10 Songs You Need To Hear This Week’ is a 10 track-listing playlist highlighting the best of songs released over the past few days from Africa and the Carribeans (Jamaica). Follow and like our playlists on Audiomack , Spotify & Apple Music for weekly updates.
Niniola – Promise
Music-making has never been an issue for the Queen Of Afro-House, as she displays versatility on this one. Niniola prepares to release her new R&B project “6th Heaven” later this month, she kicks it off with the release of the first single off the EP titled, “Promise.”
In her own words “My R&B fans have been starved for a long time, I just felt it was time to feed them and show them I still love them.”
“Promise” was produced by DJ Rombee and it is a song about a love experience that went sour.
As we await ‘6th Heaven’ , below is ‘Promise’ for your listening pleasure.
Worlasi – Fkn Guy
Ghanaian singer Worlasi is out with a new single titled Fkn Guy.
The single is rapidly gaining traction on social media, for Worlasi’s honest admission of being a ‘Fkn Guy’.
Produced by Lisa the Composer and Qube, Fkn Guy is a jam representations guys who like to do all the wrong things either in relationships or even friendships.
Fkn Guy is the first single off Worlasi’s Love & Booze EP scheduled for released in February.
E.L – Baba Dey
The year 2020 turned our lives upside down: the way we live, feel and relate to others. In the midst of these tremendous changes, the best in us has shone through as we all try our best to figure the new normal.
In this uplifting song by multitalented Ghanaian superstar, E.L, titled ‘Baba Dey’ we are reminded that God still watches over us even amid the tragedies of a most peculiar year.
This glorious record is reminiscent of past records like ‘Koko’ which was immensely acclaimed by fans worldwide when it was released in 2015. ‘Baba Dey’ follows a similar inspirational theme – highlighting an important message to all of us: to hold on to their belief and to never stop hoping and praying.
Production credits to PeeOnDaBeat.
Samini – 1 King
Highly celebrated Ghanaian songwriter, singer and performer – Samini releases his highly anticipated new single titled ‘1 King’, produced by JMJ.
Kwe ft. Phronesis – Okpor
The Ghanaian music industry houses some of the best talents in the creative economy in Africa. The unstructured nature of the music scene in Ghana makes it difficult for these talented acts to be heard or seen. We have used our platform on several occasions to place spotlight on these phenomenon singers , songwriters, performers and rappers.
Kwe and Phronesis, fast-rising Ghanaian recording music artists have been on our radar for quite sometime now after we chanced on their ‘Blessings’ collaboration. They make a comeback with this new duet as they try to re-do their conquest of being an angelic duo. Produced by Psyko , Kwe unlocks his debut for the year titled ‘Okpor’ featuring Phronesis.
Kwamz & Flava – Understand
Multitalented duo, Kwamz & Flava are gearing up to release what they describe as the ‘’thrillest’’ Afrobeat project of the year titled ‘’Vibes For Days’’.
‘Understand’ is classic Kwamz & Flava – a sonic pump that gets you moving your feet ready to bust some dance moves from the very sound of the beat. Known for their penchant to initiate viral novel dance styles through their music, the visuals for ‘Understand’ reaffirms this unique ability. The ‘Understand’ music video is an artistic paradise featuring captivating hues and visual effects, impressive choreography and a generally brilliant display of urban culture.
P Montana ft Camidoh & Twitch 4Eva – Fuego
Following the success of his previous single titled ‘Gifty’ featuring Eugy and King Promise , linchpin of the UK Afrobeats scene, DJ P Montana kick starts the year ‘Fuego’. ‘Fuego’ is an Amapiano song featuring Camidoh and Twitch 4va. Production credits to Nektunez.
Teni ft Davido – For You
After the successful release of her preceding single ‘Jo’ and her vocal assistance on P.Priime’s ‘Come And See’ , Teni debuts the year with this Pheelz produced song titled ‘For You’, a feel-good featuring 30BG/DMW kingpin – Davido.
Pappy Kojo ft. Kuami Eugene – My Heart
Off Pappy Kojo‘s ‘Logos II’ Album is this Hip-Life classic tagged, ‘My Heart‘ featuring Kuami Eugene. Pappy Kojo and Kuami Eugene teams up on this GuiltyBeatz produced instrumental to serve us with this timeless record.
Ajebo Hustlers ft. Omah Lay – Pronto
Gifted Nigerian duo, Ajebo Hustlers call on Africa’s rising music superstar, Omah Lay for their new single titled, “Pronto.” “Pronto” serves as the duo’s first headline account for the year, a follow-up to the Davido-assisted “Barawo” remix.
There you have it! 10 Songs You Need To Hear This Week.