• Kristie Taiwo-Makanjuola

MUSIC: Favorite Tunes of 2018

Updated: Jun 9, 2019

#Afrobeats #UKDrill, #Grime, #UKRap

As the year of 2018 is coming to an end, I have been reflecting on all the songs that have been released this year alone. I collaborated with Femi, one of the creators of OhTru Podcast, and a good friend of mine, and we compiled a list of our favorite Afrobeat Tunes and tunes from the UK Scene from the year of 2018.

Below you can find our lists and my Youtube video discussing each of our personal favs.


Femi's List of Top Tunes from the UK scene in 2018 (In no particular order):

1. CRB Check- Chip ft Not3s

2. Man Down -Shakka

3. Needed Time- Yxng Bane

4. Dark Vader- J Hus

5. Sit Back Down- Not3s

6. Pushing Up- Not3s

7. 0%- Kojo Funds ft. Maleek Berry

8. Million- Kojo Funds

9. Vice Versa- One Acen ft. WSTRN

10. Energy (Stay Far Away)- Skepta & Wizkid


My List of Top tunes from the UK scene in 2018 (In no particular order):

1. Homerton B- Unknown T

2. The One Two- Headie One

3. Intro- Sneakbo

4. Link Up- Russ ft. J.B2 & Chuks

5. Move Faster -Octavian

6. Trust- Yxng Bane

7. Call Me Loose- Loski

8. Doing It- AJ Tracey

9. Pon Me- GRM Daily ft Abra Cadabra, Sneakbo & M.O

10. Natural Disaster- NSG

11. This Beef Can't Settle- Sav12 ft. S1


**You can find these songs from both lists on my UK Playlist (SPOTIFY/APPLE MUSIC): https://www.adventureswithkris.com/blog/the-uk-music-scene


Check out the video down below for our 2018 Afrobeats list & Make sure to Like, Comment and SUBSCRIBE to my Youtube Channel.


What are your favorite tunes from this year? Sound off in the comment section down below! Feel free to also comment any songs that you think I should check out! Always keen to discover new music. **Check out Femi's Podcast at https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ohtru-podcast/id1397617856?mt=2 and follow him on Twitter/IG: @ModernAfrican


Much Love,

-Kris x



  • Grey YouTube Icon
  • Grey Twitter Icon
  • Grey Instagram Icon
  • Grey Pinterest Icon

© 2020 Adventures With Kris / KristieTaiwo-Makanjuola