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.
Douala-based duo 2 Brothers raised the curtain with their debut single “Je te ya mo”. The promising artists are currently making a buzz with their new single “Roupenkou” featuring “Babaah” hit-producer Winney. This song has a Benskin vibe which will get you dancing. Enjoy and share! https://youtu.be/kZskx3aib0c
Nothing is as sweet as your mother’s love. This is the message Steven’s frontline songstress Daphne conveys in her new adorable tune “Mother’s love”. This song instills so much joy. Her vocal rendition is so on point. This video is a must-watch if you love your mom ! Enjoy
Artist/Producer JayJay and his team have announced his comeback.JayJay who has been silent for more than 2 years after the release of Zangalewa in 2013 is finally resurfacing. He explains he has been working on his project and building his team and is now finally ready to feed his hungry fans and supporters with good music.
After contributing a verse on the song “Because of You” of Nigerian Artist/Producer Masterkraft a few months back, JayJay has also gone back in front of the camera to shoot the video for his next release titled “Feeling Maself” produced by BadManBeatz (JayJay himself) and directed by Adah Akenji.
The song has not yet been released and the video is set to surface this December. In the meantime, excited fans can enjoy the behind the scenes shots of the video shoot and stay connected on his social media platforms.
Rap prodigy Witty Minstrelhas been absent from the music scene for quite some time. He has been honing his craft bring a new vibe.
The Buea-based ace rapper’s unique style and traditional fusion caught the attention of music pundits upon his debut. He has resurfaced with a new single titled “Pirip Boi Swag“. “Pirip” represents a lifestyle which entails a unique way of dressing, salutation , dancing and movement. His lyrical prowess is portrayed on this club hit produced by Phillbill Beats.
The video will be shot in the days ahead to be released in December.
Much buzz has been proliferating after the star-studded “Rose on The Grave”Blue Carpet premiere last Saturday. The glam, the glitz and ostentatious decor of Saint John’s plaza -Douala gave the event well-deserved grandeur.
About the artists who performed at the event, the most talked-about is R&B/Reggae-Dancehall up and coming diva Montess. What a stunning discovery! .
Her immense talent captured the attention of Cameroon Hip hop headliner Stanley Enow who couldn’t wait to post about her on his official Facebook page.
The Buea-based singing goddess is signed under Trackzone ‘s imprint. Her brand new single “Gunman” is such a scintillating piece of music and confirms her musical savvy. She gives you the urge to ask for more.
Montess is definitely journeying out of obscurity to spotlight. Watch out for an exclusive release in your fave Cameroonian entertainment blog Nexdim Empire.
Big G Babatook the Cameroon music scene by storm when he released “E dey pain me”. He resurfaced with a club hit “Mbala mbolo” early this year featuring General Toxzik. Without sitting on his laurels, The Kumba-based artist has decided to switch to a trending trap- rap style on his latest tune titled “Problem dey”. It’s quite an interesting piece. The song delves into a hustlers state of mind, the hardship and struggle . Produced by Mafy. Listen and share.
Pascal releases his first EP Work Dey Vol. 1. In this 5-track EP, Pascal gives us more of the stellar Pidgin flows we’ve been asking for. Full of punchlines, wordplay, and hooks, Pascal proves he’s skillful on the mic with stories to tell. The production features Le Monstre’s signature fusion, with Kiloh producing “Tori Pt. 1” and co-producing “Mon Nom,” and Chavez co-producing “Epic Ish.” Le Monstre’s electro-trap influence is evident on Work Dey Vol. 1, as you hear vibrant, heavy bass; bright synth sounds; industrial accents; and distinct Cameroonian/African percussion patterns and harmonies laced throughout. The EP also features a full cast of supporting artists, with Tilla, Reniss, Jovi and Bisha contributing on several tracks. Rapping in Pidgin, English, French, and occasionally Ngemba, Pascal touches on setbacks/current life situations, addresses career critics, portrays lyrical dominance, introduces himself, and tells a brief story about his early life in the rap game. Pascal proclaims that for any other upcoming artist to get to the level at which he is currently on, the artist has to put in a lot of work, which is why his first EP is titled “Work Dey,” which in Pidgin means “work in abundance.”
The EP contains the recently released “Epic Ish ft. Bisha and Jovi” and his first single “Mon Nom ft. Tilla,” and contains three new tracks.
Pascal featured on the following several projects including: New Bell Music’s collaborative EP Lord Have Mercy, Jovi’s Kankwe Vol. 2 EP, Reniss second EP Milkish, Shey’s first EP Tapsi, and the video for Tata’s first single “Contri Boy Remix.”
Stanis and Smarty are gearing up to divulge their official debut single titled “Ganakoh”. As a prelude to the explosive tune, the duo who have embarked on a musical journey together just dropped a song titled “Gud life (water don pass garri)” . The song conveys a message of hardwork and pessimism . Smarty did justice to the song with his voice.
US-based Cameroonian sultry singer Luxland and Nigerian songwriter and singer Flameezy have released the visuals of their groundbreaking tune titled “Murder she wrote”. The sweet melody and powerful vocal rendition by both artists gives the song a perfect vibe. This is definitely the song we shall be jiving to during this festive season. The hook was originally delivered by reggae/dancehall acts Chaka Demus and Pliers, instills nostalgia. Enjoy this artistry and share !