WOMEN IN CONTROL

Nigerian and world-renowned writer, speaker Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie spoke to the necessity of empowering females and feminism…  “We teach girls to shrink themselves, to make

Nigeria Speaks, Diaspora Speaks Back

Falz, Wale, Vector Tha Viper, Shaybo, Eva Alordiah, and ENNY: though all Nigerians, where these artists are based informs the way in which they talk

Between tWo worldS

This playlist will showcase songs that represent this artist’s heritage and their upbringings. This can be through their lyrics, the beat of the song, the fashion, or anything that is specific to their heritage. The subjects for this project will all be African female rappers who are second generation and so forth. ShayBo, Tkay Maidza, Enny, Little Simz, and Ms. Banks will be the subjects of this playlist. All of these songs were released within the last five years and all these artists are based out of the U.K.

Shaybo represents

This week we’re highlighting the Nigerian-born UK based rapper, Shaybo. Unlike some female rappers today who take a more nuanced approach to their style Shaybo