Top 10 African Music Chart Captures the African Music Entertainment Scene by Counting The Top 10 Songs In Africa From January To June 2013. Top ten songs in Africa was always reserved for Nigerian artistes and few mentions from some South African artistes, Now we have Kenya, Uganda, Zambia, Ghana and that shows African music is growing.
1. Mafikizolo – Khona Ft .Uhuru (South Africa)
Khona keeps growing thanks to it’s marvelous video which is packed with crazy dance steps, not to take anything away from the song which once again proves African music is on the rise. Mafikizolo’s Khona featuring Uhuru takes the number one spot on the top 10 songs in Africa chart
2. Fuse ODG – Antenna Ft. Wyclef Jean (Ghana)
Fuse ODG takes the second spot on the Top 10 songs in Africa chart . Mr. rave of the moment, Churning out hits after hits. Following the success of his hit single; Azonto ft. Tiffany which topped every Top 10 Music Chart in Africa, he teamed up with Mr. Wyclef Jean to bring us another monster hit titled; Antenna.
3. P-Square – Personally (Nigeria)
P-Square would be competing with other top African artiste for the MTV EMA Best African Act Award and songs like Personally is why they were nominated. The talented Nigerian Twins have risen to the top of every music chart in Nigeria and it comes as no surprise to see P-Square take the third spot on top 10 songs in Africa chart.
4. Dj Vetkuk vs Mahoota feat Dr Malinga Via Orlando Remix (South Africa)
(Via Orlando; ‘Please help me lady,I am feeling dizzy ooh! Bring me something.To help me through the day.Everything is spinning around, round and round. Bring some more, leave me high, Hangover,hangover!!! Via Orlando keeps breaking new grounds across Africa. Via Olando Remix takes the number four spot on the top 10 songs in Africa chart
5. DJ Sbu – Lengoma feat. Zahara (South Africa)
Lengoma is top-down music but it could also be late-night music. Or, even, mid-Friday afternoon at the office music. Budding songstress Zahara lends her vocals to the track. DJ Sbu’s Lengoma featuring Zahara is another song taking over Africa with it’s catchy chorus, even if you don’t understand the lyrics you would find yourself nodding to the rhythm immediately. Lengoma takes the number five spot on the top 10 songs in Africa chart
6. Kcee – Limpopo (Nigeria)
Nigeria keeps dominating African music with D’banj Clinching the World Music Award and Ice Prince picking up the BET Best International Act award, this song reminds us of why Nigerian artistes have been at the forefront of African Music for a while. Limpopo by Kcee (Former Duo KCPRESH) who is known for his exceptionally entertaining music and videos takes the Number six spot on our top 10 songs in Africa chart
7. Zone Fam – Contolola (Zambia)
Zone Fam is the biggest Hip Hop Group in Zambia. The group has four members; Dope G, Jay Rox, Yung Verbal and Thugga. One Channel O nomination and a Global Music Award for Best African group later the group brings you their latest single “Contolola” – their first under Taurus Musik. Contolola means “control” in Zambia. The song was composed to articulate a principle that Zone Fam live by: “To have control, dominate and influence your surroundings”. Zone Fam have got the number seven spot on the top 10 songs in Africa chart under Contolola.
8. Radio & Weasel – Magnetic (Uganda)
Ugandan duo of Radio and Weasel’s Magnetic samples the Bam Bam riddim originally done by Byron Lee Feat Maytals and The Dragonaries for a great record that you can dance and ride too. It takes the number eight spot on the top 10 songs in Africa chart.
9. R2bees – It’s Alright (Ghana)
Off the recently released Album “Refuse To Be Broke (Da Revolution II)” is another chart topping song by the Tema base Hiplife/Hiphop Duo R2Bees. Its Alright was produced by the fast rising African producer Killbeatz. It’s alright by R2bees takes the number nine spot on the top 10 songs in Africa chart
10. Ice Prince – VIP
(Nigeria) BET Award winner Ice Prince isn’t slowing down at all he followed up his heavy hit singles Aboki & More, with another Chart Topping single titled; VIP, Ice Prince Zamani’s Vip takes the number ten spot on the top 10 songs in Africa chart
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