Music

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How Nigeria's popular music portrays Yahoo Boys

Hip-hop artists in Nigeria unpack the realities of the country's cyber fraudsters.

Universal Music signed a licensing deal with Afrika's largest music platform

Universal has agreed to a deal to license its catalog to Boomplay, the leading music streaming service operating across Afrika.

South Africa to amend outdated copyright law

South Africa's copyright law must not continue ignoring the principles of fair use.

Free streaming service launched in South Africa

A new free video streaming service has been launched in South Africa.

Apple announces Shazam will be Ad-free after acquisition is finalized

The European Union has finalized the acquisition of Shazam and Apple has announced it will roll out an Ad-free version.

Exploring music and gaming at the Fak’ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival

Come and explore music and gaming at the Fak’ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival.

The future of music

For many music fans buying costly records or CDs is a quaint and distant memory. It meant collections were limited by budget. Today though, the prevalence of free or cheap streaming and downloading platforms on social media has given music lovers a deafening, near unlimited and often overwhelming choice. Take