With the lockdown still very much in place in most places around the world due to the growing coronavirus pandemic, music is about the only thing that keeps most of us feeling safe. Thanks to Simi for making our hearts beat to the sound of Duduke. Whilst Simi was giving us the sounds of her heart in Duduke, Kelly Rowland was serving us Coffee. Kelly served us models in all shades of brown in her video directed by Steven Gomillion with the models minimally styled in Left on Friday swimsuits, ranging in hues of brown — chocolate, cappuccino and espresso. As the ladies took over the music scenes, Nigerian musical artist Dremo dropped his long-awaited album titled Codename Vol 2.
Abandon all your worries this weekend and elevate your mood with these thoughtfully curated Afrobeat songs by top African artistes. As always, remember to wash your hands frequently, boost your immune system and most importantly, stay safe! Stay home! Here are the hottest trending songs around the world you should listen to this weekend…
Kelly Rowland – Coffee
How do you like your coffee in the morning? Well, multiple Grammy award-winning artist, Kelly Rowland is here to serve different shades of Coffee. Kelly revealed to Essence that she wants to “celebrate the women in video — every shade, every coffee color, every curve, every essence and what they gave me.”
Simi – Duduke
With the release of Duduke by Simi, her fans have been contemplating that she is pregnant and this is a song dedicated to her unborn child. This is one song that will make you turn up the volume and move slowly to the beats and once again, Simi has won our hearts!
Sam Smith, Demi Lovato – I’m Ready
If you love Sam Smith and Demi Lovato and are ready for someone to love you, then their collaboration on I’m Ready will blow your mind away! This is the first single off Smith’s third studio album, due out later this year.
Falz ft Ms Banks – Bop Daddy
With the release of Bop Daddy by Falz and Ms Banks, fans all over the world started a social media challenge as they waited for the official video and Falz just blessed our timelines with great visuals.
Dremo – STFU
Davido Music Worldwide (DMW) rapper, Dremo finally rolls out with the long-anticipated volume 2 of his previously released EP Codename. Off the new project, STFU is one of the tracks you should listen to. Codename Vol. 2 album is compiled of solid 12-tracks which features Davido, Falz, Naira Marley, Peruzzi, Sinzu and others.
Mayorkun – Of Lagos
The mayor of Lagos Mayorkun proves his claims once again as he delivers new vibes titled Of Lagos not long after giving us not just one but three Geng remixes. The DMW singer is not slowing down any time soon and you’d definitely be moving to this beat
Shatta Wale – Stand Tuff
Ghanaian artiste Shatta Wale wants you to Stand Tuff as he believes that anyone that kills him, he will kill them back. This has quickly become a street anthem. He sings about karma and says “if you can’t take the heat, get out of the kitchen.”
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