Apple Music Makes DJ Cuppy Host of First Africa’s Radio Show
Music producer, Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola popularly known as DJ Cuppy would be the host of first music radio show in Africa.
Apple Music announced this on Thursday. It said that the Show would be lunched on Sunday and would be named “Africa Now Radio with Cuppy”.
It further said that the show will feature a mix of contemporary and traditional popular African sounds, including genres like latest African sounds.
Listeners will hear the latest and greatest African artists and new forms of African popular music, which fuse traditional and contemporary sensibilities, morphing into hybridized sonic fragments connecting all corners of Africa.
This show will be available at 9 a.m. EDT and will be lasting for an hour once a week.
“The show represents a journey from West to East and North to South, but importantly a narrative of Africa then to Africa now,” Cuppy said in a statement.
Apple Music is a global music platform with 60 million listeners from over 160 countries worldwide and over 30 countries in Africa alone.