Celebrate our Colourful Continent

The African continent is filled with colourful cultures. In celebration of Africa Month, we will be bringing you a key contributor that has helped shape and mould the African culture into what it is today – music. So tune in throughout May for the best music videos our continent has to offer. 

Mziki Hot 10

Turn it up with the hottest music videos from East-African artists. Genre’s include Afro-pop, Afro-beat, hip-hop, R&B, Ragga, Dancehall, Bongo Flava, Afro-fusion, Afro-trap, to name a few. On Mondays at 16:15 CAT we will count down the top 10 chart-topping music videos only on Trace Mziki, DStv Channel 323 or GOtv Channel 74

Official Naija Top 10

Just because we’re in lockdown, doesn’t mean we have to stop the party! MTV Base brings 48.5 million Africans the continent’s chart-topping music videos, 24/7, and during the lockdown, MTV Base will be bringing you some great unique music with #MTVbaseDJTakeoverLive every Saturday from 22:00 - 00:00 CAT. Tune in to MTV Base Africa on DStv channel 322 or GOtv on Channel 72.


TRACE Naija is dedicated to bringing you the latest and greatest Nigerian and Ghanaian music, with the best of Afro-pop, Afro-beat, hip-hop, R&B, Ragga and Dancehall. On Mondays at 17:00 CAT tune in to Trace Naija on DStv Channel 325 for brand new videos, featuring the freshest artists in the music scene.

Afro Music Pop

Bringing to life an African flavour of urban and electric dance music, Afro Music Pop brings together South African, Nigerian rhythms with R&B, Hip Hop and pop music. And you can listen to it 24/7 on Afro Music Pop, DStv Channel 326 or GOtv Channel 76.


If you’re passionate about Ghanaian music, celebrity news, lifestyle, entertainment, culture and more, then Trace Jama on DStv is the place to be. Playlist, on Wednesdays at 19:45 CAT on Trace Jama, DStv Channel 333 or GOtv Channel 160, brings you the top-streamed songs every week, straight to your TV.


Clubbing and partying may be prohibited in the current climate, but the doors are always open at to the Channel 0 #LockdownHouseParty. Turn up from the comfort of your home, every Friday at 18:00 on Channel O, DStv channel 320. 

Whatever your flavour, you will find the music to make you move, this Africa Month. So, tune in and celebrate the colourful and gifted we are all part of.