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Preyé releases debut EP ‘Don’t Look Down!’

Preyé releases debut EP ‘Don’t Look Down!’

A strong marker of her growth and confidence in her ideals as a

NATIVE Exclusive: Asher Yelo Is Making Memorable Music

NATIVE Exclusive: Asher Yelo Is Making Memorable Music

Asher is confident in his

AYLØ returns with new project, ‘For Good Reasons’

AYLØ returns with new project, ‘For Good Reasons’

His first full-length project in three

UNDER: Best New Artists (June, 2022)

UNDER: Best New Artists (June, 2022)

Featuring NYA, Phinoshey &

The NATIVE Editorial Staff share their favourite songs of 2022 so far

The NATIVE Editorial Staff share their favourite songs of 2022 so far

Featuring songs from Asake, Buruklyn Boyz, Butera Knowless, Asa, and

Tay Iwar returns with blistering new single, “Bad4u”

Tay Iwar returns with blistering new single, “Bad4u”

A sparkling R&B ode to forbidden

uNder spotlight: Njeri explores romantic toxicity and self-love on ‘D.R.U.G.S’

uNder spotlight: Njeri explores romantic toxicity and self-love on ‘D.R.U.G.S’

Kenya's rising R&B star “would NEVER wish a toxic love on

Bruk It Down: The creation of “Foreigner” with Nonso Amadi

Bruk It Down: The creation of “Foreigner” with Nonso Amadi

The making of his sterling comeback

UNDER: Best New Artists (May 2022)

UNDER: Best New Artists (May 2022)

Featuring Nanette, Njeri, Ona Dema &

A 1-Listen review of Money Badoo’s ‘PORN$TAR’

A 1-Listen review of Money Badoo’s ‘PORN$TAR’

There’s a lot to like about PORN$TAR and, by extension, Money

Best New Music: Elaine offers romantic assurance on glossy single, “Shine”

Best New Music: Elaine offers romantic assurance on glossy single, “Shine”

A gleaming pop

Fresh Meat: Best New Artists (February, 2022)

Fresh Meat: Best New Artists (February, 2022)

Including Asake, Leanne Robinson, T.I Blaze and

Nonso Amadi makes a refreshing return with new single, “Foreigner”

Nonso Amadi makes a refreshing return with new single, “Foreigner”

Comes with a

NATIVE Exclusive: Between photography & music, this is Lex Ash’s Truth

NATIVE Exclusive: Between photography & music, this is Lex Ash’s Truth

a creative

Songs of the Day: New Music From Mayorkun, Tiwa Savage, Tay Iwar & More

Songs of the Day: New Music From Mayorkun, Tiwa Savage, Tay Iwar & More

Music to get your weekend

Meet chuXchu, the New York-based Nigerian singer making tender and catchy Afropop songs

Meet chuXchu, the New York-based Nigerian singer making tender and catchy Afropop songs

an impressive Afropop

Best New Music: Ona Dema evokes pain and disgust on break-up song, “Krazy”

Best New Music: Ona Dema evokes pain and disgust on break-up song, “Krazy”

An anti-love anthem

Essentials: Joda Kgosi’s ‘Sour Milk’ digs into an expired love

Essentials: Joda Kgosi’s ‘Sour Milk’ digs into an expired love

A consolidation and expansion of the traits that brought her initial

NATIVE Premiere: SOLIS returns with “body signal”

NATIVE Premiere: SOLIS returns with “body signal”

"On this record, I wanted myself and my listeners to simply sit back and let our energy, our signals flow through...

Songs of the Day: New Music from Olamide, Elaine, Kwesi Arthur & more

Songs of the Day: New Music from Olamide, Elaine, Kwesi Arthur & more

Some of the most essential releases in recent

Songs of the Day: New Music from Psycho YP & Azanti, Stonebwoy, Black Coffee & more

Songs of the Day: New Music from Psycho YP & Azanti, Stonebwoy, Black Coffee & more

Start your weekend with some of the best new releases from around the