music streaming platform Youtube music It continues to work to remove some of the obstacles that users may encounter while streaming. Google Cast support was rolled out recently, and now there is a very special feature coming up that you previously had to pay for: background music playback. One ofRead More →

The technological advancements of the twentieth century led to the modernization of pan-Arab music. The musicians used improved microphones to cultivate the sensation of ‘atifiyaa’, an artist-centered sense of sentimentality and sensuality characteristic of modernist Egyptian music.. Other technological changes led to the popularity of the tape, which helped deviantRead More →

Two music videos by singer-songwriter Jayda qualified for official selections in the Best Music Video category at the Fall 2021 Manhattan International Film Festival (IFFM). Singer and songwriter Jayda is also a music video director. These videos marked Jayda’s adventure in directing, with “Paano Kung Naging Tayo?” making her directorialRead More →

Each month, we list the most memorable clips and celebrate artists who innovate with their visuals. 6. Drake: “Sexy Way 2” [ft. Future and Young Thug] Director: Dave Meyers With a sample of Right Said Fred narcotized and tense verses that died on arrival, “Way 2 Sexy” doesn’t sound veryRead More →

Fela Anikulapo Kuti is popularly known as the founder of Afrobeats in Nigeria through his music where he used traditional Afro sounds to preach political activism, bad governance and deep life lessons, making it a soundtrack for generations of Nigerians. Lover of African culture and pure and hard traditionalist, FelaRead More →

Dancehall artist, Shatta Wale Cinematographer Yaw Skyface disagrees with Shatta Wale’s comment on how much to invest in music videos. According to Skyface, Shatta Wale, who is known for shooting low-quality videos, shouldn’t be the one who rates feedback from good-quality video. In a phone session on Simply Showbiz withRead More →

Each month, we list the most memorable clips and celebrate artists who innovate with their visuals. 6. Monaleo: “Suck it” Director: Cash Jundi Monaleo’s latest single is a deliciously arrogant clinic where the up-and-coming Houston rapper prepares head-hitting beards targeting ‘fake bitches’ all over the place (see: “Break your noodle,Read More →