It’s a great month for new TV shows, films, music and reads, so there’s no reason for you not to be thoroughly entertained this weekend. Let’s kick things off with some top recommendations from SCHICK’s Digital Editor, Kunmi Odueke.
What to Watch: This Lady Called Life
When young, single mother, Aiye reunites with her family during a difficult season, old wounds are forced open, buried family rifts resurface, and she has to find the will to overcome her insecurities and go for what she really wants. Get ready; this Top 10 movie is an emotional one! (Note: PG 13)
What to Read: A Broken People’s Playlist by Chimeka Garricks
This collection of short stories, inspired by some of the world’s most beautiful music, focuses on characters in contemporary Nigeria and their very modern battles with love, life, hurt, forgiveness and even death. It’s beautifully written, relatable and a hard one to put down!
What to Listen To: Apple Music’s Africa Now playlist
The perfect way to entertain guests this weekend, or just enjoy some quality homegrown tunes while you unwind. You’ll find – and fall in love with – new school artists like King Promise, Gyakie and Ayra Starr, and bop to the sounds of the African giants such as Angelique Kidjo, Tiwa Savage and Burna Boy.