A podcast for the African music lover, curating a carefully selected DJ mix of youthful African talent for easier and more targeted music discovery. We don't make the listener work for a good vibe, Moto Moto serves it on a platter. From the hottest Afrobeats, Gqom, Afrobashment, Coupe Decale, Bongo Flava, Afrotrap, Amapiano and more.
Namibia is a talent pool in of itself but it’s already established acts can fly under the radar and I’d put DJ Dreas on that level. An amazing act with a stellar rep and a lethal producer and DJ of note. He finally gave us a follow up to the Tangerine EP and here’s a […]
Nigerian newcomer, Fave, makes her intentions known for 2022 with a new EP titled Riddim 5 containing 5 tracks including the hit, Baby Riddim
Zambian star, Jay Rox, just released yet another album – fresh for 2022 and it’s titled Enigma. Here is a dissection & analysis by MJ Wemoto
I thought I’d share a conversation between Marc Ngotonie and I, where we were discussing some of the African albums released in 2021. We went all in discussing music from up North to down south and everything in between! Happy new year to you all.
DRC’s Afro Congo king, Innoss’B, drops an album to end 2021 and what a great way to end the year! Here is the MJ Wemoto review!
Amapiano powerhouses, Major League DJz, have dropped yet another album – this time to close off 2021 in style after a sterling year. It’s called “Outside” and features some amazing musicians to cast a much-awaited project
Mile – Rasta ft. Marcques RayKaz – Deuce ft. Suhn MJ Wemoto – good mood saka huya Progisthename – MBINGA ft. TRK, Sico ZW, Scar, BlvckSmyth & MJ Wemoto Ris Monteez – Do The Wo ft. R.Peels Takura – Push To Start Beav City – Like This Team Bhoo – Kuzvimbisana ft. Schingy & Seven […]
Mile - Rasta ft. Marcques RayKaz - Deuce ft. Suhn MJ Wemoto - good mood saka huya Progisthename - MBINGA ft. TRK, Sico ZW, Scar, BlvckSmyth & MJ Wemoto Ris Monteez - Do The Wo ft. R.Peels Takura - Push To Start Beav City - Like This Team Bhoo - Kuzvimbisana ft. Schingy & Seven Cadre VI The Law - Mzaya ft. Soko Matemai & Kxng Massey Tkae Chidz - Sor…
Seyi Shay drops her sophomore album, Big Girl, and it’s been much anticipated especially after the huge Gimme Love days. Here’s a review
Ghanaian-British Afrobeats star Eugy drops him much-anticipated EP titled ‘Home Run EP’ following successful singles over the last couple of months. Here’s a review
When Gazza said “Messiah is Coming” he was serious! His new album dropped today and you know I am all over that! I reckon it was the most anticipated album of 2021 in Nam and it had one of the best album rollouts I’ve ever seen, ever.
Ghanaian duo R2Bees is back with a grand new album titled Back 2 Basics after their 2019 offering ‘Site 15’. Here is the MJ Wemoto review
Reekado Banks has been a star for as long as I can remember in the Afrobeats world and he is only 27. He joined the legendary Mavin records in 2014 thereabouts and left about 4 years ago but never missed a beat as a result. He’s putting out work and this sees us get a […]
Zimbabwean star, Tamy Moyo, gives us her new album titled Bvudzijena after a while since she gave us a project following from her debut, The 18th Rollercoaster. Here’s MJ Wemoto’s review
South African afro house king Sun-El Musician gives us his 3rd album titled African Electronic Dance Music and I am here to give you the analytical scoop on what it’s all about!
Here is a review of Ladipoe’s latest EP titled Providence which was released November 5, 2021. A timely drop after the hit Feeling, with Buju. He is making his way in the industry, on his terms. Let’s analyze Providence!
Tanzania’s Rayvanny released a new EP titled New Chui which is his third project in the last year or so! Here’s a review by MJ Wemoto. This is his 3rd project with the Wasafi team and a bit of a surprise drop following his album Sounds From Africa that dropped in February 2021.
3 years after his debut, Afrobeats star, Mayorkun, releases his sophomore album titled ‘Back In Office’. He has been working throughout that time with multiple singles, an EP and a host of features but 2021 has seen him focus on giving us something more. Here is his sophomore album with much promise and of course, […]…
South African upcoming star Young Stunna gives us his debut album titled Notumato released under Piano Hub with Kabza De Small & DJ Maphorisa
Zambia’s Baba Tunde gives us a 7-track EP titled ‘Good Vibes Only Vol 1’ to cement his position is one of the most gifted rappers around making Afro fusion
Malawi’s underground hip hop king, C-Scripture, gave us his third album titled The Third Letter in 2020 and here is a my review
When it comes to music from eSwatini, it’s not very easy to get access to the good stuff online and it’s getting better but one man that has helped that is Lyrikal Busta. I found out about him from his smash hit, Can I Get Your Number’ which became an anthem among the youth of […]
I’ve been a DJ Cleo fan for about 17 years or so and the man seems to find a way to continue being a musical Father Christmas 9Santa Clause) and I love it. I lost count of how many albums he has but he hasn’t starved his fans at all. He is back with a […]
Juls is a name you know in African music and he has one of the most impressive musical CVs I have ever seen on the continent and beyond. The world-renowned British-Ghanaian producer, Juls, dropped his new album titled Sounds of My World the other day and here’s MJ Wemoto’s review
Alikiba is one of the most decorated musicians from Tanzania and for all that work, between 2006 and 2021 he only had 1 album… until now of course. The man just recently released his new album titled Only One King on October 6, 2021 and I am ready to give it a listen and an […]
I always look forward to some Natasha Chansa music but do you know how thrilled I was to learn that she dropped A WHOLE EP the other day! That’s what I live for, here is my analysis of Natasha Chansa’s debut project titled ‘The Genesis EP’
Ariel from Zambia recently dropped a new single titled Broken Hearted featuring Divine and here is my very first (maybe last) individual song review to drop on this podcast! Enjoy
Tems drops her latest EP “If Orange Was A Place” to much good will built by the surprising rise of the song Essence by Wizkid where she features to become the biggest African song right now. We know Tems has such a unique take on music but what will this EP deliver? Let’s find out
Stella Mwangi has had a good decade in the game with some of the best music placements to feature on major television and for brands. She drops a new project titled Eyes Off Me after about 3 years since her last one, Kinanda
Wizkid is as relaxed as they come while his music undoubtedly ignites a fire in most of us. He shows tremendous poise and patience by dropping a deluxe version of Made In Lagos following a strong year with the original project. Take this journey with me as I share a few thoughts about this new […]
I love discovering amazing talents from the continent and RIMON has been a recent favourite of mine. I don’t come across much music from Eritrea or its diaspora but RIMON is a rare find. Talk about timing and her new EP, Digital Tears, came out at the right time for me. Unexpected as usual but […]
The new Tiwa Savage EP Water & Garri is out in the universe and there’s some interesting thoughts and feelings around it. I have my say too, total MJ Wemoto style so here’s is my take on the project!
