Afrobeat: The Global Love Affair with the New Bride of Music
In recent years, a vibrant and infectious rhythm has taken the world by storm, captivating listeners from all corners of the globe. Afrobeat, a genre that originated in Nigeria and has its roots deeply embedded in the cultural heritage of West Africa, has become the new bride loved worldwide. With its irresistible fusion of traditional African music, jazz, funk, and highlife, Afrobeat has transcended borders, capturing the hearts and souls of music enthusiasts across continents.
THE INFLUENCE OF BROKEN/PIDGIN ENGLISH IN NIGERIAN MUSIC
In our relentless pursuit of progress, we often overlook the origins of certain phenomena. Communication, a vital aspect of human evolution in various domains such as life, business, and education, deserves contemplation. In the early stages of human existence, music served as a means of communication rather than solely for pleasure. Bells, drums, horns, and human voices were employed to transmit messages across great distances.