Rafiya debuts on her new single "Hustle" on AfrobeatRadio

Singer and songwriter debut her latest Single "Hustle" on AfrobeatRadio. Rafiya (born Nicole Ngokwey) in Los Angeles to Congolese parents grew up traveling and living in many countries and cultures including her home country the Congo Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the Cape Verde Islands, Benin, Senegal, Guinea, Barbados and Cote d’Ivoire. She lived in Philadelphia and studied at Temple University.  

Look out for Rafiya, as she plans to spend her life making music that will make you smile, dance and think. Rafiya writes and sings about human experiences in French, English and Lingala; her passion translates itself in the melodies. Parlez-vous Rafiya?

Songs played in this Segment include: 

  1. Latest single Hustle
  2. Team Africa (World Cup 2014)
  3. Where I'm From


Hosts: Wuyi Jacobs & Tseliso Thipanyane.

This podcast  is the Artist of the Week Segment of AfrobeatRadio broadcasted on November 22, 2014 on WBAI 99.5 FM, NYC Pacifica Radio. 


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