Best new music: Sarz & Lojay fuse Afropop and R&B for deceptively addictive “Tonongo”

Best new music: Sarz & Lojay fuse Afropop and R&B for deceptively addictive “Tonongo”

A stunning teaser from the duo's upcoming collaborative...

Best New Music: Dee Koala taps Blxckie & K. Keed for assured Trap slapper, “Spazz”

Best New Music: Dee Koala taps Blxckie & K. Keed for assured Trap slapper, “Spazz”

One of the catchiest rap songs you'll hear this...

Best New Music: BOJ turns messy feelings into a catchy bop on “Emotions”

Best New Music: BOJ turns messy feelings into a catchy bop on “Emotions”

BOJ continues to show why he remains a true one-off in the Nigerian music...

Best New Music: Tay Iwar’s “Peaking” is a tale of romantic yearning

Best New Music: Tay Iwar’s “Peaking” is a tale of romantic yearning

'Love and Isolation' will be released on the...

Best New Music: Karun & Higo’s “Here With Me” is a glossy pop-soul exhibition

Best New Music: Karun & Higo’s “Here With Me” is a glossy pop-soul exhibition

Karun and Higo are a sonic pair made in...

Best New Music Special: Teni documents her unbending confidence on debut LP, ‘WONDALAND’

Best New Music Special: Teni documents her unbending confidence on debut LP, ‘WONDALAND’

"Welcome to my triple X...

Best New Music: Skillz 8Figure & Oxlade’s “Make Sense” captures the conventionality of lust

Best New Music: Skillz 8Figure & Oxlade’s “Make Sense” captures the conventionality of lust

The heart of the song is beautiful and endowed...

Best New Music: Alpha P’s “Jiggy Bop” is a banger

Best New Music: Alpha P’s “Jiggy Bop” is a banger

A sleek, Funk-indented cut off the Def Jam Africa-curated soundtrack for "Coming 2...

Best New Music: Darkoo puts her twist on romantic vulnerability with “Pick Up”

Best New Music: Darkoo puts her twist on romantic vulnerability with “Pick Up”

Representing both sides of the conversation in a disintegrating romantic...

Best new music: Yaw Tog is taking Asakaa to the world with “Sore (Remix)” featuring Kwesi Arthur and Stormzy

Best new music: Yaw Tog is taking Asakaa to the world with “Sore (Remix)” featuring Kwesi Arthur and Stormzy

A star-studded remix to confirm Yaw Tog's mainstream visibility and further his global...

Best New Music: Focalistic and Davido are deep in their bag on “Ke Star Remix”

Best New Music: Focalistic and Davido are deep in their bag on “Ke Star Remix”

From Pretoria to Lagos with...

Best New Music: CKay turns up the romance on “Jeje de Whine”

Best New Music: CKay turns up the romance on “Jeje de Whine”

Speaking to romance's commercial viability during the season of...

Best New Music: Reggie’s “Geng Geng” is another searing banger straight outta Kumerica

Best New Music: Reggie’s “Geng Geng” is another searing banger straight outta Kumerica

An exuberant ode to brotherhood featuring City Boy, Jay Bahd, O'Kenneth, and Sean...

Best New Music: Tomilola’s “Mo Yato” is the self-confident anthem you need

Best New Music: Tomilola’s “Mo Yato” is the self-confident anthem you need

On her second single, Tomilola urges fans to trust in...

Best New Music: Jonzing World’s “One Shirt” is the motivational anthem the new year needs

Best New Music: Jonzing World’s “One Shirt” is the motivational anthem the new year needs

Singing of the hustle that comes before overnight...

Best New Music: Focalistic embraces superstardom with a carefree conviction on “Onoroko”

Best New Music: Focalistic embraces superstardom with a carefree conviction on “Onoroko”

A rolling amapiano-meets-rap banger, produced by Semi Tee and featuring Ricky Rick and Reece...

Best New Music: WurlD shines on ‘AFROSOUL’ bonus track, “Bossy”

Best New Music: WurlD shines on ‘AFROSOUL’ bonus track, “Bossy”

"BOSSY" featured Kida Kudz and Cuppy who are perfect in their respective roles on the...

Best New Music: Omah Lay’s “Godly” is a celebration of good living

Best New Music: Omah Lay’s “Godly” is a celebration of good living

The standout track from his newly released EP under Warner Music Group, 'What Have We...

Best New Music: Amaarae’s “Trust Fund Baby”, “Hellz Angel” & “Céline” is a phenomenal 3-song sequence

Best New Music: Amaarae’s “Trust Fund Baby”, “Hellz Angel” & “Céline” is a phenomenal 3-song sequence

Off one of the strongest contenders for album of the...

Best New Music: Burna Boy’s “20 10 20” is a stunning tribute

Best New Music: Burna Boy’s “20 10 20” is a stunning tribute

We will never forget 20 10...