Monday, 2 September 2013

iAfrica... Mr Wakobi - Loving You More


Mr Wakobi is back with another hit track titled "Loving You More". Mr Wakobi  has shown his musical talents and lyrically digested the beat, he is a complete music talent. "Loving You More" features AB1 and was produced by Patany. Mr Wakobi album is a work in progress and expected to drop later this year. Listen and Download "Loving You More" Down Below...


#Peace.Love.LovingYouMore

Sunday, 1 September 2013

iAfrica... Charmain2DL - Ngingaphezulu


The sensational Charmain2DL is back with a new track featuring ADA titled "Ngingaphezulu". Charmain2DL has delivered a classy rendition of a South African song with a perfect blend of dancehall. The melody and lyrics are very catchy and will have you singing and dancing along in no time. Ngingaphezulu was produced by Kelly Lyon. Listen and Download "Ngingaphezulu" Down Below...



#Peace.Love.Ngingaphezulu 

Wednesday, 28 August 2013

iAfrica... Silvastone - Dansa


After working with and producing for all the top stars from D'Banj to Naeto C to 2Face and Banky W as well as our favourite international stars such as Rita Ora, Sway and Estelle, award-winning producer and musician Silvastone is proud to debut his first official solo single titled "Dansa". 

Inspired by Silvastone's extensive travels across Africa and all the cultures, stories, beats and dances he has experienced from different countries, "Dansa" is a proud declaration of all the cultural richness and diversity that the African continent has to give to the world. Fusing lush and infectious Afrobeats rhythm with "European-Sounding" electronic dance music, Silvastone simply wants to get us all dancing.

His new solo single "Dansa" comes right on time to show fans and critics that there is more to Silvastone than just producing hit songs. Listen and Download "Dansa" Down Below...


Download Link: Silvastone - Dansa

#Peace.Love.Dansa

Sunday, 25 August 2013

iAfrica... Yoye Simoyan - Gentleman Music (Video)



Jungle Tribe native Yoye Simoyan popularly referred to a Yoye presents the official video for his critically acclaimed Sazzy produced single "Gentleman Music" which he released along "Kamobe" which features M.I. lifted off his yet to be released album titled Isi Ewu & Champagne. Directed by Korex Calibur and styled by Yoye himself, the video is all about the swagger of a Gentleman like him. Watch "Gentleman Music" UP and Download it Down Below...


#Peace.Love.GentlemanMusic

Tuesday, 20 August 2013

iAfrica... Dr Sid - Talented (Video)


Dr Sid has released the video to his new singled "Talented" off his album Siduction. "Talented" was produced by Don Jazzy and the video was directed by Mr Moe Musa in London. Watch "Talented" UP Above...

#Peace.Love.Talented

iAfrica... Duncan Mighty + Olamide - Blow Am


Duncan Mighty has released his new single featuring Olamide titled "Blow Am". The track features Duncan Mighty on a laid back beat merged with the pacey lyrics of the rave of the moment Olamide. Listen and Download "Blow Am" Down Below... 


#Peace.Love.BlowAm

iAfrica... Outrageous + 9ice + Liz-B - I'm In Da Mood (Video)


The Reggae / Afro-Pop singers Outrageous are back with a new single and video to their current single "I'm In Da Mood" which features 9ice and Liz-B. This is definitely a track to watch out for. Watch "I'm In Da Mood" UP Above and Download the single Down Below...


#Peace.Love.ImInDaMood 

iAfrica... Starboy + L.A.X + Wizkid - Caro (Video)


Starboy Records have released their new video featuring Wizkid and new signing L.A.X. The  track titled "Caro" was produced by Legundury Beatz and the video was directed by Mr Moe Musa. Watch "Caro" UP Above...

#Peace.Love.Caro

iAfrica... Sona - Summertime (Video)


UK based artist Sona has released his latest track entitled "SummerTime" which was produced by Nigeria's very own Sheyman. Sona released the audio and the airwaves were buzzing everywhere, now he's given us the wonderful, quality and epic video to go alongside, the audio. Sona is definitely about to cause a stir within the UK Afrobeats scene. Watch "SummerTime" UP Above...

#Peace.Love.SummerTime

Monday, 19 August 2013

iAfrica... Afrobeats Next Superstar Search (Competition)


Are You The Next Afrobeats Superstar?

Choice FM Radio DJ & Presenter, Abrantee is launching a large-scale talent search show in search of the Best Next Afrobeats Superstar. 

With the rise and growing popularity of Afrobeats music world-over, DJ Abrantee is not stopping with his hugely successful radio show launched in April 2011. He has teamed up with and impresario DLA Worldwide, to produce what is described to be the most interesting, fresh supply of emerging talent search from the world of Afrobeats.

iAfrica... Blacko Blaze - Kuru Kogaga


Award-winning Canada based Nigerian AfroPop artist Blacko Blaze makes his long awaited return to the music scene with the release of his massive new single titled "Kuru Kogaga". Blacko Blaze is literally telling us to let loose and dance, "Kuru Kogaga" is a catchy radio-friendly pop/dance tune. Listen and Download "Kuru Kogaga" Down Below...


