Lousika ft Cabum - Hands Up

From This Is Africa Tue Nov 27 2012, 06:58:00

While there are some seriously skilled female emcees (or femcees) making their mark in the various hip-hop scenes across Africa (especially in the Nigerian and Ghanaian ones), they are few and far between. One of these few is Lousika , one of the most highly regarded in Ghana at the moment. In addition to her lyricism and versatility, she also happens to flow in four languages, French, Twi, English and Spanish, switching effortlessly from one to the other within the same track. The Paris-born femcee returned to Ghana in 2011, promptly secured herself a record deal and promptly made a name for herself with her performances and with singles like No Be Aloo . Hands Up, featuring hiplife artist Cabum is her latest.

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Africa:   Science Can Genetically Strengthen Endangered Plants and Agriculture (analysis)
The Conversation
23 June 2016

As the human population swells - and in the face of a changing and unpredictable climate - the demand for natural resources increases. This leads to distressing rates of deforestation to prepare land ... [read more]

Afrique:   L'UNICEF alerte sur la situation alarmante des enfants en 2016 (news)
allAfrica.com
28 June 2016

La situation des enfants en Afrique subsaharienne n’est pas des plus reluisantes. L’UNICEF, dans son rapport sur la situation des enfants en 2016, présenté ce mardi 28 juin ... [read more]

Africa:   Brexit - the European Right Is Celebrating - Should We? (analysis)
The Citizen
29 June 2016

The British have voted to leave the European Union. After the prime minister formally triggers Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, two years of disentanglement from over 40 years of EU directives and ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!