LONDON, UK (Top40 Charts)
Featuring 30 of the biggest Afrobeats songs of the year, Choice FM and DJ Abrantee have brought together, the very best artists and musician in the genre of Afrobeats music in what can only be described as the best and most exciting compilation release of the year. Expect nothing but the hits from your favourite Afrobeats stars such as D'Banj, P-Square, Wande Coal, R2Bees, Atumpan and Naeto C amongst many others.
Joining these Afrobeats heavyweights on this hugely anticipated Choice FM compilation are some of the finest and most sought after UK and International artists of 2012 including Conor Maynard, Neyo, Lemar
and Tinchy Stryder
who appears courtesy of his brand new collaboration with veteran Ghanaian group R2Bees titled "Believe Me
". U.K R&B star Lemar
- who has had a resurgent 2012 with one of the best R&B albums of the year - links up with U.K Afrobeats rising star Skob for the Afrostar Afrobeats Remixof his latest single "The First Time". Afrostar also works his remix magic on Conor Maynard's chart-topping single "Turn Around
" featuring Neyo…
Alongside these exclusive collaborations and massive remixes, Choice FM's Afrobeats The Ultimate Collection boasts some of the biggest tunes of 2012, from "Chop My Money" by P-Square, "Carolina
" by Sauce Kid and one of the biggest Afrobeats tunes to come out from the UK, "Boom Boom Tah" by Mista Silva featuring Flava, Kwamz and Skob to Davido's "Dami Duro", Iyanya's "Your Waist and the remix featuring D'Banj.
With Afrobeats music continuing to reshape the global music landscape and move further into the mainstream in 2012, the world is sitting up and paying attention to the genre's every move. Choice FM and DJ Abrantee have been right at the forefront of this revolution, especially with their pioneering Afrobeats Radio
Show which has been bringing the very best of Afrobeats to its UK audiences every week since April 2011 and now with the release of Afrobeats The Ultimate Collection, Choice FM continues to be at the very cutting edge of propagating Afrobeats music to the world.
Hosting this Choice FM compilation is none other than DJ Abrantee who has been one of the leading faces in the UK Afrobeats scene. His hunger and passion for Afrobeats music knows no bounds as he continues to champion the genre and bring it further to the attention of more mainstream and far-reaching audiences all over the country.
His last compilation mixtape caused a massive stir in the UK and featured the best New Afrobeats song which went on to become massive hits in 2012, like D'Banj's "Oliver Twist
", May7ven's "Ten Ten" and "The Thing" by Atumpan - with mainstream media such as The Guardian, Evening Standard and CNN all wanting a piece of the superstar DJ and Afrobeats music. Second time around, DJ Abrantee has gone one better as this brand new compilation will prove to be even bigger and better with massive hits, exclusive collaborations and a bevy of international stars - Conor Maynard, Neyo, Lemar, Tinchy Stryder
- all featured on Afrobeats The Ultimate Collection.
Whether you're a huge fan of Afrobeats music, a new listener of the genre or are simply looking for infectious dance music that will enthral and captivate you, this compilation has everything that you need! From the classic tunes that defined 2012 to the future hits for 2013, Afrobeats The Ultimate Collection has it all and for everyone too!
Afrobeats The Ultimate Collection is officially released on January 7, 2013
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