Latest News for: African music talent


Chris Aire: Crafting a Legacy Beyond Jewels and Watches

This Day 10 Dec 2023
His belief in the genre’s potential spurred these collaborations, opening doors for countless talented youth and connecting African music with global audiences ... The D’banj and Snoop Dogg song was such a huge success that the International music community could no longer ignore the wealth of talent we always knew existed in Africa.

List of 8 upcoming events happening in Hyderabad in December

The Siasat Daily 02 Dec 2023
Whether you’re a music enthusiast, a party lover, or a shopaholic, Hyderabad has something special in store for everyone to bid farewell to 2023 ... Known for his unparalleled talent, Black Coffee’s music is a captivating blend of African percussion and techno, creating an electrifying experience for music enthusiasts.

WATCH: Tyla shares how she found out about her Grammy nomination

Independent online (SA) 29 Nov 2023
The 21-year-old then shared what she feels is different about South African music and American music. “I feel like South African music is just different, it’s more spiritual, I feel ... “This a huge moment for this talented beautiful young Queen and South African music. Let's continue to support her and South African music in general.

Comms and Branding Insights: Rhythms On Da Runway: a harmonious fusion of fashion, music and ...

B & FT Online 29 Nov 2023
This year’s show is poised to be an unforgettable evening, featuring top-tier talents in music and fashion ... Iconic musical performances by renowned African artists will mesmerise the audience, while talented designers inspired by Africa’s vibrant cultures and natural landscapes will take the runway by storm.

Felo Le Tee, Kamo Mphela to rock Simply Piano

Mmegi Online 28 Nov 2023
... Simply Piano Musical event at the weekend ... Besides the headliners, the event also boasts a stellar lineup, featuring a diverse array of local and South African talents, all ready to contribute to making this musical extravaganza a showstopper on the city's cultural calendar.

Drumstruck: The interactive drumming experience that will make you fall in love with South Africa!

Independent online (SA) 23 Nov 2023
When a cast of talented South African performers got on stage with Dolly Parton in Nashville, USA, the petite country music legend exclaimed, “I’m dumbstruck over Drumstruck”, portraying the sentiments of thousands across the globe who have been captivated by this unique South African export.

Win one of 15 double golden circle standing tickets to SAMA29 - Joburg/Pretoria readers only

Independent online (SA) 17 Nov 2023
In collaboration with Africa Fest, SAMA29, is gearing up to be an exhilarating showcase of talent, entertainment, fashion and bright lights as it promises an unforgettable celebration of African music and culture ... DJ Sabby “The Best Thing Ever” Mtshali is a luminary in African urban youth culture.


Longview News-Journal 16 Nov 2023
Their first-ever set of nominations highlights the significant strides Platoon has made in the Classical and African music space over the past several years, as well as wellness, pop, R&B, hip-hop, and children's genres ... Says Linda Ayoola, Head of Expansion and African Music.

Closing the chapter on Guitar Tales: A farewell from Deo Salvator 14 Nov 2023
Music, in all its forms, has the power to connect us, heal us, and inspire us ... Through this column, I’ve had the privilege of sharing the stories of remarkable African guitarists ... to amplify the voices of African guitarists and to continue pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in music.

Ayra Starr review – west African singer underlines her superstar potential

The Observer 14 Nov 2023
Benin-born, Nigeria-based Ayra Starr epitomises a new era in African music, as women assert their presence in a once male-dominated talent pool and the continent’s pop has finally become globally dominant ... a Grammy nomination in the new best African music performance category.

The metamorphosis of a boy with autism

Shenzhen Daily 07 Nov 2023
After dedicating years of toil, the 19-year-old on the autism spectrum has exhibited an exceptional aptitude for music. Last year, Li graduated from the Music School Attached to Xinghai Conservatory of Music in Guangzhou ... Li showed a great talent for music ... Music has unlocked Li’s potential.
Edit Announces Aleph as Strategic Sales Partner in Africa

This Day 01 Nov 2023
... enabling a broader audience to connect with their preferred artists and music genres.  ... “Mdundo’s dedication to fostering African musical talent is commendable, and we are excited to contribute to their efforts by leveraging our expertise in digital advertising.

TCPS hosts motivational performer, author Alex Boyé

The Star Democrat 11 Oct 2023
Boyé is known for his dynamic African-infused music and covers that have garnered millions of views on YouTube. He competed on “America’s Got Talent” in 2015 and was named Rising Artist of the Year and grand prize winner in a music contest sponsored by Pepsi & Hard Rock Café in 2017.

Medikal drops new single “Balenciaga” featuring Mayorkun

Business Ghana 09 Oct 2023
... that encapsulates the essence of contemporary African music ... This diverse ensemble of talent not only reflects Medikal’s commitment to showcasing the rich tapestry of African music but also highlights his determination to foster unity and collaboration within the industry.

DStv to premiere the 2023 “BET Hip Hop Awards” exclusively on the 11 October 2023 at 6pm.

Business Ghana 03 Oct 2023
This includes African talents Black ... Monde Twala, Senior Vice President, General Manager and Lead, of BET International, said, "Amidst the rich tapestry of African talent, the 2023 BET Hip Hop Awards nominations stand as a testament to the continent's musical excellence.