Afro Nation Portugal 2021 announces latest wave of acts including Rick Ross, Popcaan, Koffee and Ms Banks

The artists will join Wizkid, Burna Boy, Skepta and many more huge acts for next year's festival.

Afro Nation Portugal has announced the next wave of acts for their 2021 festival.

The world’s biggest Afrobeats festival will welcome Rick Ross, Popcaan, Koffee, Ms Banks, Hardy Caprio, Tekno, Timaya and Small Doctor to join the huge summer lineup, which already boasted chart-smashing acts Wizkid, Burna Boy, Skepta, French Montana, Young T & Bugsey, Davido, Rema, Tion Wayne and many more.

Afro Nation also reveal a special collaboration with Jamaican festival Dream Weekend to bring a brand new stage to the festival featuring the best in dancehall-infused sounds.

Afro Nation Portugal will take place between July 1-3 2021 on The Algarve, Portinao, Portugal. Oresale tickets for the festival are available form 9.00am Thursday September 3, with full general release available from 9.00am on Friday September 4.

For more information including the full lineup and ticket info, visit

This week on the Official Afrobeats Chart, Burna Boy held on to Number 1 with Real Life ft. Stormzy, plus brand new Top 20 entries from Wauve, Stonebwoy & Ziezie and Adekunle Gold & Patoranking. Listen to this week's Top 20 on Spotify. This week's spotlight track comes from Tomi Thomas with Hopeless Romantic.

See the full Official UK Afrobeats Chart Top 20

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