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.
Kofi Jamar ft. Teni – Surrender
Multi-genre musician, Derrick Osei Kuffour Prempeh widely known as Kofi Jamar releases his much anticipated EP ‘Appetite For Destruction’.
Known for his originality and creativity, Jamar has amassed quite wide audience across the country and continent. He maintains his status in the industry with this 6-track body of work which features Tulenkey, Fameye, Quamina MP and Teni.
Interchanging genres throughout, he dips into Afrobeats alongside Nigeria’s Teni on “Surrender”, and soulful hip-hop on “Meye Gee”, a nod to those who’ve stuck by him, and “What I Mean”, where he reflects on the challenges of the daily hustle.
The GADone Records rapper who hails from Kumerica makes a bold statement with this masterpiece produced and mixed by Trino Tunez and Mastered by C-Tea Beat.
TEMS – Crazy Tings
Nigerian singer and songwriter, Temilade Openiyi widely known as TEMS drops another record titled ‘Crazy Tings’.
On this soothing R&B body of work, TEMS narrates the story of a lover who’s fed up with getting less than the best.
Skales ft Imanse – I Dey Miss You
All is going well so far for Skales this year. The Nigerian singer-songwriter under the imprint of Ohk Entertainment has put out some commendable songs since the year began.
Following his previous titled ‘This Your Body’ featuring Nigerian Afrobeat star Davido, Skales is keeping the standard with another impressive tune titled ‘I Dey Miss You’ featuring Imanse.
Production credits to David Acekeyz.
Chivv ft. Mr Eazi , Naira Marley , Diquenza & King Promise – Come Online (Remix)
Dutch rapper and singer, Chivv adds to his plethora of super hits discography, a star-studded remix of his song titled ‘Come Online’.
With the original featuring Jandro and Jonna Fraser, Chivv links up with Nigerian Afrobeat singer, Mr. Eazi, Controversial Nigerian hit making machine, Naira Marley, talented Ghanaian singer-songwriter, King Promise alongside Diquenza.
Prior to this release, Chivv assisted Eugy and Chop Daily with the Dutch rendition of the viral tune ‘My Touch’.
Kwame Yesu – Sauce
Rising Ghanaian rapper, Kwame Yesu is a growing force in Ghana’s Hip-hop scene at the moment. On the 9th of April 2021, Kwame Yesu teamed up with Mimlife Record’s Kimilist and the man of the moment, Black Sheriff for what is adjudged by some music critics as one of the best Hip-hop record so far this year titled ‘Anadwo‘.
Having performed the song on some prestigious platforms with Black Sherif and Kimilist, Kwame Yesu’s fanbase has grown within a short period of time. The Rebo Tribe poster boy is serving music listeners with what they want with his new releases titled ‘Sauce’, produced by Willy Genius.
L.A.X – Faster
Nigerian Afrobeat singer, L.A.X. releases his second Amapiano themed song following the success of his first try with the song ‘Go Low.’
He gives it a try again with this potential party anthem titled ‘Faster’ which registers as his second official output of the year.
Killertunes ft Odunsi (The Engine) – Do Me
Nigerian AfroBeats Record Producer and songwriter, Killertunes aka “Shabalistica” drops this brand-new album titled ‘KillerXtra’.
The dynamic afro-fusion engineer serves us with this 13-track album for your listening pleasure.
‘Do Me’ is the eighth track housed under ‘KillerXtra’ and it features Nigerian singer-songwriter, Wurld.
Stonebwoy & Focalistic – ARIBA
Multiple award-winning dancehall star, Stonebwoy, comes out of hibernation to serve us with this jam titled ‘ARIBA’ featuring Focalistic.
The Bhimnation leaders recruits South African recording artist and entertainer, Focalistic on this afro-fusion record for your listening pleasure.
Lord Paper ft. Mr. Drew – Skin Pain
Following the release of his previous single, Auzy Media’s very own Lord Paper finally premieres his keenly awaited new single. In the past decade, there has been a growth of music lovers with big, hungry ears ready to gobble up all the classic Afro-funk and Afrobeat from West Africa they can get their lobes around.
Having already attempted the fusion of Afrobeat and Funk music with Asabone featuring Bosom P-Yung, Lord Paper pursues it again in his latest output titled ‘Skin Pain’ featuring rising Ghanaian singer-songwriter, Mr. Drew.
In ‘Skin Pain’, Lord Paper and Mr. Drew trade honeyed verses over a catchy piano theme with a strong sequencer bassline, strong drum beats and lush synth textures laced together by the usual suspect on the production fronts, Gomezbeatx.
Larruso – The Truth ft. M.anifest
Ghanaian Dancehall sensation, Larruso has been on an impressive streak of musical successes hitherto this year. The Jadon Shatta Entertainment poster boy has offered his listeners a wide range of sounds to choose from with the very recent one being Amapiano featuring Ground Chale talent, Dayonthetrack.
Keeping to his hot form, Larruso bags a top notch feature with one of Africa’s most accomplished rappers, M.anifest as they combine for this mid-tempo Afrobeat song titled ‘ The Truth’.
Larruso has shown his mettle on different occasions as to why his pseudonym is ‘New Gen‘ and a force to reckon with in Ghana’s dancehall fraternity.
Produced by Phantom Beatz, ‘Truth’ is a perfect collaboration and beautifully crafted song for your listening pleasure.
There you have it, these are the 10 Best Songs You Need To Hear This Week.
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