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  • Making the most of it! The Key Crashers boom boom through the COVID lockdown!

    Thursday April 02, 2020
    Making the most of it! The Key Crashers boom boom through the COVID lockdown!

    Stay home, save lives. That's what we've been hearing no matter where we are in the world, due to the rampant disaster that is the Coronavirus, COVID-19. But judging from the explosive Down3r activity on the Key Crashers' Spotify, some people have been keeping themselves from stagnating in this difficult, slow period! And it all starts with the remixes of Suga Boom Boom that KC masterfully created...               Yup, the Suga Boom ... Read more

  • Can you hear him? Down3r’s heartfelt cry!

    Thursday April 02, 2020
    Can you hear him? Down3r’s heartfelt cry!

    All of DL Down3r's tracks are something special. But this latest one in particular is so emotionally charged, it might just have what it takes to rival Wear Me Down in terms of tearjerker factor! What do you reckon? See for yourself...  The song comes from Down3r's heart upon hearing the story of Gabriel Fernandez, a child who endured multiple instances of hatred and abuse before being murdered by those who were meant to care for him. Recently surging to fame due to the true crime document... Read more

  • Tekno’s hitting us with bangers! Multiple releases!

    Tuesday March 31, 2020
    Tekno’s hitting us with bangers! Multiple releases!

    This 2020 is a tough time for many, but artists like Tekno are here to make it not only bearable, but perhaps even memorable in a good way! We wanna get the word out on the media about what he's been getting up to lately, because all things considered, it's really quite impressive! Just to remind you, or perhaps inform newcomers: in 2019, Tekno featured with several other African all-stars on Beyoncé’s album, “The Lion King: The Gift”, a companion album to the recent Triple A Disney ... Read more

  • Meet Ruggedman! The rebellious rapper arrives on the scene!

    Tuesday March 31, 2020
    Meet Ruggedman! The rebellious rapper arrives on the scene!

    This is the kind of music video where you know the artist isn't gonna put up with any garbage. Looks can be deceiving, but in this case they certainly aren't! A no-nonsense attitude is just the kind of thing we like once in a while, and Ruggedman is here to deliver on that tenfold. He knows what's right, and he knows what's important - things like family and love, and knowing what treatment you deserve. Such passions have driven some of the most hardcore agents of change throughout history.... Read more

  • Meet Sarkodie!

    Tuesday March 31, 2020
    Meet Sarkodie!

    Michael Owusu Addo, better known as Sarkodie, is a Ghanaian rapper and entrepreneur from Tema. His contributions to the Ghanaian music industry have earned him numerous accolades, including the Vodafone Ghana Music Award for Artiste Of The Decade. He was announced the very first winner of BET's Best International Flow act at the 2019 BET Hip Hop Awards. He is also considered one of the major proponents of the Azonto genre and dance. Sarkodie began his music career as an underground ... Read more

  • The Eastside Boyz ain’t back, they just never left!

    Monday March 30, 2020
    The Eastside Boyz ain’t back, they just never left!

    Straight from the golden era of crunk, you'd be forgiven if you thought The Eastside Boyz have been a bit quiet lately. But we're here to remind you that they never left, and indeed, they are STILL around and kicking! The Eastside Boyz are one of those hip hop groups that have earned the elusive status of "permanent classics". Most of their work, you probably recognise from the late 90s and early 2000s, and even hearing their name might take your mind back into that crisp, youthful era that... Read more

  • Password brings Life back to soundcloud!

    Monday March 23, 2020
    Password brings Life back to soundcloud!

    We recently gushed about Password's latest single Ùwése, but much to our delighted surprise, it doesn't end there! Released fresh onto the DJ Central Soundcloud, here's Life! The track hits kind of different, so brace yourself for this one! It's one that's bound to be a modern classic and make many memories. That's Life! Ùwése was Password's first single of 2020, and Life is a strong follow up for his second single. This continues Password's tradition of favouring strong singles ... Read more

  • Styleh’s new single “Eledami” is here to style on you all!

    Saturday March 21, 2020
    Styleh’s new single “Eledami” is here to style on you all!

    Make way for one of the hottest new acts out of Africa, Styleh! His new record and music video are sure to show you the high standards that are required for something to be considered "stylish" nowadays. This is one of those tracks that takes a familiar musical aesthetic and turns it on its head with a kind of catchy passion you can't find elsewhere! Yes there are other songs like it, but nothing quite captures the same magic as it. "There are a few songs like Eledami" is like saying that all... Read more

  • 37K plays in 5 days! The Key Crashers’ take on Suga Boom Boom is booming!

    Saturday March 21, 2020
    37K plays in 5 days! The Key Crashers’ take on Suga Boom Boom is booming!

    Last time we reported on DL Down3r and the Key Crashers, we brought to your attention a very special remix that the Crashers had brought to us. The one and only signature song of Mr DL himself - Suga Boom Boom, given a new and catchy twist! Well, since then, it's been blowing up! Australia is a hard place to get noticed in the music scene, so it's truly something to celebrate and get hyped over that this track has broken five digits on the playcount in five days! 37K is a lot, but can it po... Read more

  • A dynamic trio – DJ Central, Ordior, and Sarkodie AKA The Beatman!

    Tuesday March 10, 2020
    A dynamic trio – DJ Central, Ordior, and Sarkodie AKA The Beatman!

    Straight out of Ghana comes The Beatman! Sarkodie has been taking the world by storm, and our partner company Ordior is here to help support the rights management for this musical movement! Michael Owusu Addo, known professionally as Sarkodie, is a Ghanaian rapper and entrepreneur from Tema. His contributions to the Ghanaian music industry have earned him numerous accolades, including the Vodafone Ghana Music Award for Artiste of the Decade. He was announced the very first winner of BET's B... Read more

  • Move over Will Smith! The new Fresh Prince is taking over the West Coast in a Bigg way!

    Friday March 06, 2020
    Move over Will Smith! The new Fresh Prince is taking over the West Coast in a Bigg way!

    Now, this is a story all about how My life got flipped-turned upside down And I'd like to take a minute Just sit right there Cuz Bigg Cixx's single is just beyond compare Breeeeakdance, 6-9, point-2 Hoe Day They're the albums that Bigg Cixx made to amaze! Chillin' out maxin' relaxin' all cool If you need mood music, Cixx got the right tools But this new track, it's just too good! "Makes you speak in copypastas?" Course it would! When it's on Spotify, stereos will blare: '17TH O... Read more

  • Yet more love for Suga Boom Boom! The Keycrashers crash this party!

    Thursday March 05, 2020
    Yet more love for Suga Boom Boom! The Keycrashers crash this party!

    For all the dance and EDM fans in the audience, if you're not into hip hop, you may not have heard of DL Down3r. But for those with a diverse enough taste to have heard of him while liking EDM and dance music, we have something very special for you, straight from the Key Crashers, right on our DJ Central Soundcloud! The one and only signature song of Mr DL himself - Suga Boom Boom, given a new and catchy twist! That's right, the Key Crashers, known mostly for their work on "Splashing" and "... Read more