Day: 24/01/2022

The American label is set to reissue Kadi Yombo, a monument to Gabonese “postmodernism” from the late 1980s.  The album Kadi Yombo, originally released in 1989, is a particularly successful project in the quest for […] L’article Awesome Tapes From Africa puts Gabonese harp in the spotlight with Papé Nziengui est apparu en premier sur […]

Coming of a record breaking year in 2021, here’s our list of Nigerian artists who are set to take over the music world in 2022. L’article Nigerian artists to watch in 2022 est apparu en premier sur PAM – Pan African Music.

Indonesian festival promoter Ismaya Live has revealed that it has plans for an “offline festival” this year. READ MORE: Warren Hue: Indonesian rapper gunning for the title of ‘Boy Of The Year’ That comes from a report by The Jakarta Post published today (January 24) on the possibility of music festivals returning to Jakarta. The […]

Being part of a powerhouse act is a double-edged sword: often, it seems that your identity and that of the group merges into one entity. It seems as if the collective shadow you cast darkens parts of your independent ventures as well, making you wonder whether you’ll ever be able to be someone other than […]

Fariz Jabba and his fellow Singaporean rapper OmarKENOBI teamed up for the addictive track ‘Kalah’ in 2020, but it was only last year a wider audience cottoned onto its brilliance when it spawned a viral lip-sync challenge on TikTok. Fariz delivers a solo rendition of ‘Kalah’, and his own single ‘Masa’, for NME Radar Sessions […]

The legendary singer announces a new album with “Ti Zuela”, first single from a project full of memories and tender nostalgia.  The Angolan childhood of José Adelino Barceló de Carvalho alias Bonga, in the mid-1940s, […] L’article Bonga, the golden voice of Angola, returns from his childhood courtyard est apparu en premier sur PAM – […]

J-Pop queen Hikaru Utada has made an impactful return with the digital release of her eighth studio album, Bad Mode. Delivering yet another pop masterpiece with sophisticated edge, the global superstar solidifies her iconic status with a string of envelope-pushing jams such as ‘One Last Kiss’, ‘PINK BLOOD’ and ‘Face My Fears’ which was written and produced by […]

At the crossroads of hip-hop, jazz and blues, American rapper Maddox explores the history of the Haitian general in a show soon to be presented in Paris.  Napoleon Maddox, an American rapper who recently moved […] L’article Napoleon Maddox, Sorg and Jowee Omicil pay tribute to Toussaint Louverture est apparu en premier sur PAM – […]

Filipino singer-songwriter Ebe Dancel has released a music video for his latest single titled ‘Huling Unang Sayaw’. ‘Huling Unang Sayaw’ is a stirring mid-tempo rock ballad that wears its heart on its sleeve. Backed by soaring strings, Dancel sings about devotion to a partner. According to a press release, the song is written through the […]

K-pop boyband PENTAGON have made their much-anticipated comeback with ‘Feelin’ Like’. READ MORE: PENTAGON – ‘LOVE Or TAKE’ EP review: a catchy if uninspired collection of tunes about springtime romance The members of PENTAGON look suave in the cinematic new visual, which is set in a lavish art gallery filled with curious ornaments and sculptures. […]

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