Elsy Wameyo

Elsy Wameyo and Birdz to headline New Beginnings 2023, a celebration of refugee, migrant, and First Nations artists

The festival – which celebrates refugee, migrant and First Nations artists – will take place later this month as part of the Sydney Festival program

The 25 best Australian albums of 2022

Personal missives, passionate explorations of culture, fiery manifestos against the status quo… here are the records that took our breath away this year

King Stingray, Sampa The Great and Flume lead nominees for 2022 J Awards

Other names to cop nods include Gang Of Youths, Julia Jacklin, Spacey Jane and Courtney Barnett – all of whom have been NME Australia cover stars

Elsy Wameyo announces ‘Nilotic’ EP tour

The rapper and producer will play four shows in August and September in support of her debut EP

Elsy Wameyo: Adelaide rapper finds strength in her heritage on celebratory debut EP ‘Nilotic’

Every month in First On, we introduce a shit-hot artist you’d have no doubt seen opening the bill for your favourite act. The Kenyan-born artist Elsy Wameyo talks the journey to her self-produced debut EP, from her inspiration Kendrick Lamar to the grief and rage that fueled 2020’s reemergence of Black Lives Matter

Elsy Wameyo shares new single ‘River Nile’ and announces debut EP

The singer, rapper and producer's 'Nilotic' EP will arrive in April

Elsy Wameyo shares new single ‘Nilotic’, a stirring ode to her heritage

The Nairobi-born, Adelaide-based singer, rapper and producer has also shared a striking music video