We hope you are getting your Covid-19 vaccine shot as you should and keeping safe. Over here, we strive to keep you playlist upto date with fresh cuts from the 254 music scene. Check out what is hot and trendy in the 254 industry this week.
Bahati & Nadia Mukami – Pete Yangu
Bahati ‘Mtoto Wa Mama’ just dropped an album dubbed ‘Love Like This’ exclusively on Boomplay. Fans have been on the tape giving it over 500k streams in under a week. Among the surprise guests artists on the tape is Nadia Mukami on this record ‘Pete Yangu’. The two mesh on this Afropop beats singing about love and relationships.
Otile Brown Feat Jovial – Jeraha
Hot off the heels of their previous hit record ‘Such Kinda Love’ the pair seem to have more hits in their arsenal. Afropop star Otile Brown is bringing his love stories on a beat produced by Vicky Pon Dis while Jovial brings her amazing vocal tone to back up Otile on the same. They sing on heart breaks and relationship strains in a fantastic way. This is guaranteed to be a hit.
Madtraxx Feat Assasin – Medi
It has been a hot minutes since we heard new music from Madtraxx aka ‘Maddi’. He is back with another Gengetone type of song laid on a Kapuka beat and features Assasin. The beat is from an retro Dancehall riddim sample but redone to fit the new age music. The two sing about getting high off joint and everyday hood stories. Check out the jam below.
Smady Tings – Mtu Bad
Lead act from the street group Mbogi Genje Smady Tings is back with another single. This cat gives Sheng masterclasses on his music and you need to listen a few times to partly understand what he is rapping about. The Hiphop side of Gengetone is out and you can feel the talent in bars, flow and delivery. Check out the jam below and grab a pen and paper as you will be learning.