#Peace.Love.KuruKogga

Saturday, 17 August 2013

iAfrica... Lace + Olamide - Gba Be (Video)


Dozage / Foxtrot Records presents the official video by Lace for his ID Cabasa produced single "Gba Be" featuring YBNL front-man Olamide and directed by Matt Max. The video shows the eclectic singer in an all white background, delivering his lines in his native Beninese mother tongue, Yoruba and English, while trying to win back the heart of his love interest. Watch "Gba Be" UP Above...

#Peace.Love.GbaBe

iAfrica... DRB-LasGidi - Owo Faaji


DRB-LasGidi are back with another banger, they have jumped in the studio with Mr Chidoo to bring us this new club banger "Owo Faaji". Listen and Download "Owo Faaji" Down Below...


Download Link: DRB-LasGidi - Owo Faaji

#Peace.Love.OwoFaaji

Friday, 16 August 2013

iMusic... Future - Honest


Brand new single from Future titled "Honest" which is serving as the lead single to be taken from his forthcoming sophomore album of the same name which hits stores on November 26 via Epic Records, check it out below...


#Peace.Love.Honest

iMusic... Star One + Aynzli Jones + Ghetts - Wanted Man (Video)


Out on September 1 via Carrot Records, here is the brand new video from production duo Star One for their new single "Wanted Man" which features Aynzli Jones and Ghetts. Check it out UP top...

#Peace.Love.WantedMan

iMusic... Years and Years - Traps


Out on September 9 via Kitsunè and premiered last week by The Guardian, here is the brand new single from London five piece band fronted by Skins actor Olly Alexander, Years and Years titled "Traps". Having been described as "Soulful Pop music", it's hard not to agree as you let "Traps" marinate. Listen below...


#Peace.Love.Traps

iMusic... Allistair Mark - Six Feet


Emerging London-based Rapper Allistair Mark releases the full audio for his brand new single titled “Six Feet” as we hear a tale of unfinished business from a past relationship. The track is produced by Emanuel Styles and Stevie Dutch who also lays the smooth vocals on the hook. You can catch this track as part of Allistair’s forthcoming EP titled Somewhere In Shoreditch set to be released around the end of September. Be sure to look out for that as well as subsequent releases in the run up to that project.



#Peace.Love.SixFeet

iMusic... Darkness - Waveform EP


Upcoming East London Grime producer Darkness delivers his brand new EP project the Waveform EP released through Sir Spyro’s Dragon Punch Records.

After gaining support for previous work from DJs on BBC 1Xtra, BBC Asian Network and a whole host of underground stations, as well working with the likes of Maxsta, Rival and Mr. Miniature, the 18 year old producer releases his five-track latest solo instrumental project which you can stream below.

The Waveform EP is available for purchase now on iTunes and Amazon. Stream the EP preview below.



#Peace.Love.Waveform

Wednesday, 14 August 2013

iAfrica... X Busta - Shomo + A Shot


X Busta is back with two heavy singles "Shomo" produced by LMG and "A Shot" produced by Yung Roc. Known for his remarkable ability to freestyle on stage with any word thrown at him, X Busta does exactly that in "Shomo" and " AShot". Listen and Download "A Shot and "Shomo" Down Below...

Download Link: X Busta - Shomo 

Download Link: X Busta - A Shot

#Peace.Love.Shomo

iAfrica... Spicey - Aha + All For You


Spicey one half of the twins known as Chisquare has released two new singles titled "Aha" and "All For You". "Aha" produced by Wizboyy is a pop number with a slight Highlife tinged that will have you hooked, dancing and singing along. "All For You" produced by Del B is a resounding anthem which sees Spicey singing about falling hard in love. Both tracks are laced with lush synth arrangements, exciting drum patterns and effortlessly soothing harmonies. Listen and Download "Aha" and "All For You" Down Below... 

Download Link: Spicey - Aha


Download Link: Spicey - All For You

#Peace.Love.AhaAllForYou

iAfrica... Tolani Mboi - O.M.G


New Kid on the block, Tolani Mboi is a 1/3 of the popular Abuja based Afro-HipHop group called M-Boiz is here with the 1st official song off the yet to be released and untitled mixtape. Tolani Mboi is known for his hard hitting lines, but decided this time to switch up the flow a little as he laces two verses with a smooth and catchy delivery. The song "O.M.G" features Karchy and Gidi with Mijubeatz handling the production. Listen and Download "O.M.G" Down Below...


Download Link: Tolani Mboi - O.M.G

#Peace.Love.O.M.G

Monday, 12 August 2013

iMusic... Aalvin - Truth Calling


Here is introducing British/French singer, songwriter and producer Aalvin with his latest single titled "Truth Calling" which is taken from his forthcoming EP titled Never Forget. Enjoy this one below and download it here.


