The must-have August/September 2022 issue of FORBES AFRICA reverberates with sound and music! Africa’s soft power is in full demonstration in this edition, documenting the record-breaking music emanating out of the continent today . With the new sounds, there have been new pathways to success for African artists and these creators have taken everything from Amapiano to Afrobeats and told the African growth story, in decibels that have made the world sit up. Read the exclusive interview with five-time Grammy award winner Angelique Kidjo and other luminous stars such as Tiwa Savage. Also in this issue, check out a plethora of entrepreneurs in diversified fields, be it the South Africans in the exclusive mead industry or the restaurateur running braai-based eateries in Seoul. There’s a 22-year-old entrepreneur in Benin making his mark in organic farming. Top picks in this issue also include the lively story on the African wedding factory, and the one on Gambia’s tech queens. Also read about news from the world of African design, art, and architecture. It’s a colorful, eye-catching spread all in all!