TGIF! End-of-year special

The year summed up in African music! Songs that will remind me of 2010.

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The year of the first FIFA World Cup held on African soil. Shakira's "Waka Waka" may forever be associated with the historic event but those who know know that, this right here is the original …


 

Song of the Year at the 2010 MTV Africa Music Awards, "Fairytale" by Liquideep …


 

A club-banger from Zambia's General Ozzy – "Potential" …


 

Asa and "Fire on the mountain


 

And here's a personal favourite that made my day every time I heard it, "Superman" by South Africa's Black Coffee …


 

Although a hit from decades ago, here is a classic that I played a lot this year, after hearing a great rendition by contemporary Afro-Soul songstress, Rafiya …


 

A song that never fails to send positive vibes, "Haturudi Nyuma" by Juliana Kanyomozi featuring Kidum …


 

One suggested by my friend, Nyakallo. Big Nuz bringing "Umlilo" …


  

P Square continue to do what they do …


 

And finally, the Noisettes' rendition of Miriam Makeba's "Kilimanjaro" …


 

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