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For the Girls: In conversation with Deena Ade about her love for Lagos, her music and SlutWalk

For the Girls: In conversation with Deena Ade about her love for Lagos, her music and SlutWalk

We're getting new Deena Ade music...

For the Girls: Oluwaseun Ayodeji Osowobi’s S.T.E.R Initiative wants survivors to know it is never their fault

For the Girls: Oluwaseun Ayodeji Osowobi’s S.T.E.R Initiative wants survivors to know it is never their fault

We discuss how Stand To End Rape is changing the world for women...

NATIVE Exclusive: Ghanaian rapper, Ms Fu is rooting for every woman in the game

NATIVE Exclusive: Ghanaian rapper, Ms Fu is rooting for every woman in the game

Here's why Ms Fu has the game in a...

For the Girls: Fave’s viral success is landing her the attention of industry heavyweights

For the Girls: Fave’s viral success is landing her the attention of industry heavyweights

Could this be emPawa's newest breakthrough...

For the Girls: Sampa the Great is making empowering bops for black women

For the Girls: Sampa the Great is making empowering bops for black women

I might final form in my melanin...

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...

For the Girls: Tomi Owo will captivate you with her soulful voice

For the Girls: Tomi Owo will captivate you with her soulful voice

Every day this month, The NATIVE will be putting you on to new and exciting female artists from all over...

For the Girls: Kenya’s Karun Mungai is forging her own impressive solo career

For the Girls: Kenya’s Karun Mungai is forging her own impressive solo career

From Camp Mulla to Cosmic Homies to being a solo artist under emPawa...

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...

For the Girls: Get Familiar with Yungen Blakrok, the South African rapper who traded bars with Kendrick Lamar

For the Girls: Get Familiar with Yungen Blakrok, the South African rapper who traded bars with Kendrick Lamar

for lovers of astrology, time, space and...

For the Girls: Nigerian-American rapper Chika is not new to viral success

For the Girls: Nigerian-American rapper Chika is not new to viral success

She's not afraid to call out the...

For the Girls: Kenya’s Xenia Manasseh is making relatable heartbreak bops

For the Girls: Kenya’s Xenia Manasseh is making relatable heartbreak bops

Warning: you may...

For the Girls: Get to know Ghanaian neo-soul goddess, Ria Boss

For the Girls: Get to know Ghanaian neo-soul goddess, Ria Boss

Every day this month, The NATIVE will be putting you on to new and exciting female artists from all over...

For the Girls: LunaLovesYou is making the dream-pop melodies you want to hear

For the Girls: LunaLovesYou is making the dream-pop melodies you want to hear

Every day this month, The NATIVE will be putting you on to new and exciting female artists from all over...

For the Girls: Ghanaian rapper Ms Fu is serving us with infectious rhymes

For the Girls: Ghanaian rapper Ms Fu is serving us with infectious rhymes

You don't want to sleep on her!...