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On the latest installment of “Best New Ghana Music“, we cover hot releases across the Afrobeats & Ghana music scene, including Gyakie, Kweku Darlinghton , Laycon, Medikal, Jorja Smith, KiDi, Lyrical Joe and more.


Gyakie – Need Me

Ghanaian singer and songwriter Jackline Acheampong, known professionally as Gyakie, has released a new single titled ‘Need Me’ today, August 6th 2021. The soul-stirring singer who is having a great run with her single ‘Forever‘ from her Seed EP, which was released in August 2020, has followed up with a soothing mid-tempo afro-fused tune tagged ‘Need Me’, produced by the talented Ghanaian beatmaker Sosa.

Kweku Darlinghton ft. Laycon & Medikal – Aketesia

Budding Ghanaian music act has released the audio and video for his song ‘Aketesia’, which features Nigerian talented rapper Laycon and Ghanaian hip-hop act Medikal.

The hip-hop tune Produced by Ghanaian beatmaker JayScratch, is a an hip-hop bop that also falls under the afropop category.

 Jorja Smith & GuiltyBeat – All of This

English singer & songwriter Jorja Smith links up with Ghanaian producer GuiltyBeatz for the beautifully delivered Amapiano/Afro-house song. A decent effort by Jorja Smith, who taps into the raving African genre.

Medikal – Mask Off

Ghanaian Award-winning rapper, Medikal, showcases his lyrical prowess on the Unklebeatz produced freestyle tagged ‘Mask Off’.



Stokley ft KiDi – Woman

American singer-songwriter, Stokley, connects with Ghana’s Golden Boy, KiDi, to deliver a soothing R’n’B song titled ‘Woman’.

The song is off Stokley’s upcoming album ‘Sankofa’, produced by heavyweights like Shakespear, S.Dot, and Stokley.


Lyrical Joe – 5th August

Ghana’s talented rapper, Lyrical Joe, makes a return with his annual flagship rap freestyle dubbed ‘5th August’. Produced by Phredxter, the fifth part of the usual fresstyle was dropped on the rapper’s birthday.

And there you have it for this week on Best New Naija Music this week with Gyakie, Kweku Darlinghton , Laycon, Medikal, Jorja Smith, KiDi, Lyrical Joe, and others

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