Nigerian artist REZthaPoet has released a new Stormatique-produced spoken-word track about identity and the celebration of heritage. Spoken in three languages: English, Yoruba, and Pidgin, “I Am” is the lead single from the upcoming EXPOSIT Deluxe Edition album
The eldest son of Nigerian immigrants, and the first in his family born in America, Chisom’s new EP Melo is an ultra-smooth quick-listen for music lovers. All proceeds from the sale the release are being donated to underprivileged families and victims of circumstance, from NYC to Nigeria and beyond.
Detroit-based artist Chisom trades bars with Nigerian Dancehall star Burna Boy in three languages on the remix of “Soak”.
Nigeria-based artist Phlow has released the new EP Mind, Body & Phlow, a seven track effort produced by TeckZilla.
The lead single “Cruel Intentions”, from the Kyle W. Knapp Creative presented #PTheWyseVol2 tribute album, is produced by South Africa’s Jakk Wonders with bars from Skyzoo, Rapper Big Pooh and AWKWORD. With DJ Fonz Solo on the cuts, 100% of the proceeds from these releases are being donated to the family of the late, great Earl Patrick McNease aka Praverb aka P the Wyse.
During a recent interview Awkword was asked to come up with a quick 16 bars on the subject of college. Instead Awkword snowballed the idea into “The Ivory Tower“, blanketing the US education system as a whole. Produced by Dominant1, “The Ivory Tower” is one of a number of collaborations with African MCs and producers you can keep an eye out for from AWKWORD in 2015.
Truly more than a mixtape title, the upcoming project we are putting together at NHWWW is a definite “WorldWide” experience. C Rock Beats, who hails from South Africa has once again teamed with frequent collaborator, California MC Simile. This time however, they are not alone on the track. Both out of Cincinnati, Kenny B and Hapless join Similie on the C Rock production. Exclusive beats from C Rock can be found on NHWWW, keep an eye out for the upcoming WorldWide mixtape as well as past and future releases from these talented artists.
Michael Kuwa, a positive 23 year old aspiring Hip Hop Artist from Namibia in south western Africa, does his best to make feel good and entertaining songs along with an inspirational message behind them. “Girls With Natural Hair” is a fun track that celebrates natural hair and various hair styles. Produced by CHill, “Girls With Natural Hair” is the first release from Michael Kuwa’s upcoming debut project The Hairspiration.
Independent record producer from Port Elizabeth, South Africa C Rock has made a name for himself in his home town with his proven hit making ability. C-Rock has produced songs for over 20 artists across the globe including spots on NHWWW’s upcoming World Wide mixtape. An official single which will be featured on C-Rock Beats’ Point Me To The Money EP, California rapper Similie comes back again with his vicious flow on this dark 808 driven track. “Dat Loud” is available for download over on Audiomack.
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Brand new from upcoming artist BizzyB FaReal, a Ghana native currently residing in Cincinnati. Another single from the soon to be released project, Africvn Gxd, “2 Shxts” was produced by PRJR.