‘Frican Magic

#TheeEsirLane’Frican Artists You Should Be Listening To At The Moment:

Being me and my obsession with the pop culture and music in general…you gotta know what artists people are jamming to at the moment.African music is on another level and we are now accepted world over and this artists are doing amazing at the moment with most being NEXT RATED but with some OGs in their too.Oh!!I excluded my native Kenyan acts.


With a combination of rap and house being his forte his album LEVELS is one to be on your playlist


•Baddest-ft Burna boy,Khuli Chana & Yanga

•Make me sing-ft Diamond Platnumz


•All eyes on me- ft Burna,Da Les,JR


This Nigerian megastar is now a force to reckon with…With international acts like Wale,Chris Brown,Drake,RiRi being some of his fans…need i say more.


•Ojuelegba-(remix ft Drake)

•Show you the Money

•One dance-with DRAKE

•Baba Nla

3.Cassper Nyovest⭐⭐⭐⭐

With some crediting his rise to international fame to his much talked about beef with fellow rapper AKA…the talent he brings to the table shouldn’t be a doubt even for a second.Like he says Nyov,Nyovver,Nyovest!!


•Doc Shebeleza-(remix ft Talib Kweli)

•Mama i made it


•Ashes to Ashes freestyle


One of SA’s break out superstar of 2016…His album Avery deserves a massive s/out and his label ambitiouz ent is one to watch out for.I’ll let the music do the talkin’


•Roll up

•Roll up(re up)-ft Wizkid,AKA

•Winning-ft Nasty C

5.Nasty C⭐⭐⭐⭐💣💣

Nasty😠 is juhs the best way to describe his lyrical approach.The 19-yr old is emptying his clips on Hiphop grown ups.With Jay Z’s Roc Nation looking to sign him and him publicly claiming his upcoming album to be better than Kanye’s Life of Pablo,(well like he raps)..”Man you need to pay me respect,Cheque or Deposit..!!!”🔫🔫


•Juice Back

•Juice back rmx-ft Davido,Cassper Nyovest

•Hell Naw

•Bang Out-with KO,AKA,Vigilante


“Ycee…ain’t nobody badder than,ain’t nobody badder now…”.The Nigerian rapper’s style is something between Olamide & Phyno only better and fresher.He raps on beats i never thought i would here of.I’m his biggest fan and i Just can’t wait for his EP to drop(Ycee its months already..drop it now!!).


•Jagaban-remix ft Olamide

•Panda cover

•Omo Alhaji

•Condo-ft Patoranking

•De be-with Saeon

7.Diamond Platnumz⭐⭐⭐

The best thing to come of Tanzania(Magufuli shade intended) with all due respect to other amazing Bongo acts.I’m not his best fan but somehow i find myself singing along to his jams with awesome vocals,incredible live perfomances and releases everytime i wink…you just have to look👀


•Na na-ft Flavour

•Je Utanipenda

•Bado-with Harmonize

•Zigo remix-with AY

8.Lil Kesh⭐⭐⭐⭐💣

“Skiboro..skiibo…owo skiibo…ebhaaa wosheee…”I don’t really know what it means but thats how Kesh starts his songs *it is addictive*.His jams ghat that afro beat tune that you just have to Shoki or Shakiti Bobo to(Amazing dance styles btw).His album YAGI(young and gettin it) is just pure bliss.


•Shoki-ft Olamide,Davido


•Cause Trouble-ft Ycee


Its always fun with this lad.I call him “jack of all trades,master of all”…errthang from his comedy skits,hosting prowess and acting is just amazing.Like he boasts “Only rapper with an AMVCA”.Falz the Bahd Guy.


•Karishika-ft Phyno

•Soldier-ft Simi

•Bahd Baddo Baddest-ft Olamide,Davido

10.Navy Kenzo⭐⭐⭐

This Tanzanian duo is currently rocking charts with their bangers.Comprising of the best producer cum rapper Nahreel and songstress Aika the duo is the true definition of double trouble.


•Game-ft Vanessa Mdee

•Kamatia chini

Some acts that didn’t make my ten but deserve a nod include Vanessa Mdee,Yemi Alade,Davido and Olamide.As for now guys hit Youtube and discover this gems…Ride or Die!!

Don Esir


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