Tag Archives: Afrobeats

YouTube Celebrates Rise Of AfroBeats With Launch Of Burna Boy Spotlight Story, Watch!

YouTube On 26 march 2019 launched its Spotlight Story documentary on Nigerian Afro-fusion singer and songwriter Burna Boy. Having catapulted to fame with the 2012 release of his single “Like to Party”, Burna Boy has become one of the leading musical voices on the African continent and an international YouTube sensation.  The 18-minute documentary, was…

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Burna Boy Goes Above And Beyond Expectations At The O2 Academy, Brixton

It’s safe to say popular singer, Burna Boy has dominated the Afrobeats scene both at home and globally. From the release of his Outside album early this year to the chart-topping success of ’Ye’, his collaboration with Major Lazer, and launching a limited-edition cereal, the Afrofusion star has shown no signs of slowing down. Last…

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Supermodel, Vogue Contributing Editor Naomi Campbell 10 Favourite Afrobeats Tracks; Wizkid, Davido, Tiwa, Fela, More

On Saturday night, Vogue contributing editor Naomi Campbell attended the Afro Republik festival, where she brought Nigerian superstar Wizkid on stage to close London’s Afrobeats festival. Produced and curated by Wizkid and Dumi Oburota of Disturbing London, with 20,000 attendees and a line-up including Yxng Bane, Tiwa Savage and Mr Eazi, Afro Republik was a…

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