Song of the Week: Adonai

Song of the Week: Adonai

As with many other songs I become obsessed with them for short periods of time. The songs are always eternal favourites. Here is my latest obsession. Sarkodie ft Castro – Adonai is a catchy: afropop, hip-life, auto-tune, club hit. It is mostly in Twi (the main language spoken in Ghana – some people don’t like to hear that) and Pidgin English.… Read More

Song of the Week: Khona

Song of the Week: Khona

I heard this tune blasting on the streets of Madina market in Accra. For sometime “Khona” has been a popular song in Ghana. Mafikizolo, the artists behind this track, are originally from South Africa. I am sure there are about 12 people in Ghana who are fluent in Zulu, so its popularity illustrates the fact that good music knows no cultural boundaries.… Read More