Africa Next: African Women Singers We Love

The African music scene is filled with legendary singers, from Miriam Makeba and Dorothy Masuka to Oumou Sangare and Angelique Kidjo. As we celebrate Women’s History Month, we take a look at the next generation of African singers working their up to become legends…

 

AfriPOP! interview: Netsayi

Here at Afripop we’ve been big fans of Zimbabwean Netsayi ever since she burst onto the scene with her 2006 debut Chimurenga Soul. With her rootsy, soul vibe and clever, heartfelt lyrics she won critical acclaim. Now six months after the release of her second album Monkey’s Wedding and just a few weeks shy of the arrival of her first child, Netsayi talks to us about the birth of albums, babies and nations.