Apple Music’s Africa Now Radio With Cuppy This Sunday With Prince Kaybee
This Week’s Episode Features a Conversation With Prince Kaybee, the 5 Hottest Tracks of the Week, and Tumi Morake’s Favourite African Proverb!
Tune in to Africa Now Radio With Cuppy This Sunday, March 7th at 2p Lagos/London / 3p Johannesburg/Paris / 6a LA / 9a NYC
Only on Apple Music 1: apple.co/_AfricaNow
Cover Star Interview
South African DJ and producer Prince Kaybee is this week’s cover star, and joins Cuppy via FaceTime on Apple Music 1 to talk about his latest track, “Ebabayo (feat. Nokwazi).” He also discusses his latest album, The 4th Republic, how he selects collaborators, and Project Hope, an artist incubation programme he founded for women in the music industry.
The Big 5
Cuppy shares the 5 hottest new African tracks of the moment. This week’s selection includes new tracks from Busta 929 feat. Miano & 20ty Soundz; Salatiel feat. Sauti Sol & Locko; Killertunes, Sha Sha, Like Mike & Walshy Fire; Spice Diana feat. Fik Fameica; and Ric Hassani feat. Nicky Jam.
Benin-born, Lagos-based singer-songwriter and Don Jazzy protégé Ayra Starr is the latest Africa Rising cover star, a campaign which shines a light on the next generation of African superstars. Africa Now Radio features an excerpt from her interview with Nadeska. https://apple.co/3051xdI
Proverb of the Week
South African comedian and actress Tumi Morake shares her favourite African proverb: “Children in a household will share the head of a locust”—reminding us to be generous with whatever we have.
Cuppy finishes this week’s show with a special mini-mix of Apple Music’s new Africa to the World playlist, which celebrates the hottest artists from across the continent including mega pairings with the world’s biggest stars. This week’s mix features music from Burna Boy feat. Stormzy; Nao feat. Adekunle Gold; Tiwa Savage & Sam Smith; Aya Nakamura feat. Maluma; and Beyoncé, Shatta Wale & Major Lazer. https://apple.co/3sM1H64