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CUPPY WILL BE THE FIRST-EVER AFRICAN TO HOST A SHOW ON APPLE MUSIC

Music producer and DJ, Cuppy, who had been teasing fans and followers about “big news” for a few days, finally revealed she’s landed a truly sweet deal – a radio show host on Apple Music.

The weekly show, Africa Now, will debut on Sunday, May 31st, “featuring a mix of contemporary and traditional popular African sounds, including genres like Afrobeat, rap, house, kuduro and more,” according to ABC News.

Cuppy is set to host the weekly one-hour show, which will be available at 9 a.m. EDT. Speaking on the first-of-its-kind show, she says, “[it] represents a journey from West to East and North to South, but importantly a narrative of Africa then to Africa now.”

Following the announcement, Cuppy tweeted, “I’m the first-ever African @AppleMusic@Beats1 radio host? Pinch me! This is for YOU Africa! Promise to do my people PROUD! #AfricaNow

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