I stumbled on an excellent thread on Twitter where Ann of Afrolicious shared some of the music by younger Nigerian artist(e)s that she’d been loving. I found so many amazing new acts there that I had to reach out. We asked Ann to compile a playlist for us, and here we are! Big thanks to Ann; Afrolicious is re-launching soon, so watch out for that. Here’s Ann:
Not Just Pulp is right up my alley. I’m up for any alternative to boring Hallmark cards. We brought you Yobbings from Ghana before, but I’ve found a Nigerian brand with Nigerian humour ~ all made in Nigeria. I’m stoked!
Quality is amazing, design is colourful & vibrant. As we head into card season, I thought to share this amazing discovery with you.
I started following Seun Opabisi on Twitter a while back, and before I discovered that he made films himself, I could tell he knew his stuff about the subject. He has shared a few excellent films with me and I have come to trust his judgment. And so, I’ve asked Seun to share a few of his favourite short films by Nigerian directors that are free to access. Here’s Seun: