Afropreneurs: Mozambique’s Celmira Amade Celebrates the Natural Beauty of Melanin-Rich Skin with TSAKA
TSAKA is the first in the U.K. to exclusively use Olacaceae extract—derived from a flower found only in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Madagascar.
The Weeknd Kills His Old Self In the New Video for ‘Starboy’
The Weeknd shares the music video for “Starboy,” the Daft Punk-featuring lead single from his forthcoming new album.
Petite Noir Shares Glorious New ‘Just Breathe’ Video
An Exclusive First Look at the Okayafrica x Daniel Ting Chong Collection in Johannesburg
Hear a Full Retrospective of “The Golden Voice of Africa” Pat Thomas’ Ghanaian Highlife & Afrobeat Classics
Strut Records compiles ‘Coming Home,’ a career-long retrospectives of Pat Thomas’ Ghanaian highlife and afrobeat classics 1964-1981.
Join AfroPop Worldwide For Its Inaugural Icons & Innovators Benefit Party in D.C.
AfroPop Worldwide honors host Georges Collinet, Nigerian visual artist Laolu Senbanjo and Congo-born soukous legend Samba Mapangala in Washington, D.C. on Sept. 29.
South Africa’s Jazz Scene Comes Together on Card On Spokes’ New EP
South African Soapie Star Mampho Brescia on the SA Film & TV Industry
This Public Art App Wants City Dwellers to Quit Gazing at Their Phone Screens and Look Up
Ekene Ijeoma, Nigerian-American designer and artist, speaks with Okayafrica on Look Up—his public art app that could save lives in cities.
#FeesMustFall Reading List: 9 Important Reads on South Africa’s Student Protests
4 Artists From the New School of Sudanese Music Speak on Their Search for Home & Identity
A sit down conversation with 4 artists from the new school of Sudanese music: Alsarah, Oddisee, Sinkane and Mo Kheir of No Wyld.
2manysiblings’ Nairobi Thrift Social Returns With Special Guest, Accra’s DJ Steloolive