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Celebrating Afrobeats!

3 hours
First broadcast:
Monday 07 May 2012

Sarah-Jane celebrates the world of afrobeats with a huge selection of music including special live session tracks from Lethal B and Donaeo.

This week's Hottie of the Week is cutie Solomon Kalou.

Who is Stella Mwangi? We find out more about the Kenyan singer, songwriter and rapper!

Plus Sarah launches this week's Sarah-Jane Smash which comes from Sudanese musician Emmanuel Jal.

Music Played

35 items
  • Image for Calvin Harris

    Calvin Harris Let's Go vs Ngoma (feat. Ne-Yo)

  • Image for Nneka

    Nneka Shining Star (Joe Goddard Remix)


  • Image for Fuse ODG

    Fuse ODG Azonto (feat. Itz Tiffany)

    Featured Artist: Itz Tiffany.

  • Image for P-Square

    P-Square Chop My Money (Remix)

    Square Records

  • Image for KOF

    KOF Child Of The Ghetto

    Nothin But The Music

  • Image for Wale

    Wale and Gucci Mane Pretty Girls

    Roc Nation

  • Image for Sway

    Sway Pli Bel vs Level Up (T1 ABD)

  • Image for Donae'o

    Donae'o Devil In A Blue Dress (1Xtra Edit)

    Zephron Ent

  • Image for Estelle

    Estelle American Boy


  • Image for Crazy Cousinz

    Crazy Cousinz and Calista Bongo Jam

    White Label

  • Image for Camp Mulla

    Camp Mulla Party Don't Stop

  • Image for DJ Fresh

    DJ Fresh DJ Fresh - Tell Me Baby Vs Hot Right Now (feat. Rita Ora)

  • Image for Wizkid

    Wizkid Don't Dull

  • Image for D'banj

    D'banj Fall In Love

  • Image for Prince Nico Mbarga & Rocafil Jazz
  • Image for Dizzee Rascal

    Dizzee Rascal, Calvin Harris and Chrome Dance With Me (feat. Calvin Harris & Chrome)

    Dirtee Stank

  • Image for Bollie

    Bollie Kiss The Bride

  • Image for DJ Cndo & Azaelia Banks

    DJ Cndo & Azaelia Banks Terminator Vs 212

  • Image for Skepta

    Skepta Make Peace Not War

    3 Beat

  • Image for KOF

    KOF Looking At Me (Orekey Mix)

  • Image for Anané & Mr. V

    Anané & Mr. V Anané & Mr. V - Let Me Love You

  • Image for Wizkid

    Wizkid Tease Me

  • Image for Ice Prince & Labrinth

    Ice Prince & Labrinth Oleku Vs Last Time

  • Image for Akon

    Akon I Can't Wait (feat. T-Pain)

    Featured Artist: T-Pain.

  • Image for R2Bees

    R2Bees Kiss Your Hand (feat. Wande Coal)

    Featured Artist: Wande Coal.

  • Image for Lethal B & Ice Prince

    Lethal B & Ice Prince Rack City (Afrobeats Live Session)

  • Image for Lethal Bizzle

    Lethal Bizzle Not A Saint (Afrobeats Live Session) (feat. Donaeo)

  • Image for Blak Twang & Est'elle

    Blak Twang & Est'elle Trixsta

    Trixsta, Bad Magic

  • Image for Black Coffee

    Black Coffee and Bucie Superman

  • Image for Jason Derulo

    Jason Derulo It Girl Vs Precioso (DJ Edu Mix)

  • Image for B.o.B

    B.o.B Douce Vs So Good

  • Image for Fantasia

    Fantasia Free Yourself (David Harness & Charles Spencer Afro Mix)

    Free Yourself, J Records, 1

  • Image for Stella Mwangi

    Stella Mwangi Stella Mwangi Interview

  • Image for Tinie Tempah

    Tinie Tempah and Labrinth Frisky

    EMI Music UK

  • Image for Magic System

    Magic System Premier Gaou


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