Rapper to host BBC Radio 1Xtra's 'Destination Africa' show

The rapper is returning on the show for the second time after appearing as a guest during his U.K tour.

Ycee, at the BBC Radio 1Xtra.

The 'Jagaban' rapper, whose international profile continues to rise after a recent successful tour of the UK prepares for the release of his highly anticipated first official project, an E.P titled "The First Wave" on the 7th of April.

The Sony Africa backed project has been billed as a game changer for both the rap and pop music industries on the continent boasting of putting Nigerian rappers firmly on the world map .

Ycee, who once appeared as a special guest on the radio show with the Afro-boss, DJ Edu where he delivered a blazing freestyle to Mr. Eazi's "Leg Over" now returns to the UK as host of thethree hour long live programme.

The rapper will be playing his selection of the biggest tracks on the continent sharing his thoughts on the various scenes including the state of Nigerian rap industry ultimately entertaining the UK radio listeners with his wit and charm.

Set your timers for Sunday, March 26, 2017 from 10pm GMT live on BBC Radio 1xtra as Ycee takes over the 'Destination Africa' show.

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: news@pulselive.co.ke

Recommended articles

List of winners at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards [Full List]

List of winners at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards [Full List]

Zari Hassan lands in Tanzania secretly for this charity event [Photos]

Zari Hassan lands in Tanzania secretly for this charity event [Photos]

Jaymo Ule Msee gives details of video why he was snubbed by Diamond

Jaymo Ule Msee gives details of video why he was snubbed by Diamond

Comedian YY builds house for man who sold roof to foot son's medical bill

Comedian YY builds house for man who sold roof to foot son's medical bill

Police launch manhunt for DJ Flex over girlfriend's chilling murder

Police launch manhunt for DJ Flex over girlfriend's chilling murder

Corazon Kwamboka addresses claims that she caused Frankie-Maureen Waititu breakup

Corazon Kwamboka addresses claims that she caused Frankie-Maureen Waititu breakup

Omanyala rejects Huddah Monroe, Kajala's unexpected response to Harmonize & other stories on #PulseUhondoMtaani

Omanyala rejects Huddah Monroe, Kajala's unexpected response to Harmonize & other stories on #PulseUhondoMtaani

Haiwezi, my wife is prettier - Omanyala turns down Huddah’s advances

Haiwezi, my wife is prettier - Omanyala turns down Huddah’s advances

Legendary Kenyan rapper Bigpin Jatelo unveils much anticipated EP Pino

Legendary Kenyan rapper Bigpin Jatelo unveils much anticipated EP Pino