Listen to Yaw Tog’s debut EP, ‘TIME’

Listen to Yaw Tog’s debut EP, ‘TIME’

Solidifying himself as a leading star in Africa's burgeoning Drill...

A 1-Listen Review of A-Reece’s ‘Today’s Tragedy, Tomorrow’s Memory’

A 1-Listen Review of A-Reece’s ‘Today’s Tragedy, Tomorrow’s Memory’

One of the most poignant rap voices out of South Africa explicitly embraces personal...

NATIVE Exclusive: Get to know Tyla, South Africa’s latest starlet

NATIVE Exclusive: Get to know Tyla, South Africa’s latest starlet

How the budding superstar is putting on for her entire community...

Here’s what you missed on the latest NSRadio Live Special

Here’s what you missed on the latest NSRadio Live Special

With culture writer, Ify Obi and rapper,...

Everything you need to know about the Recording Certification of Nigeria

Everything you need to know about the Recording Certification of Nigeria

We spoke to the body's co-founders to gain more clarity of its...

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...

Turntable Top 50: Teni continues her stellar run at the top of the charts

Turntable Top 50: Teni continues her stellar run at the top of the charts

"For You" spends its fifth consecutive week at...

Songs Of The Day: new music from Burna Boy, Rema, Gyakie, Tsuni and more

Songs Of The Day: new music from Burna Boy, Rema, Gyakie, Tsuni and more

get your weekend started with new releases from around the...

Teni’s debut album ‘Wondaland’ is finally here

Teni’s debut album ‘Wondaland’ is finally here

The 17-track album includes only one feature from...

Essentials: Skillz 8Figure continues to fashion himself as a singular pop star with ‘After Dark’

Essentials: Skillz 8Figure continues to fashion himself as a singular pop star with ‘After Dark’

An impressive follow-up to last year's 'Gangsta...

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...

ENNY begins the year with a powerful new track, “Same Old”

ENNY begins the year with a powerful new track, “Same Old”

The British-Nigerian rapper teases her debut project with new...

Songs of the Day: New Music from Sho Madjozi, Sauti Sol x India.Arie, Lioness & more

Songs of the Day: New Music from Sho Madjozi, Sauti Sol x India.Arie, Lioness & more

Catch up on some of the best and most important music releases from around the...

NATIVE Exclusive: With Darkoo, you always get twice as much

NATIVE Exclusive: With Darkoo, you always get twice as much

“I'm comfortable with both sides of me and I can be what I wanna be when I wanna be...

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...

Songs Of The Day: New music from Ice Prince, Ruger, Skillz 8Figure & more

Songs Of The Day: New music from Ice Prince, Ruger, Skillz 8Figure & more

new music from around the continent to kickstart your...

Why a wave of excitement followed Spotify’s expansion in Sub-Saharan Africa

Why a wave of excitement followed Spotify’s expansion in Sub-Saharan Africa

The streamer recently expanded to 38 countries in the...

Songs Of The Day: New music from Pamela Badjogo, Benzo, Bosom P Yung & more

Songs Of The Day: New music from Pamela Badjogo, Benzo, Bosom P Yung & more

Catch up on all the latest releases from around the...

Watch Nasty C, Prince Kaybee & Msaki, Alpha P & more in a special Tiny Desk concert

Watch Nasty C, Prince Kaybee & Msaki, Alpha P & more in a special Tiny Desk concert

In support of Def Jam Africa's 'Rhythms of...

Meet Peter Jideonwo, the artist manager to some of music’s biggest stars

Meet Peter Jideonwo, the artist manager to some of music’s biggest stars

"I am really just a happiness engineer. I make everyone happy and I make stuff...