On this latest instalment of Best New African Music, we’ve rounded up the best new afrobeats songs and afrobeats videos of the week as well as exciting new releases from across the continent, including Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Uganda and South Africa.
Some of our favorite afrobeats musicians returned this week. Rema dropped his second official single for the year “Soundgasm,” a follow up to the Don Jazzy-produced hit record, Bounce. L.A.X and Davido teamed up on the hard-hitting single “PEPE.” Chris Kaiga dropped his new single “I WANT,” a smooth collaboration with Mutoriah. And Eddy Kenzo is keeping the weekend rocking on his latest record “Weekend.” This week’s list also includes new tracks from Prettyboy D-O, Emo Grae, Kida Kudz, and many more.