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" features 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...

Best New Music: Ictooicy’s “9 Lives” is a tale on the complexities of romantic love

Best New Music: Ictooicy’s “9 Lives” is a tale on the complexities of romantic love

thank goodness for her 9...

Best New Music: Tems is on her best form with a “Free Mind”

Best New Music: Tems is on her best form with a “Free Mind”

Standout from her debut EP, 'For Broken Ears'...

Best New Music: PatricKxxLee has a few things to say on “God Don’t Make Mistakes”

Best New Music: PatricKxxLee has a few things to say on “God Don’t Make Mistakes”

South Africa's emo crusader won't stand for the systematic oppression...

Best New Music: With “No Stress”, Wizkid shows his maturity

Best New Music: With “No Stress”, Wizkid shows his maturity

It is refreshing to hear a male artist advocating for sexual equality as well as emotional...

Best New Music: Joyce Olong’s “Outta Town” aims to make peace with the past

Best New Music: Joyce Olong’s “Outta Town” aims to make peace with the past

Her first solo offering this...

Best New Music Special: Amaarae’s “Fancy” is a love letter to black women

Best New Music Special: Amaarae’s “Fancy” is a love letter to black women

She wants all the girls to look and feel just as good as she...

Best New Music: Kwesi Arthur shows off his profundity on ‘This is not the Tape, Sorry 4 the Wait II’

Best New Music: Kwesi Arthur shows off his profundity on ‘This is not the Tape, Sorry 4 the Wait II’

Expands on his sonic range and shows how he’s better coalescing his dynamic skillset into a singular artistic...

Best New Music: Victony’s “More” embodies the dreaminess of new romance

Best New Music: Victony’s “More” embodies the dreaminess of new romance

A phenomenal glare the world-beating artist Victony is primed to become at the peak of his...

Best New Music: Cuppy and Fireboy DML’s “Feel Good” is afropop at its finest

Best New Music: Cuppy and Fireboy DML’s “Feel Good” is afropop at its finest

Cuppy and Fireboy DML are a match made in...

BEST NEW MUSIC: Burna Boy is the MJ of music on “23”

BEST NEW MUSIC: Burna Boy is the MJ of music on “23”

"music make me feel I be...

Best New Music: Ilaye’s “Fix” captures the warmth of reassurance

Best New Music: Ilaye’s “Fix” captures the warmth of reassurance

A masterstroke in communicating blue-eyed feelings without making it sound like mindless...

Best New Music Special: Bedroom pop is now ‘Ruled By Venus, Unfortunately’

Best New Music Special: Bedroom pop is now ‘Ruled By Venus, Unfortunately’

"This project is an introduction. It's hello, it's how are you? It's 'I love...