Acoustic Night at Babi’s Bistro

Breakfast Show radio host Dawit Betseha at 105.3 Afro FM is has a bar and restaurant…

Nipsey Hussle: A Stolen Future

by Mary Mulugeta Asseratte Nipsey Hussle, the Eritrean Grammy nominated rapper and entrepreneur, was fatally shot in…

Music Composing Business Blooms, Despite Hurdles

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – For a young man, born and raised in a military family, a career…

An Interview with Mulatu Astatke, the Father of Ethio-Jazz

Ethiopian musician (piano, organ, vibraphone, and percussion), composer, and arranger Mulatu Astatke (the name is spelled Astatqé on…

Music Legend Maritu Legesse releases new album Yigemasheral

Without a doubt one of Ethiopia’s most talented and celebrated traditional music singers Maritu Legesse released…

Fine-tuning traditional instruments

Traditional music and musical instruments no longer hold an esteemed place in urban lifestyle of Ethiopia;…

Pivot of Ethio Jazz

Mulatu Astatike, the 74-year-old father of Ethio-Jazz, is a musician, composer and arranger of a unique…

Budding Music Video Market

Hope Entertainment, Lomi, Minewshewa and DireTube currently dominate the online streaming music video market in Ethiopia.…

Grammys 2018: The Weeknd Wins Best Urban Contemporary Album

Starboy beat out albums by Childish Gambino, SZA, 6LACK, and Khalid. The Weeknd has won Best Urban Contemporary…