New Bell Music


Reniss Releases New Album “Nzo”!

Reniss releases her sophomore album, Nzo! Nzo is an energetic celebration of African musical tradition. Produced by Cameroon’s acclaimed producer, Le Monstre, Nzo (which means “future/tomorrow” in her dialect Nguemba) contains influences from many genres such as Makossa in “Commando”, Kwassa Kwassa in “Kwassa Kwassa”, South African Kwaito in “Raw Money” , Highlife in “Harambee,” and harkens back to classic African singers of the 60s and 70s. With Reniss’ own unique style, she creates a tapestry of songs, singing in French, Pidgin, English, Hausa, and her dialect Nguemba, bringing a classic sound back to the future. Reniss’ original music, enchanting vocals and inimitable style rep her culture and prove that she is a musical force to be reckoned with on the African and global music scene. Listen to “Nzo” here!

Ishaku Releases New EP “Hadari”

New Bell Music artist, Ishaku, releases his new EP Hadari. The talented singer and songwriter exudes charm with his smooth voice and broad range. Hailing from Nigeria, the half-Cameroonian half-Nigerian artist sings in a mixture of English, French, Pidgin and Hausa, representing the diverse cultural heritage of both countries. Ishaku’s music infuses a mixture of dancehall, Raggaeton, hip hop, rnb, and afrobeat. However, you can hear the strong mboko influence in the songs on Hadari, as it is produced by New Bell Music’s prolific producer, Le Monstre. His signature mboko sound is evident throughout the EP. Hadari, which means “clouds” in Hausa, brings us Ishaku’s effortless, silky vocals and timeless style, and ensuring the listeners will want more to come. Listen to Ishaku’s new EP Hadari now!