From the Prince of Pidgen rap comes the highly anticipated Brown Card – African Gypsy. With his third album, MOBO and Ghana Music Award nominee Wanlov the Kubolor once again introduces a new genre into music’s lexicon which he calls Afrogypsy.
Native Sun is the follow up to Blitz The Ambassador's 2009 soulful blend of hip-hop “Stereotype”. Using the jazzy sounds of his previous efforts and taking it one step further, Blitz embraces his African roots and thus we are treated to an expansive mix of hip-hop and afrobeat.
Not since Nas and Damien Marley's classic album “Distant Relatives” has the combination worked quite so well.
Afrobeat, Black Star Highlife Band, Bobby Bentsen, Broadway Dance Band, Cardinal Jim Rex Lawson, E.T. Mensah, Ebo Taylor, Fela Kuti, Highlife, Ludacris, Miles Cleret, Peter King, Soundway Records, Stargazers, Usher
Following a stunning collaboration with Berlin-based Afrobeat Academy, Ghanaian highlife legend Ebo Taylor releases Life Stories, a definitive compilation of his 1970s recordings.