Slowing down? Taking a break for the holidays? Those are phrases that do not exist in the vocabulary of African artists. As the holidays are fast approaching, African artists are not slowing down with their releases. Music giants Burna Boy and Wizkid made a surprise collaborative release earlier in the week with the song B. D’or. This song has been the #1 trending song all week long.
As Amapiano continues to spread across the continent, we’ve seen more collaborative efforts courtesy of the South African genre. The latest is Yekambo, a product of South African DJs Major League DJz and Ghana’s Stonebwoy.
Here are 5 trending songs across Africa to put you in a #DettyDecember mood…
#1. Burna Boy ft. wizkid – B. D’or
Burna Boy and Wizkid have shared a new song called B. d’Or. The song, produced by P2J, is inspired by the Ballon d’Or, the award that France Football annually presents to the year’s best footballer. The song was first debuted at Burna’s guest appearance at Wizkid’s O2 Arena concert.
#2. Naira Marley – Kojosese
Marlian Music boss, Naira Marley has released a brand new single tagged Kojosese, a song he is using to wrap up the year 2021. With a sound and lyrics that are reminiscent of Naira’s usual street style, the song is a fun and danceable track that might make your December memorable.
#3. Joey B ft. Yaw Tog – Gorilla
Ghanaian star, Joey B releases a new song titled Gorilla and he featured asakaa hitmaker Yaw Tog on this one. Gorilla by Joey B ft Yaw Tog is produced by DJ Krept. The song is a fusion of hip hop and Ghanaian drill, two of Ghana’s hottest and widely known genres.
#4. Iyanya ft. Wande Coal – Change Am
Multi-talented singer and songwriter, Iyanya is out with an amazing new track titled Change Am where join forces with Wande Coal. This new song sees two of Nigeria’s most beloved stars of the early 2010’s team up to remind us why we loved their music back then.
#5. Major League DJz, Virgo Deep, Stonebwoy ft. Luudadeejay – Yekambo
South Africa’s Major League Djz are out now with a brand new Amapiano tune titled Yekambo featuring Ghana’s Stonebwoy, Virgo Deep, and LuuDadeejay. Off their new album Outside, the song Yekambo stands as the first song and one of the hit tracks that will surely be worth a place on your playlist.
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