Cameroonian Afro-pop and RnB singer Steve’Slil presents his new video ‘Diana’ directed by Didiblaise and Filmed by Dr Nkeng Stephens. The video portrays how matrimonial love can be devoured by the fangs of jealousy and covetousness. Quite an intriguing African tale to savour.
Steve’Slil has the killer instinct to enter into the hall of fame of reputable urban music acts in Africa. His musical prowess and versatility to effortless switch from one genre to another is breathtaking . After releasing a phenomenal singles “Ebangha” and “I cut you cafe”, the Cameroonian sultry R&B/Afro-pop songster has gamely resurfaced with a life-enhancing love and marriage story incorporated in a soul-searching song titled “Diana” . He describes “Diana” as a musical marriage between post- independence highlife music and contemporary Afro-pop harmony. In essence, “Diana” embodies the traditional harmonic rhythm which could be dubbed “Palm wine music” , married with western instruments. “Diana” incarnates the folkloric tone popularly chanted during the post-independence era. The song is an expression of love and appreciation to God (Eta Mandem , thank you …) for giving a beautiful wife who deserves all the sacrifices a man can make give , just to make her happy; “na with you I go fly , America, Europe, Africa , to Asia coz you be my baby” . Steveslil’s vocal timbre and delivery perfectly gives the groove the song deserves. The song was produced by the legendary Emil Ngumbah.
Makossa star Longue Longue is known for his uncouth attitude. He was the first to throw sand into the taxi driver’s eyes, after a little dispute infront of his residence at PK 12 in Douala. Apparently, he has been preventing the circulation of taxis infront of his residence. This met a stiff resistance by this taxi driver . The argument escalated into a fight involving Longue Longue and his brother against the taxi driver.
Afro-pop duo Fluri Boyz (Rich B & Jay Millie) created a formidable impression with “Marabou” and “Wadjo”, rapidly garnering popularity.
Their brand new opus under STM records imprint is titled “Shalé” which comes with a hot video for you to savour. The dance moves are electrifying . Definitely a hit-worthy tune.
Wams presents the visuals of his brand new song titled “Backside”. #BACKSIDE celebrates all behind the scene efforts that culminate to success that often surprises people when revealed. What’s your backside? Because… #ALLTINA4BACKSIDE
Buea-based duo Rythmz, now signed to XM Music (XMaleya Music) just dropped the video of their Bikutsi and Afro-pop fusion titled “Me & you” . The song was produced by Phillbill Beatz and the video directed by Dr Nkeng Stephens.
Former MUMAK singer Mister Elad has been basking with much energy after quitting the label. He’s however still in good terms with the label exec Jules Nya.
The sultry singer has slated the release of his EP “PIKIN 4 HEADMASTER” on March 8th which is coincidentally Women’s Day. He took out time to share an acoustic rendition of “In your arms”, an extract from the EP. Quite a nice piece to savour.
After releasing a well-acclaimed song titled ‘Supa’ a few months back, Buea-based ace songstress Mel, B Akwen drops a follow up song “Ndele”. A fusion of benskin and Afro-pop is wuite soothing for the the ears. Enjoy and share this artistry.
“Wule bang bang” crooner Magasco has dropped a new tune of his recently released album . “Belinda” is extracted from “Raw Gold”. The “Bamenda Boy” shall be presenting the album to the Yaounde public on February 11th @ Centre Culturel Camerounais . Nami Nami Cyrus and Negrie shall be opening acts. Gate fee : 2000 + CD
Listen to Magasco – Belinda
Rapper Eazy Priest has unveiled the visuals of his street tune “Akema”. This dope tune comes with creative imagery crafted by Dr Nkeng Stephens. His infusion of “Lamso” in his flow makes it unique , interesting, original and catching.
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Cameroon’s burgeoning urban music scene keeps getting more valuable with the emergence of a cream of talented artists. Witty Minstrel “Pirip Boi” is one of Cameroon’s most skillful rappers gamely re-introducing himself to the scene.
His unique traditional fusion, lyrical wizardry and delivery makes him outstanding. Listening to his melodious and highly anticipated tune “Alepok” , there’s no gain saying Witty is definitely a contender for the Hip hop throne.
He mentions in his song “If other rappers claim king and kingkong” , who I be?”. Witty is about to instill a new wave to sweep across the streets.
Witty introduces a new movement dubbed “Pirip” , which entails representing your hood , life , dressing etc in a unique way.
“Alepok” is a solid Afro-trap tune produced by Phillbill and the official video release has been slated for 29th February. Watch out !!!
Former New Bell Music label signee Tilla “The Godmother” just dropped the video of her song titled “Girls u nova dem” under GMS imprint. Her lyrical dexterity , style and originality is what many Cameroonians have much penchant for. The video is impeccable and her dance moves make it more entertaining.
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