#Peace.Love.TruthCalling

iAfrica... Rukus - Spending My Ego + Tonight



Rukus has released two new singles "Spending My Ego" and "Tonight". His latest single "Spending My Ego" sees him teaming up with Trybe Records CEO eLDee, to create one of the most infectious club tracks of the summer. The track is fully of punchlines and conscious lyrics.

iAfrica.. J Martins + DJ Arafat - Touching Body (Video)


African Super Entertainer J Martins presents the stunning visuals for his hit single "Touching Body" featuring Ivorian Superstar, DJ Arafat. Directed by MmattMax, the video features exciting cameos from Nigerian footballing maestros, the duo of Ikechukwu Uche and Kalu Uche of the Super Eagles. "Touching Body" pulls off an experience that delivers its promise of equally captivating and light-hearted fun. Watch "Touching Body" UP above...

#Peace.Love.TouchingBody

iAfrica... Moelogo Unveils Self-Titled Debut EP


The wait is over and the time is finally here for UK-based Nigerian AfroPop star Moelogo to proudly unveil his hugely anticipated and long awaited debut EP Moelogo: Moe Is My Name, Music Is My Logo officially via 233 Connect. Coming off the back of his stellar 2013 singles, "Pangolo Remix" featuring DRB LasGidi and the Fuse ODG collaboration "Give Them What They Want", the anticipation for this record from Moelogo has been at fever pitch and has come very highly recommended.

Friday, 9 August 2013

iMusic... JS Animal - Rebel's Dream (Mixtape)


Following the release of "Over Me" and "Hangover", UK rapper and producer JS Animal - real name Jordan Sefton - drops off this free 14-track album/mixtape titled Rebel's Dream for our listening pleasure. Do like us right now and check it out below...


#Peace.Love.RebelDream

iMusic... Noeva + Double S - Only One (Tony Tokyo Remix)


London R&B singer and songwriter Noeva is gearing up to release her forthcoming single "Only One" featuring Double S on September 16 via Downing Street Records along with remixes from Rednek and Tony Tokyo. As it is Friday and the start of the weekend, we thought we'd share with you, the Tony Tokyo House/Garage remix of Noeva's "Only One" for your listening pleasure. Enjoy it below...



#Peace.Love.OnlyOne

Wednesday, 7 August 2013

iMusic... Izzy Bizu - Fool's Gold (Video)


Premiered last week on Link Up TV and now available on VEVO, here is the brand new music video from emerging London singer and songwriter Izzy Bizu for her latest single "Fools Gold". Taken from her forthcoming Coolbeanz EP which is due to be released on September 1, enjoy the Ryan Samuda-directed video UP top...


#Peace.Love.FoolsGold

Tuesday, 6 August 2013

iAfrica... UK Afrobeats Star Moelogo Set to Release Debut EP


With the hugely anticipated and long awaited release of the self-titled debut EP from UK Afrobeats/AfroPop star Moelogo drawing ever closer, the London-based Nigerian crooner and songwriter has finally unveiled the track listing and artwork for the soon-to-be released 8 track EP.

iAfrica... Fliptyce - Gimme Some More


Super Producer Fliptyce has officially released his debut single, "Gimme Some More". The highly-anticipated club anthem features the talented and sexy Yemi Alade. The video was recently shot in the U.S during the second phase of his American production tour. Fliptyce is currently working on his own producer album staled to be released in 2014 titled "The Fliptyce Beats". Listen and Download "Gimme Some More" Down Below...


#Peace.Love.GimmeSomeMore

iEvent... #BVTTR @ Lane Bar (Saturday, August 10)


Haus of BVTTR are taking over Lane Bar on Brick Lane for one night only courtesy of their event titled #BVTTR and you're all invited with the likes of DJ Nyari , DJ Sean, and DJ 360 supplying the tunes for the evening. Doors open at 10pm and entry is £10 all night while free for ladies on the guestlist before 11.30pm, I.D is also a must and the dress code for the evening is simply for you to "Look Great".

Lane Bar is located at 12 - 15 Osborne Street, London. E1 6TE

Find out more about #BVTTR on Facebook // Twitter // Instagram

#Peace.Love.BVTTR

Monday, 5 August 2013

iMusic... F-Jay - Since 91 (Mixtape)


Introducing 21-year old emerging London rapper F-Jay with his latest mixtape titled Since 91 recently released via LBYD Music. Whether you're after soulful Boom Bap rap or some Jazz-infusion or just rap lyricism, this 12-track affair has got something to satisfy your taste palettes, listen to the Since 91 mixtape below and download it underneath...



