This week's episode includes a conversation with Kizz Daniel, the top 5 songs of the week, Africa Rising, and Nandi Madida's favourite song of the week!
Tune in to Africa Now Radio with Nandi Madida on Apple Music 1 on Friday, August 4th at 9a Lagos/London / 10a Johannesburg/Paris / 1a LA / 4a NYC and broadcast on YFM Accra every Sunday at 2pm, YFM Kumasi on Saturdays at 3pm, and YFM Takoradi on Saturdays at 6pm.
Interview with a Cover Star
Nigerian Afropop musician Kizz Daniel visits Nandi Madida on Apple Music 1 via FaceTime to discuss his latest single, "My G." He also talks on his latest album, 'Maverick,' the future of Afro-R&B, and expressing himself more through his work.
The Big Five
Nandi Madida offers the five hottest new African music right now. New tunes by DJ Neptune & Zinoleesky, Yemi Alade, Platform & Tommy Flavour, Uncle Waffles & Tony Duardo feat. Manana & Lusanda, and Nanette & Blxckie feat. Mike BGRZ are included in this week's playlist.
South African soul singer-songwriter Roho is the newest artist to be included on Apple Music's Africa Rising playlist, a promotion that spotlights the future generation of African superstars, and his singles "Pop Sex Fashion" and "MICELLAR WATER (feat. Tyson Sybateli)" are featured on this week's show. Listen to it HERE.
Song of the Week by Nandi
Nandi Madida selects her favourite songs from one of Apple Music's African playlists each week. This week, she highlights South African artists De Mthuda, Da Muziqal Chef, and Eemoh, as well as their tune "Sgudi Snyc," which is featured on Apple Music's Amapiano Lifestyle playlist, which celebrates the continent's best genre-bending sounds. Listen to it HERE.
Listen to the full episode on Apple Music 1 at apple.co/_AfricaNow on Friday, August 4th at 9a Lagos/London / 10a Johannesburg/Paris / 1a LA / 4a NYC and broadcast on YFM Accra every Sunday at 2pm, YFM Kumasi on Saturdays at 3pm, and YFM Takoradi on Saturdays at 6pm.
Kizz Daniel discusses his plans for a future Afro-R&B album on Apple Music.
I suppose I'm in love with Afro-R&B right now. Afro-R&B is big right now - look at Libianca [sings 'People'] - like there's something special about Afro-R&B, and my next project will probably be all about that.