Jizzle is no stranger to success in the music industry and he is probably the most popular young Gambian artist right now. This is his third EP after The Next Big Thing in 2018, Scorpion Vol 1 in 2020 and also his debut album Finally in 2019. I am expectamt for what this new offering […]
Sarkodie needs no introduction, hell, man is a legend and when it comes to Ghanaian and African Hip Hop he is Top 3, if not Top 1. We were in dire need of an album from him so this is a welcome development after No Pressure was delayed a few weeks following sample clearance issues!
Tshego is the USA-born South African R&B trap king who signed with Family Tree in 2015 and has been part of some of the biggest hits out of South Africa since then. The star has finally dropped his 3 track project for 2021 titled 3 Piece and his fans cannot stop smiling from ear to […]
I have been following Ya Levis for some years and I always knew I’d do a review for something he’s worked on. I’ve come really close to doing that in the past but I can’t remember why I didn’t. Maybe life happened, I don’t know. The DR Congo born artist, who’s 24 years old has […]
Sweet and Short was the first and only Cassper Nyovest project I have reviewed and that was waaay back in 2019 and 2 years later he has dropped the 2.0 version on Sweet and Short which came unexpectedly but rightly planned after the strength of singles such as Angisho Guys and Siyathandana which is his […]…
Nandy is one of the most decorated artists out of Tanzania in recent times. That was cemented after her 2018 album titled The African Princess and she has been known as royalty in East African music circles because if her voice is on a track, there’s every chance it turns to gold. Nandy just dropped […]…
When an artist has released 9 studio albums you think what else do they have to give? And some may ask the question of Olamide but the man has been discovering new highs just about every year when many aren’t so sure any more. He has dropped a new album today titled UY Scuti and […]
I wanted to review something totally different this week and I came across an artist by the name of Groovy JO who’s from Kenya. She’s a rapper and her discography seems to begin early 2020 and I gave it a go and well… here’s a review for her mixtape called The Groovy Way.
Dip Doundou Guiss is undoubtedly the king of the hip hop scene that side and has been for a good 5 years since his 2016 debut. He recently dropped a 3 track single/EP which I am thrilled to review today. It’s titled “Bonus Track”
Manal is one of the Moroccan artists I discovered in the last 3 years while doing the Moto Moto Podcast and she instantly became a favourite of mine through the song Taj which is one of her Top 3 hits since she came onto the scene in 2015. She’s finally dropped her debut album titled […]
Here we go! Zambian stars Holstar and Ariel decided to bless us with an EP out of the blue – well not exactly – but I’m here for it!
Josey a.k.a Diva was revealed to the general public in 2012 thanks to Castel Live Opéra, an African competition intended to detect young vocal talents and broadcast on televisions in 10 countries in Africa. Since then she has made it a point to drop music going on an impressive run between 2016 and now in […]…
I discovered Blxckie late last year on the song Big Time Sh’lappa featuring LUCASRAP$ and I was mad at myself for missing out on the man who clearly got next in SA after Nasty C. I know that’s a big call but hear me out. Listen to the rest of this review and I explain […]
Here is an album review podcast for the new project by AnjelCity2 titled Sunlight, which a collection of beats from the producer’s archive.
Bensoul was the first act signed to Sol Generation Records which was founded by Kenyan supergroup, Sauti Sol. He is a multi-talented guy from singing, songwriting, being an instrumentalist who plays a number of instruments, to producing… Bensoul does it all and he does it very well. His life is music and here is a […]…
Shekhinah has had one of the most amazing careers in music and it comes as no surprise that her new album was much anticipated after a 4 year wait for fans. So, did she make it worthwhile or what?
A-Reece is a 24-year old award-winning South African rapper, songwriter and producer that has been in the game since around 2015 with his first album release in 2016 for the critically acclaimed project, Paradise. A few weeks back he dropped a mixtape titled TTTM = Today’s Tragedy, Tomorrow’s Memory just to whet your appetite for […]…
I first learnt about Holy Ten when he dropped the video for Ndaremerwa where he made his name stick with a whole generation of music lovers. What made that song in particular resonate is Holy Ten’s storytelling prowess in capturing the bleak reality of Zimbabwe’s youth, granted the video was an amazing edit with some […]…