As inmates inside Douala Central Prison gear up for the release of their first album, writer Thomas Hobbs speaks to the people behind the project.
It was an year of hope, change and possibility that ultimately led to nothing. Looking back at the pop music of 1997 it's just so obvious now.
At GIRLI's first gig, male promoters laughed in her face. Now she's demanding all young people be listened to, whether it's on stage or at the ballot box.
Meet the up-and-coming pastel-haired performer who's here to smoke weed, have fun and talk about borderline personality disorder, pussy and pansexuality.
'Nu-glamour', 'apocalyptic R&B', 'the antidote to karaoke pop' - call her what you like, but singer Law Holt is an unconventional talent ready to cut through the music's industry bullshit.