10 Songs You Need To Hear This Week’ is a 10 track-listing playlist highlighting the best of songs released over the past few days from Africa and the Carribeans (Jamaica).
Pappy Kojo ft. Reggie & O’Kenneth – Koobi
Ghanaian rapper, Pappy Kojo is making preparations towards the release of ‘Logos Hope‘, an extended play which serves as a sequel to his previously released album ‘Logos II’.
Prior to the release, Pappy Kojo shares a sneak peek of what to expect on the EP with a Hip-hop inspired tune titled ‘Koobi’ and it features Asakaa trailblazers Reggie and O’Kenneth.
Production credits to Skonti.
RJZ – Don’t Hate Me
Multifaceted Ghanaian recording music artist, RJZ returns from hiatus with a new single titled ‘Don’t Hate Me’.
RJZ has been away from the music scene for sometime now with little or no activity at all. He puts operations on resume with a new solo effort titled ‘Don’t Hate Me’.
In ‘Don’t Hate Me’, RJZ pushes towards reconnecting with his fans and beseeching with them not to hate him for his long absence.
Alongside a WMS Sultan lush production, ‘Don’t Hate Me’ registers as RJZ first single of 2022.
Kidi ft. Tyga – Touch It (Remix)
Ghanaian Afrobeat superstar, KiDi puts Ghana on the map once again with a cross-border and mega collaboration.
Prior to his joint headline concert with his label-mate Kuami Eugene in the U.K., KiDi churns out the eager awaited remix of his highly acclaimed Afro-fusion number ‘Touch It’.
Sugar Daddy as also called taps American rap superstar Tyga for a well deserved remix of one of the biggest songs on the African continent at the moment.
Song was produced by Kidi and Richie Mensah.
Moliy – Love Doc
Ghanaian singer-songwriter, Moliy has been on the minds of music critics and enthusiasts since her awe-inspiring performance on Amaarae’s “Sad Girlz Luv Money.”
With just two months into 2022, many fans are already clamoring for an album from the singer, who just released her first single, “Love Doc.”
Moliy sings about a love interest she can’t seem to get off her mind on a wild night out in town over the romantic tune. “I need the love doctor right now, think I need you by my side,” she quips on the song’s sticky-sweet hook, inviting listeners to conjure their own images of her romantic interests.
DJ Tunez ft. Rexxie & Mohbad – MMM
Prolific Nigerian disc jockey DJ Tunez has released a new tune titled MMM. He collaborates with Rexxie and Mohbad this time.
“MMM,” which was produced by Rexxie, is DJ Tunez’s first official song of the year. It’s the follow-up to his previous album “Energy,” which included Ashanti and Adekunle Gold.
Asa – Ocean
Prior to her headline concerts in Lagos and London, veteran Nigerian singer-songwriter Asa releases a warm-up tune for her fans titled Ocean, produced by P. Priime.
Asa previously mentioned, her new single “Ocean” also acts as a prelude to her next album. In a recent interview, the singer revealed that her next album, which will be her fifth studio album, will be titled “Five” and will be released in the first quarter of 2022.
Dopenation ft. Medikal – C.E.O.
Dopenation and Medikal have come together for the second time to serve music listeners with bangers. In 2019, they teamed up for ‘Thank God’ which was a smash hit.
The alliance recommences with C.E.O, produced by Dopenation.
Simi – Sare
Nigerian singer-songwriter and producer, Simisola Bolatito Kosoko widely known as Simi marks her opening account for 2022.
Titled ‘Sare‘, the beautifully crafted Afro-infused number is a follow up to Simi’s Joeboy assisted tuned titled ‘So Bad’. Simi ushers his fans and listeners into 2022 a good musical treat.
Olakira – Fall
Nigerian singer-songwriter, Olakira is back on the music radar with a new impressive number.
Not long ago, Olakira was gifted a brand new Maserati the Italian luxury vehicle manufacturer, Maserati S.p.A.
The talented singer releases his first song of 2022 titled ‘Fall’ produced by himself.
Zinoleesky – Rocking
Nigerian street-hop artiste, Zinoleesky is gradually becoming a hard force to reckon with. The Marlian music recording act keeps at embellishing his discography with every new release and that has earned him a spot in the major league of Afrobeats.
Zinoleesky registers his first official single of 2022 titled ‘Rocking’ produced by the usual suspect Niphkeyz. The Amapiano inspired song comes right at the time his collaboration with Lil Kesh titled ‘Don’t Call Me’ is making waves on the continent.
Zinoleesky has shown beyond doubt he needs to be paid attention to.