In early March of this year, German Nigerian singer Nneca released her fifth studio album, entitled “My Fairy Tales”.
On this occasion, the German edition of Der Tagesspiegel asked the singer about her new album, about the life of an ordinary African in the diaspora and about political problems in Nigeria.
“My new album is called“ My Fairy Tales. ”In it I talk about duality, love and its two sides, about its polarity. I talk about the life of an ordinary African in the Diaspora from my point of view, about the obstacles that Africans face us. About all those who lived at home in Africa, and then moved to Europe. In general, we are talking about immigration and everything related to it. I also talk about political Continue reading
Inspired by the strange duet of Kesha and Iggy Pop, the editors of the German branch of Rolling Stone magazine wondered what other dubious musical collaborations were.
Having rummaged through the archives, they compiled a list including Willy Nelson in collaboration with Snoop Dogg, Kylie Minogue in a duet with the frog Kermit, Frank Sinatra with Bono, and others.
1. Willie Nelson & Snoop Dogg – “Superman”
Nelson and Snoop Dogg recorded together more than once: Nelson sang in the track “Superman” on Snoop’s 2011 album “Doggumentary”, a little later Snoop Dogg took revenge in “Roll Me And Smoke When I Die” singing with Nelson, Chris Kristofferson and Jamie Johnson . Yes, you read it right: Snoop Continue reading
Marina Lambrini Diamandis worships the reckless front-women from indie and rock groups, and she makes pop music herself.
While in 2012 she adhered to the image of an extravagant bubblegum princess, on “Froot” she shows her talent as a songwriter and creates a whole garden of electronic music, where, however, there is an entrance to guitars. Lena Ackermann met with Diamandis in Berlin.
Anyone who dives deep into the world of Marina And The Diamonds from the Froot album will end up in a fluorescent orchard, where instead of Granny Smith apples grow cherries from the One-armed Bandit. In the title track of the album, Marina brings out sweet-voiced trills like “Frohohohot”, turning into flirty Continue reading