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Dawn Butler, Janet Kay, Paul Dawkins

Picture by Des Chisholm

Three artists of Jamaican heritage, Reggae singers Janet Kay, Paul Dawkins and Carroll Thompson, were recognised at the BBM/BMC (BritishBlackMusic.com / Black Music Congress) Awards for five decades of promoting the British reggae genre known as love more

7 Aug 2017 00:00 Entertainment

Aurelio Martinez is unquestionably the world’s greatest living interpreter of Garifuna music. Specifically, he is a master of the paranda - the distinctive, guitar-based Garifuna style often compared to American blues for its bittersweet melodies and more

25 Mar 2017 00:00 Entertainment

London-based Afro, Soul and RnB Artiste - Deoba Authentic has released two Soulful Reggae Love songs - Precious Jewel & All Of My Heart, for Valentine's Day 2017. more

14 Feb 2017 14:12 Entertainment

After over 200,000 Albums sold, 7 studio albums, 6 sell out headline concerts, countless television performances and numerous other accomplishments; Muyiwa & Riversongz are bringing EKO ILE: THE CONCERT to the 4500 capacity venue Transformation House more

21 Oct 2016 00:00 Entertainment

Western Saharan musician/activist Aziza Brahim’s latest album 'Abbar el Hamada' (Across the Hamada; out now on Glitterbeat)) is a commanding and compassionate musical statement about, and for, the tumultuous age in which we live. more

7 Sep 2016 00:00 Entertainment

Akashic Records has released its first official music video - Dem Way Deh. The song and video by Yasus Afari "are designed to deliver the right message to a troubled world," according to the record label. more

13 Jul 2016 13:00 Entertainment

Afro Soul artist Seyi Sodimu has released the remix of his hit single “Love me jeje” featuring American R&B sensation K. Michelle. The song which was previously released years back, was a monster hit and helped launch his career. more

21 Jun 2016 11:50 Entertainment

Femi Kuti

Picture by Ade Omoloja.

In spite of being under the weather, Femi was in magnificent form at his recent performance at the Royal Festival Hall, London, last weekend. He managed to garner all his strength to deliver probably one of his best concerts in the UK. The 12-piece more

17 Jun 2016 00:00 Entertainment

Looking to the future, Back Medio hopes to become a well-known and respected artist in England, Europe and the world. more

15 Mar 2016 00:00 Entertainment

Talented Nigerian-American recording artist Jidenna hit Dubai recently, taking the city in “Classic Man" style and swagger. more

27 Oct 2015 00:00 Entertainment

Deoba Authentic has released a new and fresh mix of his single - L'agbo tiwa. more

9 Oct 2015 00:00 Entertainment

A multimedia exhibition tagged Sounds of Africa, focusing on the different genres of music from across the African continent, takes place in London this week. The brainchild of Documentary Photographer Michael Tubi a.k.a Michael Tubes, more

24 Aug 2015 00:00 Entertainment

Following the release of her latest compilation ‘House Of Cuppy II’, Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola, aka DJ Cuppy, is set to kick off an eight-city continent wide tour across Africa. more

31 Jul 2015 00:00 Entertainment 1 Comments

Talented and versatile Disc Jockey (DJ) and entertainment impresario - Kunle Coker (better known as DJ 1st Choice KC), marks 30 years of active participation in the entertainment industry with an event which will also double as his birthday party more

19 Feb 2015 00:00 Entertainment

2013 GAB Awards recipient Deoba Authentic shows off his talent in this track - Hit Factor Ibebe Idi. more

21 Oct 2014 11:51 Entertainment

Deoba Authentic holds a Live Music event on Wednesday 29 October 2014 at Majestic Restaurant. more

21 Oct 2014 00:00 Entertainment

The hit comedy and variety TV show ‘Tyme Out With Tee-A’ is set to hit a London stage in a special UK edition holding on Sunday 28th September at The Catford Broadway Theatre. more

14 Sep 2014 00:00 Entertainment

Maizie Williams' line-up of Boney M performed at the Tony Denton 'Here & Now' Concert with the likes of Bananarama, T’Pau, Paul Young, Rick Ashley and The Real Thing, all at Delapre Park Northampton in England, recently. more

27 Aug 2014 00:00 Entertainment

Thursday 12th June marked the first anniversary of the death of Fatai Olayiwola Olagunju (aka Fatai Rolling Dollar) who passed away in 2013. A gifted musician and a legend in his own time, Fatai Rolling Dollar was the ultimate comeback king. more

30 Jun 2014 00:00 Entertainment