Afrobeats is the Furthering the Music Landscape of Nigeria
Afrobeats music is becoming insanely popular and the support behind the genre can assist in bringing resources for the music industry that it derives. Quartz Africa details the Nigerian stars such as Wizkid and Davido have extended them beyond Africa into parts of Europe and North America.
Evident of the expansion, WizKid has worked with some of North America’s biggest stars such as Drake, Wale and more, notching high charting singles and large sales.
The belief of the take-off of the sound is the spread of Nigerian culture across the world and in turn showing that the African country is a hub for talent and desirable sound. The demand and interest have led to the headquarters of major music corporations.
For a full breakdown on the impact of Nigerian culture and Afrobeats music, along with a playlist visit Quartz Africa here.
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Maroon 5 and Cardi B’s ‘Girls Like You’ Tops Billboard Hot 100 for Fourth Consecutive Week
Tuesday October 16, 2018
Maroon 5 and Cardi B’s collaboration, “Girls Like You” is still topping the Billboard Hot 100 charts for the fourth week. The latest entry for the record gives Bardi another milestone, as she passes Iggy Azalea as the most total weeks atop the tally among female rappers. Ahead of the mentioned four-week reign, the Bronx rapper […]
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How Tupac Helped Amandla Stenberg Grow Up In ‘The Hate U Give’
Sunday October 07, 2018
Six years ago, the world fell in love Amandla Stenberg as the beloved Black character from the mega-hit movie, Hunger Games. Though she played Rue convincingly, as he beloved friend of the movie’s lead Katniss, she received blacklash from ignorant white viewers that hated her brown face being cast in the role. She received a […]
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