#Peace.Love.Since91

Friday, 2 August 2013

iAfrica... Gidilounge Launches Music App For iOS & Android

"Gidilounge is committed to giving you the easiest ways to listen to your favorite music, and to help you find new music that you’ll love. Gidilounge is an innovative digital media company that is reinventing the way Africans discover, listen and enjoy African music. Our aim is to bring you the best of digital entertainment and a world-class user experience. 
It is with great pleasure to announce the release of the Gidilounge music streaming app for iOS and Android devices available on the iTunes Appstore and Google Play for download. We created the first highly successful Gidilounge Mobile radio which currently attracts 6 million listeners globally per month. In addition, we’re excited to announce that Gidilounge is the first music service app catering to African music available on the iTunes Appstore." - Press Release
This Gidilounge Music app on the iPhone is the absolute business, trust me, I know because since I downloaded it, I've not stopped using it. Get the iOS app HERE and get the Gidilounge Music app for Android HERE!

#Peace.Love.Gidilounge

Thursday, 1 August 2013

iMusic... Star One + Aynzli Jones + Ghetts - Wanted Man

"The latest from STAR ONE, this track promises to transport you to Garage infused, Drum n Bass heaven, and back again; with a gritty interlude from none other than Grime legend, Ghetts." - Press Release
Brand new from sibling production duo Star One featuring the excellent Aynzli Jones on vocals and Grime veteran Ghetts laying down a trademark token verse for good measure, check it out below...



#Peace.Love.WantedMan

Wednesday, 31 July 2013

iAfrica... Nizzy - Drumstick (Video)


UK-based Nigerian AfroPop / Afrobeats crooner and songwriter Nizzy is back in the limelight with his excellent new single "Drumstick" and a brilliant new music video to accompany it. 

The video was shot and directed by critically acclaimed UK directors Chas Appeti and Simon Dewey, the music video for "Drumstick" is an infectious summery affair shot across the backdrops of the city of London which brings the organic Caribbean/Reggae feel of the single further to life. "Drumstick" was produced by Kodistarr. Watch "Drumstick" UP Above...

#Peace.Love.Drumstick

Monday, 29 July 2013

iAfrica... DizZY VC + Atumpan - Jekin Jekin (Video)


DizZY VC has turned up the heat with his summer anthem "Jekin Jekin". The single features a captivating verse from Atumpan and an upbeat production from Star Boy Ent's Maleek Berry. Watch "Jekin Jekin" UP Above.

#Peace.Love.JekinJekin

iAfrica... Ezi Emela - Feeling Good


British Nigerian AfroPop/ Afrobeats princess Ezi Emela is back with an infectious new smash single titled "Feeling Good" to take over your Summer this year. Following her previous two singles, "Catch My Heart" featuring Mista Silva and "Secret Lover" featuring E.M.E's Skales, Ezi Emela defintely makes it three for free on hit records with this P2J-produced Summer dance anthem. Listen and Download "Feeling Good" Down Below...

Download Link: Ezi Emela - Feeling Good

#Peace.Love.FeelingGood 

iAfrica... Eva Alordiah - Lights Out


Nigeria's favourite female rapper Eva comes back hotter and sexier than the last time we heard from her, with her new single "Lights Out".  The new single should easily become every girl's favourite, one the fellas can love and also one to bump in every club. Listen and Download "Lights Out" Down Below...


Download Link: Eva - Lights Out

#Peace.Love.LightsOut

iMusic... Joel Compass - Astronaut (Video)


R&B is welcoming Joel Compass who has with no doubt made an explosive single that will take you higher than the sky into space, with his new single "Astronaut". The official video that has been released today has already hit more than two thousand views, with many viewers calling Mr Joel Compass the new Ne-yo and as we all know Ne-yo is a legendary R&B singer and song writer that has smashed the charts with top hits such as "So Sick"and "Miss independent". The song "Astronaut" is both R&B and Soulful and is going to be the signature song for the rising star Joel Compass. Congratulations Joel and welcome to the music industry. 

#Peace.Love.Astronaut

iAfrica... Wale Kwame - So Bad


Kwame Olawale Adadeyoh, a fast rising artist also known as Wale Kwame is a 20 year old Atlanta based talented Nigerian Hip Hop Artist, Singer and Producer. Known for his previous covers and freestyles such as; "Hold On" (an Omo Pastor cover) and "Novocane" to name a few. Wale Kwame has now dropped his brand new addictive single "So Bad" produced by Scarface and co-produced by Shizzi. Listen and Download "So Bad" Down Below...

 
Download Link: Wale Kwame - So Bad

#Peace.Love.SoBad

iAfrica... DRB LasGidi - Take Control


DRB LasGidi are back to "Take Control" of the Summer with their brand new single titled "Take Control". Taken from the forthcoming #AFROBEATSUKEP which is brought to you by Fli5Star and OY Production. 

Laced with lush conga drums deep bass guitar strings and sexy saxophone arrangements and accompanied by an infectious and catchy hook from BOJ ans lyrical fire from Tee Zee and FreshL, "Take Control" is exactly what the doctor ordered. Listen and Download "Take Control" Down Below...



