An album review of Yemi Alade's "Woman of Steel"

Ep #32 – Yemi Alade: Woman of Steel | ALBUM REVIEW Nigeria

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One thing many music fans never really get to know is the journey artists make to get to the top. When you think of Yemi Alade, you instantly think of the monster hit “Johnny” and sounds like she just burst onto the scene with a winner but that couldn’t be further from the truth. She won Nigeria’s Peak Talent Show …

ALbum review podcast for Nadia Nakai's debut album

Ep #31 – Nadia Nakai: Nadia Naked (2019) | ALBUM REVIEW South Africa

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Nadia Nakai has been grinding for YEARS! Her name rings out in the South African music industry but would you believe Nadia Naked is her DEBUT?! MJ Wemoto reviews her album to analyse what’s what! Show breakdown and timestamps: 01:25 – Intro: A quick rundown of the Nadia Naked album, her journey thus far and why Nadia Nakai’s debut will …

An album review for Asira Andu Getsoche by Sami Dan from Ethiopia

Ep #30 – Sami Dan: Asira Andu Getsoche (2019) | ALBUM REVIEW Ethiopia

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Samuel Berhanu otherwise known as Sami Dan is a multi-award winning Ethiopian pop and reggae singer/songwriter who has become known for his highly melodious music. He is an engineer by profession but music is his first love. Today MJ Wemoto reviews his second studio album titled Asira Andu Getsoche. Show breakdown and timestamps: 01:40 – Intro: A quick rundown of …


Ep #29 – Djodje: Newborn (2019) | ALBUM REVIEW Cabo Verde

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Cabo Verde is a wonderful contributor to the immense talent of African music. What makes their music a standout is their strong diaspora ties where they use skills learned overseas to benefit the local community. Djodje is one of them. He is a 30 year old star that has been in the industry for over a decade. Newborn is his …


Ep #28 – Gaia Beat: Orgulho do Alvalade (2019) | Album Review ANGOLA

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First time reviewing an album from Angola and I’m super excited about it! Gaia Beat is a legend in the game, young and accomplished. Let’s dissect this body of work 🙂 Show breakdown and timestamps: 01:15 – Intro: A quick rundown of who Gaia Beat is and the Orgulho do Alvalade album 03:25 – Music analysis: What does Orgulho do …


Ep #27 – Patoranking: Wilmer (2019) | Album Review NIGERIA

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What more would one want than an album from one of Africa’s most talented and loved musicians right now: Patoranking! This Nigerian prince comes through with his latest project which is in the form of an album released in May 2019 titled “Wilmer” which is his daughter’s name. Here’s MJ Wemoto’s review! Show breakdown and timestamps: 01:15 – Intro: A …


Ep #26 – Sarkodie: Alpha (2019) | EP Review

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Sarkodie needs no introduction. He’s been rocking our ears for how long now??? A long ass time! His new 2019 EP titled Alpha is here and we are ready! Here’s the EP review by MJ Wemoto. Show breakdown and timestamps: 01:20 – Intro: Sarkodie got some new things for us 02:48 – Music analysis: What is this EP about and …


Ep #25 – Lady Zamar: Monarch | ALBUM REVIEW

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Lady Zamar has had an amazing last 3 or 4 years as her star has continued to rise in South African music. She’s given us enough material to show she’s here to stay. Here’s an album review for her latest offering, Monarch. Show breakdown and timestamps: 01:20 – Intro: Lady Zamar – who is? 02:38 – Music analysis: What songs …


Kagwe Mungai – Spectrum (2019) ALBUM REVIEW Kenya

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Africa doesn’t talk about musical triple threats enough: producer, singer, dancer… that’s Kenya’s Kagwe Mungai for you! Here an album review of his latest project titled Spectrum. Show breakdown and timestamps: 01:20 – Intro: 9 facts about Kagwe Mungai 03:23 – Where I first encountered Kagwe Mungai music 04:20 – Music analysis: What songs make up Spectrum and what kind …


Asaph – The People’s Rapper (2019) ALBUM REVIEW Zimbabwe

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Tafadzwa Bryan Tarukwana otherwise popularly known as Asaph dropped his latest project titled “The People’s Rapper” a few weeks ago… Like he rapped on Mambo, “Asaph is a K.I.N.G!” After the huge “Mambo” song, can Asaph continue to be the owner of the throne? Listen to this podcast episode to find out how his latest album The People’s Rapper fairs …