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Decoding and Rating the Lyrics(DRL): Big G Baba – Solution Dey

Hey there CB Readers! Hope y’all are kicking healthily strong. One of the many challenges the 237 music industry is facing nowadays is her inability to produce artists with lyrical strength that can pierce the heart of time. With most artists focusing on the money, the value of music is gradually fading. Perusing the archives of 237’s musical stratosphere, one can’t help but reminisce about the wonders of ancient tracks like ‘Trouver la Vie, Pourquoi Papa a taper mama, Associe, Rosi Muna, Sous Prefect, Lettre a James, Tamanjong, C’est la vie, juventus, etc.’ At CB, we thought it wise to calling…

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Was Stanley Enow in the right frame of mind when he made the statement?

Stanley Enow

In the 70s, the Douala based  Makossa style dominated the scenes in Cameroon! In 1972, Manu Dibango released his much acclaimed  funky hybrid “Soul Makossa” which at the time and beyond, was the greatest musical export from Cameroon as its popular chant “Mamasay mamasa mamakusa” touched the souls of both Michael Jackson and Rihanna so much so that, they had to incorporate it in their respective lyrics of: “Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin” and “Don’t Stop The Music”. Makossa evolved into an urban, electric and dance rhythm beat which later morphed into “Pop Makossa” championed by the likes of: Eboa Lotin, Manu Dibango,…

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Skiezy Ayenkea on MCMG’s Spotlight

Focus on Skiezy Ayenkea Skiezy Ayenkea is a Diaspora based Cameroonian Rapper who recently travelled back home to stamp his footprint in the country’s showbiz soil.  He has done superb covers and freestyle and he thinks it’s about time he stamps and seals his position in the industry by working none stop to ensure his album “The Chase” get released before the year runs out. Just like young Holiday and Wan Shey, Skiezy Ayenkea; is also a rapper with a broad mind, a good lyricist, a lyrical coder and decoder. He has been in the game as early as 1999, but…

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Cameroon Diaspora Music Awards (CDMA): Meet the Nominees (Part 2)

And the Nominees are… Following the first list of nominees published for the CDMA, here comes another. As  we get ready to set the records straight come July 2018 at the Kapital Building, UK, it wouldn’t be fair to create an unnecessary loop. It is only fair to get you familiar with the nominees and prepare your minds for the finale. We will take you through a gradual process of introduction so that you get to know each and everyone of the talents nominated for CDMA 2018. Mixer is a Cameroonian Soul, Pop and Afro beat singer/songwriter whose enchanting sound…

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Wan Shey on MCMG’s Spotlight

wan Shey

FOCUS ON WAN SHEY; THE KAMER RAPPER WITH AN ABSTRACT MINDSET Wan Shey is the “Status Update” hit maker, an outstanding Kamer rapper who is off the wack lyrical lane. “Status Update” the video; which went viral both home and abroad was an additional red feather on this epic rapper’s black cap of fame as it held fans, lovers of good music and other talented artists spellbound. Young holiday, another talented rapper felt it touched his soul and had to appreciate by writing a letter of  bars to Wan Shey. Before the release of the much acclaimed “Status Update”, Wan Shey…

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Delphine Itambi; The Frank Rajah Arase Of Cameroon Movie Industry

Dear CB readers, today, we bring to your reading pleasure: a unique personality with a deep mind, an outstanding movie director, producer and screen-player who dares to think out of the box, a loving, supportive and charismatic damsel. Whose favorite colour is red and currently single! Hiya, readers, I caught up with the beautiful and multi talented “Itambi Delphine” on Whatsapp and had an in depth interview with her. Get yourself a combo of pop corn and some juice while she thrills and educates you with her: experiences, adventures and motivation as a film maker.    🙂 Itambi Delphine is…

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Cameroon Diaspora Music Awards (CDMA): Meet the Nominees (Part 1)

And the Nominees are… As  we get ready to set the records straight come July 2018 at the Kapital Building, UK, it wouldn’t be fair to create an unnecessary loop. It is but only fair to get you familiar with the nominees and prepare your minds for the finale. We will take you through a gradual process of introduction so that you get to know each and everyone of the talents nominated for CDMA 2018. Julz is a UK Afrobeats artist with a Cameroonian origin signed to Afru Music Entertainment. His genre of music Afro pop originates from a fusion…

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Recognition of Excellence: Cameroon Diaspora Music Awards (CDMA)

There are a lot of actors in the music industry in Cameroon, home and abroad, but a few stand out in the crowd. The maiden event for recognition of excellence from artists of Cameroonian origin in the diaspora is set to kick off come July, 2018. CDMA 2018 (Cameroon Diaspora Music Awards 2018)  is here to stay. Everything you need to know about this event is right here  ➡ http://www.cameroondiasporaawards.com/ The brain behind the upcoming event is none other than the 32 year old Don Larry Wa Motoko. Don is the founding CEO of Cameroon diaspora music awards. He holds a…

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