Nneka – Heartbeat


Nneka is a half Nigerian half German singer that grew up in Africa but moved to Germany at 18. Starting with the year 2003 she began collaborating with DJ Farhot in Hamburg. In 2005 her debut album “Victim of Truth” is released and in 2008 her second album “No longer at ease”. Her music is a complex melange of hip-hop, afro beat, dub, soul and reggae. Her beautiful and special voice comes to complete this mix. The result is a surprisingly beautiful and interesting style that made me recommend her to all of you!



The uncomfortable truth



Tags: , , , , , ,

One Response to “Nneka – Heartbeat”

  1. Crystal Chase Says:

    We have recently become fans of your blog here at Art Meets Commerce, and so we would like to cordially invite you to attend a complimentary performance of Fela! An Afrobeat Musical at 37 ARTS (450 W. 37th St btw 9th & 10th avenues).

    Choreographed and Staged by Bill T. Jones

    Based on the life of Fela Kuti

    In this new musical, directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Bill T. Jones with a book by Jim Lewis and arrangements by Aaron Johnson and Antibalas, audiences are welcomed into the extravagant, decadent and rebellious world of Afrobeat legend Fela Kuti. Using his pioneering music (a blend of jazz, funk and African rhythm and harmonies), Fela! explores Kuti’s controversial life as artist, political activist and revolutionary musician. Featuring many of Fela Kuti’s most captivating songs and Bill T. Jones’s imaginative staging, this new show is a provocative hybrid of concert, dance and musical theater.

    Please Choose a Date:

    Tuesday, August 26thth at 7pm
    Wednesday, August 27th at 8pm
    Thursday, August 28th at 8pm

    For rapid confirmation please respond to jglaub@artmeetscommerce.net. Please include whether or not you will be bringing a guest. We look forward to seeing you at Fela! Visit the website at http://www.felaoffbroadway.com for more details. I hope you can make it! It should be a lot of fun.

    If you cannot make it to those dates, please know that we will accommodate you.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: