Born in 1938 to a prominent Nigerian family, Fela quickly immersed himself in music, and was able to travel to London to study it at The Trinity College. Following this he began to work as a trumpeter and bandleader, and by the late 60s he stood out as one of west Africa’s most innovative and energetic musicians. His career saw him release dozens of Jazz, Highlife and Afrobeat records, right up until the 1990s before his death in 1997. Throughout his life he also gained a reputation as a political activist, pushing for an end to imperialist oppression across Africa, and greater human rights for its citizens.
Wizkid has finally
dropped the highly anticipated visuals to his latest hit song, “Come Closer” featuring
Already climbing the digital charts worldwide and gaining over a million
streams on digital platforms such as; Apple Music and Spotify since its release
last week, “Come Closer” looks set to be a massive single this year.
The visuals were directed by Daps who creates a clean and fresh
vibe which shows Wizkid owning the video whilst being surrounded by some
beautiful African queens.
Watch, share and enjoy “Come Closer”
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Founder of the TINA movement (This is New Africa) – FuseODG has joined forces with Nigeria’s hottest female export, Tiwa Savage (recently signed to Roc Nation), to deliver the flirtatious new single “Diary”.
Flying the flag high for Ghana and Nigeria, the visuals premiered on MTV Base Africa, and is the perfect synergy between the two artists.
The catchy song “Diary” is produced by Killbeats and is one of many exciting projects coming from Fuse ODG this year. Between building a school, launching an African dolls range for kids and a clothing line,
is definitely smashing through his goals for 2017!
“Diary” is one for your summer playlist.
Watch, share and enjoy “Diary”.
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