Afrobeat

Various artists – ‘Essiebons Special 1973-1984’ review: a beautiful tribute to one of Ghana’s greats

A new compilation celebrating the late, great Dick Essilfie-Bondzie's Essiebons record label is bursting with energy and vitality

Davido announces huge London show at The O2 for 2022

"You wanted it even bigger, you wanted it even better"

Damon Albarn, Skepta and more to appear on Tony Allen’s final studio album

It's first single 'Cosmosis', co-written by Albarn and featuring Skepta and Nigerian poet Ben Okri, is out now

Odeal wants to be the UK’s first Alté renaissance man

The south London-based British-Nigerian artist is looking to go global with his versatile sound

Davido teams up with Lil Baby for sun-kissed new single ‘So Crazy’

The track will feature on the Nigerian pop star's upcoming new album, 'A Better Time'

WizKid – ‘Made In Lagos’ review: star quality and a sense of homecoming

The genre-blending musician doesn't quite live up his undeniable potential

Tiwa Savage on the global success of afrobeats: “I’m so proud of the whole spotlight on Africa”

The star reflects on her reputation as 'the Queen of afropop' and discusses her latest album, 'Celia'

These afrobeats stars didn’t appear on the new Afrobeats Chart – but they definitely should have

The chart caused controversy last week – and missed these great artists

The UK launches its first official Afrobeats chart

A list of the top 20 Afrobeat artists from the last 12 months has also been revealed, including J Hus and Burna Boy
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