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D'Chriz - an Expression of Self Through Songs

All Africa 21 Jun 2021
His name is Christian Chinedu Odenigbo , also known by his stage name D'Chriz. Many refer to him as that emerging incredibly talented act whose music is deeply rooted in African rhythm and sound; Afrobeats ....
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Launch of Ghanaija Music Awards slated for July

Ghana Web 17 Jun 2021
The awards event is established to reward and celebrate musical works, talents, and creativity in Ghana and Nigeria while promoting the African cultural heritage.
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Ghana is blessed with great producers and musicians – Queen Iminah

Ghana Web 16 Jun 2021
African-American singer and songwriter, Queen Iminah has praised Ghana for having great talents in music producers and artistes ... The “Melanated music” maker noted that her single, ‘Original’ was recorded and produced by Crazy Beatz in Achimota, and was mixed and mastered in Dansoman by Mfemfem.
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Partners announce Africa song awards 2021 to support girl education

New Business Ethiopia 10 Jun 2021
It is launched in partnership with African First Ladies who are also the Ambassadors of Merck Foundation More Than a Mother, for All African Singers, Musical Artists and emerging talents, to create a song with the aim to raise awareness about Empowering Girls and Women through Education at all levels.
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Merck foundation and African first ladies announce “more than a mother” Africa song awards 2021 ...

New Business Ethiopia 09 Jun 2021
... with African First Ladies who are also the Ambassadors of Merck Foundation More Than a Mother, for All African Singers, Musical Artists and emerging talents, to create a song with the aim to raise awareness about Empowering Girls and Women through Education at all levels.
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Merck Foundation, Africa First Ladies advocate for support

Beijing News 09 Jun 2021
... with African First Ladies who are also the Ambassadors of Merck Foundation More Than a Mother, for All African Singers, Musical Artists and emerging talents, to create a song with the aim to raise awareness about Empowering Girls and Women through Education at all levels.
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RED’s Culture Intelligence hosts inaugural marketing leaders’ summit

Business Day Online 07 Jun 2021
Giving a vivid analysis, he said that there was a time when most platforms circulated foreign music. However, after extensive research, ViacomCBS found that there was an impending switch and that African talent would soon be receiving international recognition ... For Africa, while explaining the inspiration behind the Summit ... .
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Victor Rymz releases ‘Abena’

Ghana Web 28 May 2021
The song is currently available on online music platforms including audiomack, apple music, shazam, Amazon and Spotify ... greatly to the success of his music career ... Indeed, the sky is my starting point, I promise to keep thrilling Africans with more quality music,” he added.
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North Country Juneteenth celebration set

The Post-Star 26 May 2021
The Juneteenth Committee extends an invitation to any Black person, artist (spoken, dance, visual, music, etc.) educator or storyteller, and organization who would be interested in sharing their talent or education relevant to Juneteenth and the African-American experience by ...
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Sho Madjozi thanks fans for supporting her Xitsonga mixtape

Independent online (SA) 21 May 2021
As the years go by South Africans have started to embrace and love music that comes from this talented land ... after she changed her musical direction slightly to pay more homage to her love for Xitsonga ... “Six months later here we are with two South African Music Award nominations.
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African Heritage Festival kicks off summer of events at University Place

Provo Daily Herald 12 May 2021
“Our mission is to preserve and increase understanding of African culture through the arts such as storytelling, languages, music and dance – all of which we are excited to share at this year’s festival.”. The African Heritage Festival will be from 3 to 8 p.m. June 5, featuring the talents and music of Ngoma Y’ Africa Cultural Center.
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Top Hollywood talent agency accused of tolerating sexual harassment, misconduct

Finger Lakes Times 07 May 2021
ICM said it has taken steps to improve the diversity of its staff, noting that it was the first major agency to promote African Americans to prominent positions, including heads of the talent and music departments.
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Yemi Alade joins African Changemakers behind the ‘Draw The Line’ against Malaria campaign

Capital Ethiopia 03 May 2021
The campaign aims to generate mass awareness and high visibility for the Zero Malaria Starts with Me movement across malaria-affected countries and beyond, and reflects the huge energy, talent, and cultural influence emanating from the African continent with references to art, fashion, music, sport, and entertainment.
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SPHEctacula & DJ Naves celebrate 10 years in music with a new album

Independent online (SA) 02 May 2021
Naves - The idea of a follow-up album for us has been there since 2019 when it became a part of the deliverables for our license agreement with Universal Music Group South Africa ... Sphe - We hope that the music ... What are your thoughts on the South African music industry right now?.
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New season of TV3’s Music Music airs on May 1!

B & FT Online 01 May 2021
“for the last two decades, Music Music remains one of the leading platforms aiding in the development and promotion of music talents across the country and beyond. With the world’s attention on the new African sound, we hope to position the Music Music platform to help musicians ...
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