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Malawian artist Nyago together with Kadrum as warm-up act plays live directly from their studio in Lilongwe, to various venues in Norway. The concert will also be streamed on Facebook: is a multi-talented Malawian singer with an extraordinary voice that continues to tear down expectations of how a female vocalist should sound like. Her … Continue reading NYAGO AND KADRUM GOES LIVE


Danny Kalima is going live Friday June 19th at 7 pm! (norwegian/malawian time) Malawian RnB and soul singer Danny Kalima won the 2015 MUMA Awards (Malawi Music Awards), and got nominated in the category of ‘Best RnB & Soul’ in the All Africa Music Award (Afrima 2015), held in Lagos, Nigeria. He even showcased his … Continue reading Live Stream: DANNY KALIMA

Live stream: Faith Mussa

Faith Mussa is going live Friday May 8th at 7:30 pm! (Malawian/Norwegian time) Nkhotakota Music Festival is taking the festival out to the people in a different format.We are so excited to hear the afro-soul singer-songwriter perform from his home in Lilongwe, Malawi. About the artist: Faith Mussa is an afro Soul singer, songwriter … Continue reading Live stream: Faith Mussa

Artist Releases

The Nkhotakota Music Festival 2020 acts and artists are now starting to fill up! We are so happy and proud of the variety and quality of the artists. Read more about them at Festival Program. Watch out for more exciting releases!

Agorosso cancels, Danny Kalima steps in

We are so sorry to announce that Agorosso unfortunately has had to cancel his performance tomorrow due to illness. He sends his sincere apologies. However, we are so excited to have found a great last-minute replacement for him, namely Danny Kalima! Danny Kalima is an award-winning Malawian afrofunk-in-fusion artist - playing combination of traditional Malawian … Continue reading Agorosso cancels, Danny Kalima steps in

KIM of Diamonds

Nkhotakota Music Festival is proud to announce that KIM of Diamonds will take part of our festival! KIM(real name, Kimberley) is a female singer/songwriter who the recent years have grown in the Malawian music society and her music is a blend of genres (soul, R&B, pop, rap, hip hop & acoustic) that showcases her versatility. … Continue reading KIM of Diamonds