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SA artists shine on Apple Music’s African A-list playlist

This banging African Music Playlist comes to life in a one hour special on free livestream Beats 1.

11 Dec 2018 / Opinion / written by TATC Staff

Highlighting the continent’s hottest artists including South Africa’s Sho Madjozi, Nasty C, Darkie Fiction and Shane Eagle, Apple Music’s A-List: African Music playlist comes to life with a one hour special airing Wednesday 12th December at 8pm.

The special showcases the sounds coming out of Africa, and includes interviews with artists like Nasty C, who discusses the shift in afrobeat culture.

The playlist also includes other African artists like Wurld, Petite Noir, Kwesi Arthur and Amaarae.

During the show Darkie Fiction, Shane Eagle and Sho Madjozi also reflect on their successes in 2018 as well as Africa’s influence on global pop music.

Listen live for free: apple.co/B1_SpecialLive

  • Music Highlights:
  • Runtown & Nasty C – “No Permission”
  • Nasty C – “Jungle”
  • Darkie Fiction – “Bhoza”
  • Shane Eagle – “Gustavo”
  • Sho Madjozi – “Huku”
  • Petite Noir – “Beach”
  • Petite Noir – “Blame Fire”
  • Amaarae – “Fluid”
  • Kwesi Arthur – “Don’t Keep Me Waiting”
  • DARKOVIBES – “Stay Woke featuring Stonebwoy “
  • Ayo Jay – “Let Him Go “
  • Olamide – “Motigbana”
  • Niniola & DJ Snake – “Maradona Riddim”
  • Wurld – “Contagious”
  • Jovi – “Ndole”

Tune in to Beats 1 Radio on Apple Music on:

Wednesday 12 December at 20:00 CAT
Thursday 13 December at 04:00 CAT (Repeat)
Thursday 13 December at 11:00 CAT (Repeat)