Fix that is the sixth song off the Duncan Daniels’ latest album titled Afroeclectic that was released right before the COVID 19 Pandemic hit full swing. Beautifully produced by Ptunes, Mixed and mastered by Duncan Daniels, it features the lustrous sounds of the saxophone played by Lady Albatross and finally laced with sporadic Adlibs from Port Harcourt’s very own Kokormikor.
Duncan Daniels is an American based Nigerian musician known for putting out rock projects. Afroeclectic represents his first Afro-beat inspired body of work, If results are anything to go by, we may see another Afro-beat inspired album in the near future.
Ijoba Jimmy Inc. — A company owned by popular Agege boy and illustrative content creator Ijoba Jimmy has released the official single of its artists tagged “chop life”. Chop Life is the company’s first offering in the music industry and it brings together two of their most promising acts Ijoba Jimmy and Sanny Blaze. As a graphic artist, Ijoba Jimmy has worked for popular musicians like Lhi Frosh, Junior boy, Zinoleesky, Sean Dampte, T-ME Singsong just to mention a few.
Sanny Blaze on the other hand carries a huge responsibility on his shoulders, the street disciple is expected to be the next big thing to come out of the streets of Agege; one of the most popular suburbs in Lagos. Going by his vocal dexterity and writing capabilities, we are sure he will be able to live up to the massive hype and expectations. Choplife is a feel-good song with good lyrics written by Ijoba Jimmy and Sanny blaze.
Today is the birthday of one of Nigeria’s best producers resident in the USA. Doystks is a producer whose impact in the Nigerian music industry in the USA has been felt all over the African community. Real names Dammie Oyedapo, Doystks has grown into one of the most respected African figures in the United States after helping many top-rated artists put together their songs and write their music. Although he moved to New Jersey, Doystks still ran away with the Best Producer of the year award at the most recent Afrique Entertainment awards held in Indianapolis, Indiana USA – such is the impact of his work.
On his birthday (Today) he chooses to release his single titled Fire featuring an equally talented artist called Ligero. The song basically details his journey so far and is thanking God for the kind of blessings that he has received so far. This is a perfect birthday song. Listen below and Please send Doystks a Birthday message on his Instagram page @doystks also check out the very talented Ligero @Ligerooficial
I dey hot like fire now/ Oluwa dey answer my prayers now/ E dey take me higher now/ I come dey wire now/
Multitalented-Nigerian, Afrobeat artists, Carolyne Naomi and Tolu, teamed up from their past MTN Project Fame seasons for a duet song titled – Bamijo. The inimitable Tolu returns with his latest offering teaming up with versatile vocalist, songstress, and performer Carolyne Naomi – in an invigorating new single entitled “Bamijo (Dance with Me).” The new track, produced by the hit-making star – Tolu himself – and mixed and mastered by Dr. Sancty for 1717 Studios, is the first official single from a series of collaborations between Carolyne Naomi and Tolu.
Currently resident in Minnesota USA, Carolyne Naomi, born and raised in Lagos, known as “the guitar girl” picked up a guitar as a teenager; with her new instrument, she wrote more songs, performed on different stages, becoming a contestant on MTN Project Fame. She has shared the stage with international acts – Burna Boy, Wizkid, Yemi Alade, and many more.
Tolu, a consummate entertainer who has worked with Afrobeat giants like Donjazzy, on singles like Ifemi and My Lover and sang with Tiwasavage on his Christmas single Silent Night; has carved a niche in the industry with the blend of R&B and indigenous Afro sounds. Listen to “Bamijo (Dance with Me)” below
Cassidysax is a Nigerian instrumentalist. He was born UKEME IDORENYIN ESSIET and is the third son in a family of four (3 boys and one girl). Born into the family of pastor Idorenyin Essiet, Cassidysax ventured into music at the tender age of four. His father was a choirmaster who played the drums at Mount Zion Church, and his mom was a singer too, so he learned a lot about singing and playing musical instruments from his parents.
Inspired by his parents, Essiet began to playing the bass guitar, then a few years later he picked up the saxophone, and according to him, since then there’s been no better yesterday, all to the glory of God. Essiet is also a student of the faculty of physical science at the University of Calabar, where he is currently studying Geology.
Essiet is the official saxophonist for the Goldcity gospel church, Jazz Bazzer crew, and the grace-filled family while also working as the CEO and director of SAXXY_VIBES entertainment. He has had the privilege of sharing the stage with International music ministers such as Steve Crown, Buchi, Preye Odede, Mercy Chinwo, Jerry Omole, Hezekiah Oduola, and many other great men of God.
Zion_worship_medley is a compilation of carefully selected heavenly songs that carries the power to soothe the soul and draw people back to God as well as also bringing God’s presence into the hearts of men.
Xtreme is no newcomer to the entertainment business. He is a fashion enthusiast and has been in the fashion business for a few years now. Xtreme makes a strong entry into the music industry with the song Koshi as he aims to build a music brand as popular as his fashion business. This debut single titled “Koshi” features a prominent Nigerian artist by the name Timmy Rochy who is a very popular figure in the African music industry in Indianapolis USA. Timmy Rochy is known for his very catchy music and energetic performances at parties and live events, he also owns a recording studio that has helped many brands put their songs together.
DJ Tunez and D3an team up to release an entire body of work titled“ Love Language Vol.1” that features fast-rising acts like Onosz, Siki, and Ghanaian star singer Efya. The body of work which is built around the South African house music features Onosz on track 2. titled Lullaby. Onosz makes a stellar appearance on the E.P with a standout love song.
Although he made a name for himself on the streets of New York, DJ Tunez has evolved into one of Africa’s biggest and most respected DJ’s with well over 10 million streams of his projects worldwide. He has worked with notable acts like DBanj, Wizkid, Davido, and as a matter of fact the entire African music Industry.
Business Mogul and entertainment entrepreneur Zarnorty brings together two of Indiana’s finest Afro-beat acts Afrorolls and T-ME Singsong on this summer vibe. T-ME Singsong was recently in the news for the release of his much-anticipated Take II EP, while Afrorolls has held back the release of several of his works due to the impact of the Corona-virus on the entertainment industry.
The music scene is beginning to start back up and the summertime is such a great time to release a holiday track. It is even better when you consider that the entire country (USA) is in a public holiday mood as America celebrates her independence in less than 24hrs. Listen to Holiday below and make sure you share and leave a comment.
He calls himself the Mayor of Chicago and honestly speaking, Pablozy has been making the songs that match the hype. Young Pablozy as his fans call him, is a USA based Afro-beat singer that has featured prominently on this space for the past year. At this point in time, we cannot help but say that Young Pablozy is putting every foot right at becoming a household name. His hard-work has culminated in his ability to feature highly successful A-list artists on his songs. He put out a snippet of the song with Ichaba some weeks ago and also put out a snippet of a song with Teniola. Click below to listen to the official release of Lova Featuring DMW’s highly rated artist Ichaba while we await the song with world renowned Teniola Makanaki.
DJ DREAD (Micheal Sodiya) is an UBER/RETRO Disk Jockey with a wealth of experience in curating and raving parties. A student of Yaba College of Technology. He is a force to reckon with in the Young DJs to Watch List. He carefully selects recent hit songs and makes a puree of jams you love to hear in a Mixtape for all time and season.