#Peace.Love.TakeControl 

iFashion... Beyonce in New H&M Swim Wear Collection (Video)


Beyonce has teamed up with H&M to advertise their new amazing collection of swim wear. The video not only shows the wide collection of swim wear but also shows how Mother of one Beyonce has shaped up this summer as we see her curvy and bootylicious body. Also in the advert Beyonce is  dancing to her unreleased summer beat "Standing In The Sun" from her unreleased Album Mrs Carter. 

#Peace.Love.StandingInTheSun 

iConcert... Davido Live @ Indig02 (Sunday, September 15) - WIN TICKTES


Nigerian Pop star Davido embarks on his first ever UK tour in September and will be kicking off his string of concerts in London at the Indig02 on Sunday, September 15. Brought to you by Smade and Que-B, the London concert will be hosted by Eddie Kadi and will feature support performances from the likes of Tillaman, Mista Silva, YFS and Mo Eazy. As we always do, we've got two pairs of tickets to give away to the London leg of Davido's UK tour so read on to find out how you can get your hands on these bad boys!

Friday, 26 July 2013

iMusic... Little Simz - So Gone (Freestlye)


Emerging London female Hip-Hop artist Little Simz is not resting on her laurels just yet following the release of her XY.ZED mixtape and she recently dropped off this freestyle over Monica's classic tune "So Gone" and she brings the heat, listen below and look out for her new mixtape Black Canvas coming soon...


#Peace.Love.SoGone

iMusic... Kane - Raindrops (Video)


Here are the brand new visuals for "Raindrops", the latest single from 18-year old British R&B singer and songwriter Kane. Check it out UP top and pre-order the single below...


#Peace.Love.Raindrops

Thursday, 25 July 2013

iMusic... Sango + JMSN - Affection


With North, the debut album from Sango out this week on Soulection, the Seattle beatsmith also lets go of the album's latest single "Affection" which features JMSN and was premiered on Noisey recently. Check out the lush single below and check out Sango's North album here.


#Peace.Love.Affection

Wednesday, 24 July 2013

iAfrica.. Moelogo + Fuse ODG - What They Want


UK Afrobeats sensations Moelogo and Fuse ODG have come together to deliver one of the biggest collaboration of 2013 titled "What They Want" from the forthcoming self-titled debut EP from Moelogo. The track was produced by producer and beatsmith Bayoz Muzik. Listen and Download "What They Want" Down Below...


#Peace.Love.WhatTheyWant

iFilm... Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom Official (Trailer)


The clip shows an aged Nelson Mandela, though the film will mostly portray his younger days as a fighter against white political supremacy. Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom is a drama based on the South African President Nelson Mandela's autobiography written by himself, which shows an insight of his early life, coming of age, education and 27 years in prison before becoming the first democratically elected President of South Africa.

iAfrica... Boddhi Satva - Ancestral Soul Interpretations Part 2 (Mixtape)


Central African Replublic DJ/Producer Boddhi Satva unveils the second installment of his critically acclaimed Ancestral Soul Interpretations mixtape series and this volume sees Boddhi add his Afro-House spin to music from the likes of Miguel, Rihanna and Justin Timberlake as well as remix classic records from Tracy Chapman and Maxwell among others. This one is a must have for everyone, but especially for you Afro-House heads - listen above and download below...

Download: Boddhi Satva - Ancestral Soul Interpretations Part 2 (Mixtape)

#Peace.Love.AncestralSoulInterpretations

iMusic... MiMi Storm - MiMi In Wonderland EP


North London female rapper MiMi Storm unveils her brand new EP titled MiMi In Wonderland for your listening pleasure. Featuring 7 all new tracks that portray her bass-centric fusion of Dubstep, Drum & Bass and Hip-Hop, MiMi Storm's new EP sees her work closely with Dubstep producer and long-time collaborator Nutty P to bring to us a brand of British music she calls "futuristic wave". Listen and download the MiMi In Wonderland EP below.


#Peace.Love.MiMiInWonderland

Tuesday, 23 July 2013

iEvent... African Kings of Comedy @ Indig02 (Saturday, August 3) - WIN TICKETS


U Got Jokes and Live London have joined forces to bring to you African Kings of Comedy & Friends, one of the biggest comedy events of the year taking place in London. Hosted by Eddie Kadi with stand-up performances coming from the likes of Richard Blackwood, Kevin J and Fumbi, the night will be taking place on Saturday, August 3 at the Indig02 and will also feature CEO Dancers from Britain's Got Talent and live music from Moelogo.

And we've got a pair of tickets to give away… read on to find out more!

iEvent... Izzy Bizu Sunday Sessions (July 21 - August 18)


19-year old Singer/Songwriter Izzy Bizu is gearing up to release her debut EP titled Coolbeanz on September 1 via ILuvLive Records  and before that, Izzy will be playing a series of free gigs across London aptly titled Sunday Sessions. Each session will start at 2pm with Izzy's live set kicking off at 3.30pm, read on below for the full list of dates and venues.

iMusic... Esskay - Waves (Music Video)


Premiered on SBTV, here are the brand new visuals from London rapper Esskay for his latest single titled "Waves" which is taken from his forthcoming mixtape White Noise and follows on from the previously released "Mr. Tramp" single. Enjoy the visuals UP top directed by Tracer Ital.

