Ayra Starr

Stormzy recruits Ayra Starr and Tendai for new ‘Need You’ video

The track is lifted from last year's 'This Is What I Mean' LP

Ayra Starr: “It’s amazing to know I represent Black African women and young girls”

The Benin-born Nigerian singer/songwriter on her remarkable rise, collaborating with Stormzy and being endorsed by Barack Obama

Promiseland Festival unveils 2023 line-up headlined by Lauryn Hill, Davido and Tems

Fireboy DML, L.A.B, Ayra Starr, Koffee and ONEFOUR will also appear at the Queensland festival later this year

Barack Obama names Kendrick Lamar, Beyoncé, SZA and more among favourite songs of 2022

“I always enjoy sharing my end of year music playlist with all of you,” wrote the former US President

The NME 100: essential emerging artists for 2022

Meet the NME 100, the essential new artists set to take over 2022. Your new favourite artist is waiting...

Ayra Starr – ‘19 & Dangerous’ review: punchy afropop full of character

The ascendant star’s debut album is a collection of uber-confident, sensational afro-pop gems