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The Nigerian producers to watch out for in 2021
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The Nigerian producers to watch out for in 2021

We dive into the masterminds behind the records of Burna Boy, Fireboy DML, Joeboy, Tiwa Savage and more, shining a light on the talent of the many producers taking Nigerian music to new levels of creativity and prestige.

The best Nigerian songs of 2021 so far
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The best Nigerian songs of 2021 so far

After a rocky 2020 that witnessed a pandemic and national protests against police violence, Nigerian artists are hitting 2021 with a newfound force. Here is our selection of the best Nigerian music of 2021 so far.

20 unmissable music videos this month
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20 unmissable music videos this month

Whether declarations of love or mournful tributes, calls for celebration or sharp social critique, these are PAM’s unmissable videos for March.

Rap: 10 tracks and a tour of Africa
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Rap: 10 tracks and a tour of Africa

From Ghana to Mali to the Ivory Coast to Kenya through Morocco, PAM offers a selection of ten tracks that shook the African rap planet during the first quarter of 2021.

PAM Rewind: Boddhi Satva’s world in 15 songs
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PAM Rewind: Boddhi Satva's world in 15 songs

Every month Cortega picks a DJ or producer who puts Africa and its diaspora in the spotlight. Featuring an exclusive playlist of the 15 sounds that have shaped his musical universe. Today we invite the Central African producer Boddhi Satva.

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100 women to listen to on March 8 (and on any other day)
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100 women to listen to on March 8 (and on any other day)

For this International Women’s Day, PAM has compiled a playlist in which African or Afro-descendant women are the central characters. It is meant as a tribute to women, their struggles, as well as their past and future victories.

The best amapiano songs by Nigerian artists
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The best amapiano songs by Nigerian artists

From Rema to Kizz Daniel, Nigerian artists know a hot trend when they see one, and have a special way of making it their own.

PAM Rewind: Gafacci’s world in 10 tracks
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PAM Rewind: Gafacci’s world in 10 tracks

Born and raised in Labadi, a coastal community that’s part of the bustling Ghanaian capital, Accra, Gafacci’s got music running in his DNA.

14 Nigerian artists to watch in 2021
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14 Nigerian artists to watch in 2021

After a hectic 2020, the Nigerian music scene emerges even stronger boasting a high quality crew of up-and-comers sure to shake up the scene in 2021.

The‌ ‌best ‌Nigerian‌ ‌songs ‌of‌ the year ‌2020‌ ‌
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The‌ ‌best ‌Nigerian‌ ‌songs ‌of‌ the year ‌2020‌ ‌

Our Nigeria-based journalist Joel Praise has selected his favourite Nigerian tracks of the year.

The best 10 South African jazz albums of the year 2020
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The best 10 South African jazz albums of the year 2020

Our South Africa-based journalist Tseliso Monaheng has selected his favourite South African jazz releases of the year.