#Peace.Love.Waves

Monday, 22 July 2013

iAfrica... Caze - Your Body + Sexy Delilah

"Jeun Soke crooner 'Caze' is back at it again with not one but two hot fresh singles titled "Your Body" and "Sexy Delilah". Earlier premiered on The Beat 99.9 FM, the two ear candies were produced by V.I.C but mixed and mastered by the acclaimed Foster Zeeno and it is as stellar as afro-pop music come these days. Caze takes charges on the show-stopping 'Your Body', demanding more of the body on an infectious afro-pop/house instrumentation aimed at taking over the charts and dance-floors in different terrains; on the other hand, the ragga inspired 'Sexy Delilah' sees Caze being lent a helping hand by his FM-INC label-mate 'Fulstop' and together they serve a sexy mid-tempo waist whining number. Listen, download, share and enjoy!" - Press Release
"Your Body":

"Sexy Delilah":

Download: Your Body // Sexy Delilah

#Peace.Love.Case

Saturday, 20 July 2013

iFilm... Top 50 Nigerian TV Shows Of All Time


Before Nollywood became a name synonymous with "Nigerian television", TV shows and programs were big items for Nigerians to tune to. However all that started to dwindle in 1992, with the release of Nollywood's first main product, Living in Bondage, which made people look at releasing home videos and what could be earned from it.

Friday, 19 July 2013

iMusic... Sango - Here With Me


Here is the brand new single from Michigan-based producer Sango titled "Here With Me" for your listening pleasure. Taken from his forthcoming debut album 'North' which drops on July 23 via Soulection, "Here With Me" is also available for free download here.



#Peace.Love.HereWithMe

Thursday, 18 July 2013

iMusic... Incisive + Julian Marley + Dionne Reid - Winners (Video)

"Winners - a summer banger with a positive message, sitting on a bed of reggae influenced, bassline heavy production by TE1. With this in mind, who better to lace the chorus than Julian Marley, one of sons of Legend himself Bob Marley. In true reggae style, UK songstress Dionne Reid seals the deal with heart warming backing vocals to assist."
Out on August 19 via MyIsh Records, enjoy the excellent new music single and video from London rapper/producer Incisive titled "Winners" which features Julian Marley and Dionne Reid. Check it out UP top...
#Peace.Love.Winners

iCompetition... 'Brothers With No Game' Need A New Theme Song

"After a successful opening season which accumulated over 400,000 views, 6 LA Web Series Festival 2013 Awards and major coverage in The Guardian, The Voice, The Grio (NBC News) & G4 (NBC Universal) to name a few; ‘Brothers With No Game – The Web Series’ announces its official return for Season 2. This time they want YOU to be involved. They are looking for a new theme song for the show and are taking entries from YOU. Submit a new track or pre-recorded track specifically for Brothers With No Game to stand in with a chance of having the soundtrack to one of UK’s top Web Series." 
After all submissions, the creators will shortlist their favourites and choose one. 

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Theme song submissions can be in the form of a jingle, full track or instrumental.
Any genre is welcome as long as the track is specific towards our show’s themes.
Any artist in any country can submit.

HOW TO SUBMIT / DEADLINE

You can either upload your track on youtube or send us an mp3 at thebwng@gmail.com.
The deadline for submission is 26th July 2013.

#Peace.Love.BWNG

Wednesday, 17 July 2013

iCompetition... Win A Copy Of Kevin Mark Trail's 'Hope Star' Album

"This dreadlocks-spotting singer, songwriter, producer and traveler is being referred to as the “Messiah of Acoustic Black British music” and this is certainly not a far call after listening to some of the songs from his debut EP Sketches and the more recent project, Hope Star."
Featuring eleven beautiful songs, Hope Star, the latest album from British Acoustic Soul artist Kevin Mark Trail is being described as "something fresh, something genuine and some excellent and bona fide music" and three lucky readers can win a copy of the album. Read on and follow the instructions to find out how...

Monday, 15 July 2013

iAfrica... Henrisoul - Blow My Mind (Video)


Henrisoul debuts the brand new music video for his latest single "Blow My Mind" directed by Clarence Peters for Capital Dreams Pictures. Check it out UP top...

#Peace.Love.BlowMyMind

Friday, 12 July 2013

iMusic... Curtis Moore + Scorcher - Lipstick (Sunship Remix)


To be released on August 28 alongside the original single and remixes from Andi Durrant, Q Block and Cutmore, enjoy this Sunship remix of former X-Factor contestant Cutis Moore's forthcoming single featuring UK Rap veteran Scorcher titled "Lipstick".


