The Cut bring to readers each week music or albums that the writer deem worth listening or having in your playlist. The music is not genre and/or regionally specific. Once it is good, it will be covered here.
C-REAL feat WANLOV THE KUBOLOR- CHALE WE DEY
One of the best qualities of a good artiste is to speak on current situations be it political or social. And that’s exactly what C-Real has done on his new single Chale we dey which features the African gypsy Wanlov the Kubolor.
We dey fear talk true cos Ghana we dey/But the system dey get worse every day/No bi NPP or no bi NDC/ Ebi you and me/everything be play’, C-real raps in the song’s opening.
The song touches on the issues of corruption, dumsor (energy crisis), hypocrisy, economic challenges and people power.
JOJO ABOT – FYFYA WOTO
She is one of the foremost alternative artistes from Ghana and those who have seen or heard her sing or perform would agree to this statement. Jojo Abot is a genre bender- an experimentalist who creates her own sound.
Fyfa Woto is a 4 track EP which brings the best in vocals and songwriting that is very Jojo Abot.
Listen to it.
BLACKWAY – LOST MY MIND VIDEO
Blackway (Yaw Sintim-Misa) has been gradually rising on the GH hip hop scene thanks in part to his guest features on songs by EL and M.anifest. His Radiant Child mixtape also boosted his fame among hip hop lovers in Ghana.
Just a few days ago, the US based rapper released a video to his song Lost My Mind. The video captures him rapping on the streets and also cuddling up with his girlfriend who is causing him to lose his mind.
Watch the video
KING PROMISE – SO SPECIAL
King promise, a new voice on the music scene teams up with producer JaySo on this new record titled
King Promise assures his love to his girlfriend on this up tempo beats produced by JaySo. King Promise’s voice and blend of English and Twi on this single gives it a vibe any ordinary listener(s) would bump to.