• Simon Grab
    Within a hyperactive week of studio recording in Lomé Togo, Yao Bobby and Edgar Sekloka produced 5 tracks from scratch – together with skilled musicians and a patient sound engineer. The EP «Ispasskoi?» is available for download via Bandcamp for free.
  • Benjamin LeBrave
    Another track from the 1+1 recording week in Lomé, Togo. Furthermore Benjamin LeBrave, founder of the Akwaaba record label in Accra, talked to 1+1 featured artist Yao Bobby about state pressure and his way to keep on standing straight.
  • Apkass
    Edgar Sekloka aka Suga is an author, poet, composer and rapper from Paris. Instead of having a journalist perspective on the artist we asked Apkass, another great contemporary poet, to drop a few lines about Sekloka. An art work by itself.
  • Daniel Künzler
    Inspired by panafricanist thought, Togolese rapper Yao Bobby browses the past to build the future in a country that is misruled by the same family since almost 50 years. In and beyond Togo, other rapping companions follow a similar approach.
  • Simon Grab
    Within a hyperactive week of studio recording in Lomé Togo, Yao Bobby and Edgar Sekloka produced 5 tracks from scratch – together with skilled musicians and a patient sound engineer. «Kilodé» means «What's going on?» and is the main track.