#Peace.Love.Lipstick

Wednesday, 10 July 2013

iAfrica... Yemi Alade - Bamboo (Video)

"Vocal powerhouse 'Yemi Alade' sings out herheart in this mid-tempo ballad 'Bamboo' produced by hitmaker 'Fliptyce'. Depicting the strength of the love likened to that of a 'bamboo'; Yemi glows in this beautiful yet sensual music video directed by 'Frames' in scene themes ranging from leather to hip-hop to black-lipstick and tea lights. After-all, it is the 'Ghen Ghen Love' diva's stellar vocal performance drives the song home and makes one want to love." - Press Release
Yemi Alade debuts the brand new music video for her latest single "Bamboo" for your viewing pleasure, check it out UP top...


#Peace.Love.Bamboo

Tuesday, 9 July 2013

iMusic... Joel Baker - Further Than Feelings (Video)


Joel Baker's "Further Than Feelings" is one of the British songs of the year. Believe me or not but that's exactly what we said about Ben Howard's "Keep Your Head Up" two or so years ago before anyone was talking about him and now look. Enough about predictions because one of the songs of the year now has accompanying visuals to go with it, enjoy it UP top...

#Peace.Love.FurtherThanFeelings

iEvent... MusicConnex Live @ The Flyover (Saturday, July 20) - WIN TICKETS


After their successful first showcase in June, MusicConnex return with the second installment of MusicConnex Live, this time featuring live performances from Shea Soul, Shan Smile and special guest Tatiana Mayfield all the way from the US, and taking place on Saturday, July 20 at The Flyover in West London.

And we've got a pair of tickets to give away… so read on.

Monday, 8 July 2013

iAfrica... Vibe Squad - Come Over (Video)


Vibe Squad are back with their brand new single "Come Over" via ABM Records. The track is written and produced by J.O.A.T. "Come Over" is a smooth mid tempo dance floor filler with modern pop sensibilities that sees the Afrobeats duo of Kelvin and Wizzy showcase their trademark vocal tones and fluid delivery that audiences across Europe and Africa have come to love. Watch "Come Over" UP Above... 

#Peace.Love.Comeover

Saturday, 6 July 2013

iAfrica... Sona - Summertime (Produced by Sheyman)


UK Afrobeats newcomer Sona releases his debut single "Summertime" produced by Trybes Records Sheyman. Listen to the single below...



#Peace.Love.Summertime

Thursday, 4 July 2013

iAfrica... Dr Victor Olaiya ft 2Face Idibia - Baby Mi Da (Baby Jowo Remix)


2Face Idibia has bought us the great visuals to his remix of Dr Victor Olaiya's classic single "Baby Jowo". The video which shows the old and new coming together was directed by Kunle Afolayn. Watch "Baby Mi Da (Baby Jowo Remix)" UP Above...

#Peace.Love.BabyJowo

iAfrica... May7ven on BBC World News (Video)


Nigeria's May7ven has been captivating audiences with her music and her acrobatic dance displays for years. But, as befits the daughter of former Super Eagles caption Segun Odebami, she told BBC Africa's Sophie Ikenye that had she been a boy she would have been a football player. 
She also taught the BBC presenter some of her latest dance moves. Watch the interview UP above as May7ven talks Music, Dance and Football...

#Peace.Love.May7ven

iAfrica... Atumpan - The Thing (Video)


Atumpan has released his new official video for "The Thing". The single is due to released in the UK charts in August after he recently signed to the Ministry of Sound Label and a remix by Todd Edwards will also be released in time for Carnival weekend this August. Watch "The Thing" UP above...

#Peace.Love.TheThing

iAfrica... Mr J + Chuck Royalty - Ekele


Brand new single from UK Afrobeats producer Mr. J and artist Chuck Royalty titled "Ekele" for your listening pleasure. A deft mix of Pop, Dance and AfroPop music, over which Chuck Royalty sings and raps about "celebrating life to the fullest".
 


#Peace.Love.Ekele

Tuesday, 2 July 2013

iAfrica... Rexx + Brymo - Original (Video)


Having released his single collaboration  for "Original" featuring Brymo last year, Rexx has finally bought us the entertaining visuals. Watch "Original" UP Above...

#Peace.Love.Original

iMusic... Ben Howard Live at Glastonbury 2013 (Full Set)


I didn't watch a lot of this year's Glastonbury, I probably only caught Kenny Rodger's set and some Rolling Stone so I'm only just trying to catch up on some of the footage, one of which is none other than Ben Howard and his band performing their full set, from "Everything" to "Only Love" to "Keep Your Head Up" and more! Check it out HERE and watch "Only Love" UP top...

#Peace.Love.OnlyLove

Monday, 1 July 2013

iMusic... Marie Dahlstrom - What's It Gonna Be (Video)


New visuals from London-based Scandinavian Soul singer and songwriter Marie Dahlstrom for her latest offering titled "What's It Gonna Be" for your viewing pleasure. Enjoy this one UP top, directed by Paul Akinrinola.

