Caine Prize Preview 2017: ‘Bush Baby’ by Chikodili Emelumadu
Sabo Kpade reviews the Caine Prize 2017 nominee ‘Bush Baby’ by Chikodili Emelumadu.
In Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Element,’ Peace and Violence Coexist
Kendrick Lamar’s new video illustrates a nuanced portrait of black life, survival and what it means to be hard.
Diaspora Eats: 9 of the Best African Restaurants In Washington D.C.
Travel Diary: Jody Jacobs Shares Some of His Favorite Getaways
In this Travel Diary Jody Jacobs shares some of his favorite getaways across the globe.
South African Rappers We Would Love To See On Sway In The Morning
South African rappers who would spit great freestyles and make for great interviews on Sway In The Morning.
The Davido vs. Wizkid Rivalry Is the Gift That Keeps On Giving
The big winners in the ongoing Davido and Wizkid beef are the fans, and the afrobeats genre as a whole.
Travel Diary: Kwaku Morgan’s Global Search for Cultural Enlightenment
8 Things We Learned From Nasty C’s Sway In The Morning Interview
Nasty C was interviewed on Sway In The Morning last week. We found these 8 points from his interview interesting.
25 Up-And-Coming South African Rappers Under 25 You Need To Stop Sleeping On
Here are 25 South African rappers under 25 that you need to know.
Black Lives Matter Meets Greek Tragedy: Behind the Powerful Play ‘Kill Move Paradise’ at The National Black Theater
Playwright James Ijames, Director Saheem Ali and Actor Sidiki Fofana tell us why ‘Kill Move Paradise’ is spurring audiences to action.
Meet the South African DJ Bringing Global LGTBQ Culture to South Korea
DJ Ligrye, South African promoter and photographer, is shaking up South Korea’s LGBTQ scene.
Weekend Playlist: The Best New Music From Diamond Platnumz x Tiwa Savage, Ice Prince, Stonebwoy & More
These are all the songs you need to hear this week.
How Cassper Nyovest Became The Biggest South African Hip-Hop Artist
The story of how Cassper Nyovest became the biggest rapper—if not musician—in all of South Africa and the continent.