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Ancient Astronauts | "Zik Zak"

Ancient Astronauts | "Zik Zak"

An African musical odyssey

Over three years in the making, ZIK ZAK is an African musical odyssey, featuring some of the freshest talents from nine countries on the mother continent. Tying this remarkable range of artists together are German production team ANCIENT ASTRONAUTS, weaving the vocal talents of the African singers into their distinctive “Boom Dub” sound. Drawing on Hip Hop, Dancehall, Roots Reggae, and Soul.

#Music #Afrocentric #Reggae #HipHop

M.I Abaga | 'Ashes' (Aluu4)

UbuntuFM Africa | M.I Abaga | 'Ashes' (Aluu4)

Nothing would be worse than for death to mean nothing

The Aluu 4 was a necklace lynching that involved four young men, Ugonna Obuzor, Toku Lloyd, Chiadika Biringa, and Tekena Elkanah, all students of the University of Port Harcourt. They were all lynched after they were falsely accused of theft in Aluu, a community in Ikwerre local government area, Rivers State, Nigeria on 5 October 2012. M.I. Abaga wrote Ashes in response to this tragedy.

#Video #HipHop #Aluu4

The African Spirit Pulsates: 'Crown of Clay'

MI Abaga, Vector, Pheelz | 'Crown of Clay'

The lyrics of the awakening African spirit

An unlikely pair of Africa's best contemporary rappers and music producer come together to make a song which in every right is an anthem for today's African spirit.

#Music #HipHop Saving Mungo Park

SA_Rifa | 'The Heist'

UbuntuFM Africa | SA_rifa | 'The Heist'

A socially conscious song

SA_Rifa is a lyricist who has been honing her craft since 2016 while started songwriting at the age of 10. SA_Rifa is a breath of fresh air in the music industry, especially in hip hop. She hopes to catch the attention of listeners with her third single and hopes everyone has something that they take away from it. SA_Rifa is an introverted person who has found her voice as a hip-hop artist.

#Music #HipHop #Soul

Soundz Of The South | 'For Power'

UbuntuFM Africa | Soundz Of The South

Trials and tribulations of the working-class

Soundz of the South (SOS) | 'For Power' | #HipHop #Rap 🇿🇦 | With its accompanying #video, this song tells the story of the harsh impact the coronavirus lockdown has on working-class communities in South Africa.

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Ancient Astronauts | "Kampala Fire"

UbuntuFM Africa | Ancient Astronauts | "Kampala Fire"

Blazing ahead out of the African Odyssey

The KAMPALA FIRE EP, showcasing a selection of strictly Ugandan tracks from the album: Roots Reggae, Dancehall, and Hip Hop from one of the most energetic and original music scenes on the continent.

#Music #Reggae #HipHop #Dancehall