#Peace.Love.WhatsItGonnaBe

iMusic... Life White - Nothing To Prove (Video)


Brand new music video from emerging British R&B artists and Ipswich native Life White for his latest sel-produced single "Nothing To Prove". Check out the Adam Templeman-directed visuals UP top...

#Peace.Love.NothingToProve

Wednesday, 26 June 2013

iMusic... YJ - Deal or No Deal Intro (Video)


YJ returns with some brand new visuals for his latest offering "Deal or No Deal (Intro)", produced by Mo-Keyz and Mikey (SOS) with the visuals directed by Lewis Bartram for Blakes House. Check it out UP top...

#Peace.Love.DealOrNoDeal

Tuesday, 25 June 2013

iAfrica... Maleek Berry + Wizkid - Love You


Maleek Berry and Wizkid have done it again and dropped another collaboration called "Love You".  Listen and Download "Love You" Down Below...




#Peace.Love.LoveYou

iMusic... Gramatix - Come In (Video)


We're vibing to the brand new single from London artist/producer Gramatix titled "Come In" today. Fit for the sunshine and Summer time, this one serves as Gramatix's third single release of the year and far from its predecessors, "Come In" draws its influences from House and 90's dance music. Check out the Aaron Samuels-directed visuals for it UP top...

#Peace.Love.ComeIn

iMusic... Mark Morrison - I Am What I Am (Video)


The self-proclaimed 'King of British R&B', Mark Morrison returns with the brand new music video for his latest single "I Am What I Am" which serves as the title track for his forthcoming third studio album. The visuals feature cameo appearances from the likes of Omar, Don-E and Noel McKoy, check it out UP top...

#Peace.Love.IAmWhatIAm

iAfrica... Vito - Ogbu (Video)

"It's a lavish affair as fast rising Brodock Music Group (BMG) recording artiste 'Vito' popularly known for his W4-assisted hit single 'Sofa' unwraps the video clip for the acclaimed 'Ogbu'. 'Ogbu' can be described as a term or slang used to describe someone with great wealth or influence or basically the synonym for the term 'big-boy'; and Vito shows all these qualities in this eye popping clip directed by Jassy Generation Pictures." - Press Release
Download: Vito - Ogbu

#Peace.Love.Ogbu

Monday, 24 June 2013

iMusic... Nefera - Mr Big Shot (Video)


Introducing Egyptian Irish R&B/Pop newcomer Nefera with her forthcoming debut single titled "Mr Big Shot" which is out now for free download. The London-based singer and songwriter is already working with the likes of Ollie Green, BaseDrumSnareDrum, Phreeda Sharp and Bartoven to release her debut EP in the Summer, in the meantime, enjoy Nefera's new single "Mr Big Shot" UP top...

Download: Nefera - Mr Big Shot

#Peace.Love.MrBigShot

iVideo... Izzy Bizu - Deep Blue Sea (ILuvLive 9th Birthday)


London's seminal urban music showcase ILuvLive held their 9th Birthday showcase last week at XOYO with live performances from the likes of G-FrSH, Tanika and J. Appiah. Rising star Izzy Bizu also took to the stage and as part of her performance set, she performed the excellent "Deep Blue Sea", check it out UP top...

#Peace.Love.DeepBlueSea

Thursday, 20 June 2013

iMusic... Miguel - Adorn (Star Slinger Remix)


Star Slinger is one Funky BEAST! The End! Listen and download below, his excellent remix of Miguel's hit single "Adorn"...



Download: Miguel - Adorn (Star Slinger Remix)

#Peace.Love.Adorn

iMusic... Daughter - Youth (Video)


Taken from Daughter's debut album If You Leave, here is the music video for the brilliantly pessimistic "Youth". Shot in Regent Sounds and directed by The Mitcham Submarine, enjoy it UP top...

#Peace.Love.Youth

Wednesday, 19 June 2013

iMusic... Woodsy - Every Line (Lyric Video)


Brand new lyric video from up and coming London rapper Woodsy for his latest offering titled "Every Line". This one is taken from his latest mixtape Nothing Serious Vol. 1 which you can stream here. Enjoy the visuals for "Every Line" UP top...

#Peace.Love.EveryLine

iEvent... The Come Up @ The Wellington (Wednesday, July 3)


Monthly Hip-Hop & R&B Night The Come Up returns to The Wellington Club in Knightsbridge for their second event on Wednesday, July 3 with DJ Cable and DJ B on the decks spinning your favorite tunes.

Doors open at 10pm and last entry will be at 2am. Entry is fixed at £7 before 10.30pm, £10 before 12.30am and £15 afterwards. For guestlist or table inquires, send an email to thecomeupSW@gmail.com. Catch up on what happened at their last event in June here.

Find out more about The Come Up: Facebook // Twitter

#Peace.Love.TheComeUp