The biggest countdown of African Music Videos happens every weekend on SoundcityTV and SoundcityApp (install here) with a repeat on Wednesday night with VJ Adams. The biggest songs this week in Africa are:
at #10 – Sayhu – Summer came early.
Sayhu is North Carolina-based rapper from Sierra Leone and this music video was shot on iPhone 6.
Diamond Platnumz ft. Rayvanny – Salome 9.
This Song was written by Diamond Platnumz & Rayvanny in Tanzania but was originally performed by Saida Karoli titld ‘Maria Salome’. The beat was produced, mixed and got Mastered by Lizer and Video shot in Tanzania by Director Nicorux.
Sidiki Diabate – L’efant beni – 8.
Mamadou Sidiki Diabaté, widely known as “Madou,” was born on September 23, 1982 in Bamako, Mali, the youngest son of the late Sidiki Diabaté and Mariam Kouyaté. He is part of the seventy-first generation of kora players in his family. His family has just as long of a heritage in the oral tradition of jalis (sometimes spelled djeli), or griots, in his family. “Jali” is the Mandingo word for the repository musician and storyteller of Mande’s ancient oral tradition, transmitting history and culture from generation to generation, from father to son.
Akothee – Yuko Moyoni – 7
Akothee introduced her 6th single, ‘Yuko Moyoni’ on the 8th of July 2016. The Kenyan talented singer expresses the passion of love and diversity of culture with her unarguably African touching voice.
The Song was produced by a Kenyan Coastal Based Produce, Totti and the Video was Directed by Godfather Productions.
The song is the 9th in her soon to be released Album.
Navio – Njogereza – 6
“Njogereza” is full of traditional chanting and traditional instrumentation, musically directed by Paddy Man. With Unique on deck to make sure that Navio’s words were less street oriented with his luganda. A bonus on the most critically acclaimed UG Hip Hop album “The Chosen”.
The video was Directed by Shiloh and shot in the Entebbe Botanical Gardens with the aid of the Navcorp Films team.
It is an age old Ugandan story.
Vanessa Mdee – Niroge – 5
Tekno – Pana – 4
Babes Wodumo ft. Mampintsha – Wololo – 3
2baba ft. Sautisol – Oya come make we go – 2
AKA – one time – 1.
South Africa’s AKA is at #1, just days ago he smashed the beef with Cassper Nyovest after his history making FillUpOrlandoStadium event. Enjoy!