About the curator - Sakhile Ka (SK) Nkambule

Sakhile Ka (SK) Nkambule musicto Playlist Curator

Sakhile nicknamed ‘SK’ is a music collector from Springs, South Africa. An avid lover of music with a music collection that he began in his first year of varsity. An Industrial Engineer by profession, Sakhile has always had a love for music and is dedicated to looking for fresh new music to add to his collection. Coming from a family of music lovers alike Sakhile grew up listening to a large variety of music ranging from House, Hip-Hop, R&B, Choir, Traditional Music, Soul and Jazz. Sakhile is currently working on creating an event where music collectors can come and play music they have found for music lovers. You can find him on Twitter and Instagram.

Lose Yourself – Roho

2 March 2021

Ephemeral is an ode to a transformative period in my life-about a summer that changed everything. The water-themed record fully allows Roho to explore his signature brand of cool, sexual and spiritual whilst revealing more layers of his vulnerability. Ephemeral works as significant introduction to those unknowing of this alt-R&B act’s work and this episode finds Roho telling us all about the inspiration behind it.

Like I Do – Jay Trigga

9 February 2021

Jay Trigga is versatile and his sound varies from Trap to Afro-Pop. In his words; “I do music as a way to channel my emotions as well as inspire and better the lives of people around me, I hope with my music I’ll be able to bring hope to the Zambian youth that anything is possible and change lives, I feel its upon me to bring joy and hope for a better day”, he aims at changing the game internationally having worked with artists from China, Nigeria, Namibia.

First in Line – Thando

18 January 2021

First in Line comes of her debut EP titled ‘A Force To Be Reckoned With’ which explores self-discovery through beautiful melodies and lyrics and touches on a love that one can only wish to experience.

Sunday – lordkez

12 January 2021

“It’s difficult to classify myself in the “typical way” people expect, I feel like with me, you will always get a musical experience, I will always put my heart into the music I make and I will always push the boundaries, I exist like that” – lordkez

Your New Girl – Y’akoto

30 November 2020

Your New Girl is a perfect introduction to the Urban Afro Playlist.

Stay Tru – Nu Edison

12 October 2020

Stay Tru is a song by hip hop artist Nu Edison. Nu Edison is a rapper and songwriter based in Johannesburg, South Africa. His musical influences include Jazz, R&B, Hip Hop, & Afro Pop.

Give You All – King Lekan

22 September 2020

“Give You All” serves as King Lekan’s way of stepping out of the shadows as he is looking to establish himself as a frontline artist, songwriter, and producer. He doesn’t stray from his Nigerian roots and infuses that undeniable West African groove into the foundation of the track.

Jar–Art Bishups

8 September 2020

Though the band was founded in 2018, with a mission of speaking truth to each members’ own experiences — “bishops give out orders… they spread the gospel” — its core brotherhood dates back to Halo and Dan’s high school days.


24 August 2020

Her lyrical dexterity, unique voice and exceptional style has marked Amaarae as a global artist, putting her ahead of the curve and making her an artist to look forward to in the coming years.

Perfect Girl – Melo B Jones

17 August 2020

Perfect Girl is a boom-bap soul song by singer Melo B Jones. The song is from her 2017 EP titled ‘The Start’. Melo B Jones is one of the most unique voices on the Johannesburg underground scene…

Africa – Seba Kaapstad

11 August 2020

Africa is a neo-soul song by quartet called Seba Kaapstad. Seba Kaapstad is a multi-national neo-soul quartet comprised of a South African, a Swazi, and two Germans. They summon the most powerful manifestation of creativity: music that represents an idea…

PEAK – Doou$hii

4 August 2020

PEAK is a hip-hop song by South African producer and rapper DoouShii. DoouShii (pronounced: dough-shee) 21 year old South African artist born and raised in Pretoria. DoouShii does what he knows best to portray the authenticity and versatility of his city through his choice of sounds, cadences and approach to music in general…

