As a part of BBC Radio 1Xtra’s Afrobeats Week, the urban music station invited a number of fast-rising African-born hip hop artistes (including Nigerian rapper Ice Prince) to perform songs from their repertoire live in its Maida Vale studios accompanied by African house band The Rhythms. Here’s a video of Ghanaian-English emcee Donae’o and Nigerian-born UK rapper Sneakbo (real name Agassi Odusina) pulling off a remix/reinvention of D’banj’s massive Afrobeats hit, ‘Oliver Twist’. Will someone please call Don Jazzy?
And just in case you missed it, we’ve included the footage of Ice Prince’s live ‘Oleku’ performance:
Photo credit: BBC Radio 1Xtra