DJ Akuaa’s guest feature on ‘Afrocation,’ an exclusive playlist on TIDAL, the streaming service has been released.
The curation titled ‘Afrocation: Intro to Afrobeats’ is designed to take subscribers to the streaming service on a virtual vacation to Africa through afrobeat music, hence amalgamation of the words ‘AFRO’ and ‘VACATION’ in the title of the playlist ‘AFROCATION.’
The 35-song playlist includes songs by Sarkodie, Mr. Eazi. Stonebwoy. Shatta Wale, Davido and many others.
The US based Ghanaian DJ expressed her excitement about being featured on the platform. “My biggest goal as a DJ is to push the African sound to an audience that have never experienced it,” says Akuaa, popularly known as Da Spintress.
“The idea is to introduce Afrobeats to a whole new audience and make trhe experience exciting.”
Akuaa recently released an Afrobeat song “OH MY” featuring two of Ghana’s talented artistes, Singer and Songwriter, Kidi and rapper, Ko-Jo Cue. The single is a prelude to her upcoming album with some of the continent’s finest artistes.
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Maryland based Dj Akuaa is one of the hottest DJ’s currently in the D.C, Maryland, Virginia (DMV) area. Originally from Ghana, Akuaa is a talented spinstress with a vast knowledge of music to match. Akuaa is the reigning Best International Ghanaian DJ (2017) at Ghana DJ Awards and also Best Female DJ (2014) at DMV African Entertainment Awards.
Although music has always played a major role in her life, DJing never crossed her mind as a child. It was in 2010 that she was introduced to the art of Djing by the DMV’s own DJ Albert. Albert reinforced Akuaa’s appreciation and love for music. Through hard work and dedication, Akuaa quickly climbed up the ranks to become the DJ of choice for high profiled events and concerts, most recent being for two of Ghana’s biggest acts Sarkodie and Shatta Wale when toured the US, as well as playing at some of the hottest nightclubs internationally.