This is an opinion-based case to stop the use of 'upcoming' as an instrument of derogation for artists and a case for artists to understand that you cannot be more than what you are.
From uptempo romance to feelgood dance, politically spicy rap and crowdpleasing pop, the biggest tracks across Africa last year went big on cross-continental appeal.
Young women blurring genres, global artists pushing boundaries and a rapper playing with a meme made the most exciting tracks of the year.
“Young kids are innately musical,” says Webb, mimicking the singsong speech and extended vowel sounds.
This feat would be considered an honorary leap as Burna Boy has practically proven to be a true African Giant.
The deal will expand the global reach of Chocolate City's roster of artists, including Femi Kuti, M.I. Abaga, Dice Ailes and more.
It is the power of the musician to be able to do so much with so little time. Little wonder why Fela described music as the weapon of the future.