Necessary – DRB LasGidi

28 July 2020

Necessary is a hip hop song by Nigerian musical group DRB LasGidi. It was formed in 2007 and includes members: Boj, Teezee, and Fresh L…

On My Line – Malachi

20 July 2020

On My Line is an R&B song by singer Malachi. Malachi, was born in Zimbabwe, in the city of Harare, and is currently based in Johannesburg, South Africa where he grew up…

Love Things – Raspy

8 July 2020

Love Things is an R&B song by South African upcoming singer-songwriter, Raspy. The song is new age and is about the love Raspy feels for her partner…

In This Room – Lavaud

30 June 2020

In This Room is an R&B song by singer Lavaud. The London-born Mauritian singer-songwriter’s new song follows her recent collaboration with Nigerian artist Reekado Banks…

Free – TÖME

22 June 2020

Free is an Afro-Fusion song by singer TÖME. TÖME is a French-Canadian and Nigerian artist born in Montreal and currently based in the city of Ontario, where she was raised and has lived in her whole life…

Famous – Dibi

9 June 2020

Famous is a Hip-Hop song by South African artist Dibi. Dibi is a breaking out musician who hails from the coast of the Eastern Cape…

Great Day – Jay Luse

1 June 2020

“Great Day” is a song by Hip Hop artist Jay Luse. The song is of his 2019 EP with fellow artist J08’s titled Luse08’s…

Love Yourself – Elizée

26 May 2020

“Love Yourself“ is a R&B song by Johannesburg based artist and producer Elizée. Elizée, is of Congolese descent currently based within Johannesburg, South Africa…

London – Tomi Agape

19 May 2020

London is an Afro Soul/Fusion song by British-Nigeria Alté singer Tomi Agape. The smooth and mellow track is the second track set to appear on her upcoming EP due for release later this month…

No Smoke – Indigo Stella

12 May 2020

“No Smoke” is a Hip Hop song by upcoming rapper Indigo Stella. Indigo Stella is an 18 year old upcoming, Johannesburg based rapper, singer and producer…

Happy With You – Terrianne Iraki

5 May 2020

“Happy With You” is a R&B song by Terrianne Iraki, a 22-year-old Kenyan born Nairobi raised singer/songwriter…

Sweet Seduction – KaeB

21 April 2020

“Sweet Seduction” is a song by South African producer KaeB and it features singer Marcus Harvey.

Away – Oxlade

14 April 2020

“Away” is an Afrobeat song by Nigerian, Lagos based singer Oxlade. Oxlade is currently one of the young new acts tagged to change face of the Nigerian and African music industry…


6 April 2020

PARTYHOUSE is a Hip Hop song by South African Producer and recording artist, pH Raw X. pH is a heavyweight Beat Maker, Music Producer and Recording Artist…

Problem – Thato Jessica

31 March 2020

Problem is an R&B song by the songstress Thato Jessica Mataboge. Thato Jessica is a 25 year old spirited flamboyant singer/songwriter who originates from Botswana, with a voice that matches her personality…

I Just Wanna Know – Elaine

22 March 2020

“I Just Wanna Know” is an R&B song by 20 year old South African R&B/Trap-Soul singer/songwriter Elaine. Elaine’s music is inspired mostly by her experiences, and the experiences of those she loves…

See Me – Xenia Manasseh

17 March 2020

“See Me” is a R&B track by Kenya’s fast rising star Xenia Manasseh. The song comes off her Falling Apart EP which dropped in October 2019.

If Dem Tell Me – Jeff Tha Rula

25 February 2020

“If Dem Tell Me” is an Afrobeats song by Nigerian artist Jeff Tha Rula. The song explores Jeff’s love interest and blends the message smoothly with a beautiful beat…

Honestly – Nnashe & DJ Speedsta

11 February 2020

“Honestly” is a soulful track by the young Zimbabwean singer/songwriter Nnashe…

Phases – YoursTruly

4 February 2020

Phases is a R&B/Soulful song by young South African producer YoursTruly. YoursTruly is based in Johannesburg and has been producing music for the past 5 years…

