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The Shuffle: Asa’s “Bibanke” represents an era of romantic Nigerian music at it’s best

The Shuffle: Asa’s “Bibanke” represents an era of romantic Nigerian music at it’s best

off her self-titled debut

Best New Music: Lirase makes life’s uncertainty sound hopeful on “Don’t Know”

Best New Music: Lirase makes life’s uncertainty sound hopeful on “Don’t Know”

The Ghanaian singer-songwriter offers defiant hope

How Important Have Live Performances Become For Nigerian Pop?

How Important Have Live Performances Become For Nigerian Pop?

Taking Nigerian Pop worldwide transcends creating hit

The best projects of 2022, so far

The best projects of 2022, so far

Featuring stellar drops from Rema, Coco Em, Tyson Sybatelli and

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

Platoon celebrates Africa Month with new compilation project, ‘African Lullabies Pt. 2’

Platoon celebrates Africa Month with new compilation project, ‘African Lullabies Pt. 2’

Featuring Asa, Ayra Starr, Olayinka Ehi &

TurnTable Top 50: Asa’s “IDG” Debuts On The Top Ten This Week

TurnTable Top 50: Asa’s “IDG” Debuts On The Top Ten This Week

Asa makes her top ten

Identify: Asa returned home and turned in her brightest-sounding album yet

Identify: Asa returned home and turned in her brightest-sounding album yet

Largely produced by P.Priime, and featuring Wizkid, Amaarae & the

Songs Of The Day: New Music From Darkoo, Black Sherif, Dice Ailes & More

Songs Of The Day: New Music From Darkoo, Black Sherif, Dice Ailes & More

New music for the

Track By Track: Asa breaks down her new album, ‘V’

Track By Track: Asa breaks down her new album, ‘V’

Weaving tales of love, destruction,

Best New Music: Asa explores the motions of self-love on “Ocean”

Best New Music: Asa explores the motions of self-love on “Ocean”

emotion-baring writing

Asa shares new single, “Ocean” ahead of her forthcoming album

Asa shares new single, “Ocean” ahead of her forthcoming album

'V' is set for release next

14 Projects The NATIVE Team Are Excited For This Year

14 Projects The NATIVE Team Are Excited For This Year

Moliy, Asa, Cruel Santino &

Best New Music: Asa Makes A Soulful Comeback With “Mayana”

Best New Music: Asa Makes A Soulful Comeback With “Mayana”

Her fifth studio LP is

2Baba, 9ice & the burden of expectation on new albums from older artists

2Baba, 9ice & the burden of expectation on new albums from older artists

It is a bit egregious to make excuses for mediocrity, but we also need to evaluate what we demand from longstanding...

Revisiting the past winners of the Headies Next Rated Award

Revisiting the past winners of the Headies Next Rated Award

A detailed look into the wins that aged well and those that

20 Nigerian artists as football stars

20 Nigerian artists as football stars

Davido Ronaldo, Burna Van Djik, Wande Ozil + more perfect comparisons. @ us.

For the Girls Special: How women’s place in music has changed over the the decade

For the Girls Special: How women’s place in music has changed over the the decade

we take a look at the women who came before and those dominating at the

Where were you: Asa’s heart-warming performance on her IG Live

Where were you: Asa’s heart-warming performance on her IG Live

An acoustic set of songs from the acclaimed singer's phenomenal

For the Girls: Abuja-based artist Emosé is making psychedelic pop a thing

For the Girls: Abuja-based artist Emosé is making psychedelic pop a thing

She offers a modern take on life, faith and

Watch Asa in the riveting music video for “Murder In The USA”

Watch Asa in the riveting music video for “Murder In The USA”

Asa touches on domestic violence and abuse in