Gambian-US based singer, Mariam is the most popular Gambian musician on Facebook and possibly the first ever to accumulate more than 20,000 fans on the social networking site.
She surprisingly beat out household names like Singateh (374 fans), Gee (947 fans) Rebellion Dâ€™Recaller (3,555 fans) and even top Senegalese mbalax
The Gambian community in Sweden were in a frenzy of excitement when 14-year old Awa Santesson-Sey won Swedenâ€™s first X Factor. This is a television music contest created by British music mogul Simon Cowell. It is held in different countries in the world.
Awa was born in Sweden to a
Gambia is beginning to dig the influx of stylish female singers. Nancy Nanz is not the greatest singer, but sheâ€™s a stunner. Nana Mboob is also trying to catch some attention.
But Cess Ngom is clearly the most stylish of 2012. She brought style and class to the music industry
Itâ€™s true! Gambia is the reggae capital of Africa. The country has hosted some of the worldâ€™s finest reggae musicians. In April, 2013, the award-winning reggae singer and producer, Everton Blender will land at the Banjul International Airport for his first appearance at the Independence Stadium.
The scheduled date for
ST is one of the many Gambian rappers, who are determined to reach the top spot. Recently, he released a new video Njunku and this video has unquestionably catapulted him into the spotlight and made him one of the artists to watch in 2013.
Njunkuis currently generating serious buzz in
Itâ€™s not a joke; a new Gee (Gibou Bala-Gaye) music era is upon us. The popular rapper has just released a video for his highly praised song Bull Falleh Nyee and this was followed by the launching of the album That Feeling. And Gambians are loving it!
The music video sees