Friday Night – Higo

20 January 2020

Friday Night is an Afrobeat song by Nigerian producer Higo. It is the first official release by the producer. The vibe of this song is directly linked to the title of the song ‘Friday Night’…

Jonny – Bbymolly

10 December 2019

An amazing track submission from the talented singer songwriter, Bbymolly. “Jonny” is the debut single by Bbymolly which is a seductive, summer-themed afrobeat track that sets the mood for a trance-like dance with a partner…

Sunshine – Muzi

3 December 2019

Sunshine is a youthful song by producer Muzi, for his sounds that combine Afrobeat, hip-hop, electronic music, kwaito and other genres…

No Games – Africa Express

19 November 2019

No Games is an collaborative electro afro beat song which features a variety of artists namely; Sho Madjozi, Moonchild Sanelly, Ghetts, Radio 123, POTE & Muzi. The song features on the organisations fifth album titled EGOLI…

800 minutes – Sio

12 November 2019

800 minutes is an electro-soul song by model and singer Sio. Sio’s singing style is old school and her unique writing style is one that tells stories adequately as her voice delivers effortlessly…

Oh My My – Ami Faku

5 November 2019

Oh My My is an Afro-Soul song by the ‘Modern Afro-Soul’ singer Ami Faku. The song is sung bilingually with mixtures of English and Xhosa. Ami Faku is one of South Africa’s fastest rising stars…

Wetin Day – Odunsi (The Engine)

28 October 2019

Wetin Day is an Afrofusion song by the young producer and singer from Lagos, Nigeria – Odunsi (The Engine). The song can be perfectly defined as a summertime classic…

Like Tu Danz – Juls

15 October 2019

Like Tu Danz is an Afrobeats song by Ghanaian-British based producer and Disc Jockey, Juls which features Ms Banks, Kida Kudz & PA Salieu which is off his newly released innovative project called ‘Colour’ EP…

Party Don’t Stop – Camp Mulla

7 October 2019

“Party Don’t Stop” is a club banger by Nairobi based hip hop group, Camp Mulla. The song gives of a summer party vibe which is evident in the youthfulness of the group. The group rose to prominence with the release of the debut single “Party Don’t Stop” on 31 August 2010

NaLingi – Manu Worldstar

1 October 2019

NaLingi is an Afro-Pop song by South African-born Congolese hip-hop artist Manu WorldStar. The song is dedicated to the beauty of African women. “What I am talking about is actually what I am going through right now. She is the one. If I could pour my heart out to a chick, this is what it would sound like…

Black Butterfly – Mpho Sebina

23 September 2019

Black Butterfly is a neo-soul song track by Botswana born singer-songwriter Mpho Sebina with the sonic facets of the new generation of melancholic trap-soul. The song is a fan and radio favourite from her 2017 debut EP, Neo. On the song she asks the black butterfly questions like where it is going to and what it’s going to do…

Addicted – VanJess

16 September 2019

A sultry R&B song by the Nigerian-American R&B duo composed of sisters Ivana and Jessica Nwokike. The song was released as a single as a lead up their debut album Silk Canvas. According to the duo “‘Addicted’ represents the more R&B and Hip-Hop side to their album…

Purple Rain – Shane Eagle

4 September 2019

A smooth Hip Hop song by South African rapper Shane Eagle. The song Purple Rain coming out of his 2018 EP, Never Grow Up., is a true reflection to the new sound to Hip Hop coming out of Africa. In the song Eagle touches on questions and realizations when it comes to the journey of life and how things have changed for him…

Colour of You – Kabomo

13 August 2019

In my people’s quest for true freedom
I pray that we unmasked ourselves from everything that allows us to love
‘cos love is true freedom
And that’s what freedom is…

Afro Golden Line – Amir Bresler

13 August 2019

The Afro Golden Line is a song by Israeli drummer Amir Bresler and is a true reflection of jazz music in which he was exposed to from the age of 15. The song is a smooth blend which carries you through with beautiful arrangement. The result has lead Amir to be the most sought after drummer in the Israeli Jazz scene…