely well-informed […]

Angelique Kidjo says ‘Africa on rise’ in latest Grammy win

Angelique Kidjo says ‘Africa on rise’ in latest Grammy win

Angelique Kidjo, one of Africa’s most prominent musicians, won her third Grammy on Monday and dedicated it to aspiring artists on the continent. The Beninese-born singer won the Grammy for Best World Music Album for “Sings,” a collection of her songs infused with Western classical traditions in a collaboration with the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg. […]