SoundCloud Next Wave is back with its latest installment. The “Different Settings” mini-doc highlights the rising music scene in London known as Afrobeats.
United Kingdom figures Afro B, Belly Squad, Yxng Bane, and Naira Marley appear in the episode. “Different Settings” tells the story of those artists and chronicles the global rise of the genre.
SoundCloud and The FADER co-produces SoundCloud Next Wave. Other published videos in the docuseries cover emerging musical trends in Toronto (“Northern Stars”), Los Angeles (“Degenerate Generation”), and Brazil (“Visão”).