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Tunisia’s Carthago created their sound by incorporating disco elements into their Arabic versions of soul & funk tunes. Label Habibi Funk is re-releasing their recordings.
Unsafe Space: On Being Somali Online in the Age of Donald Trump
For many Somalis, being online has been a bit like living in a fool’s paradise.
Fuse ODG’s Jinja Dance Will Be Holding Down a Party Near You
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16 Articles To Help You Wrap Your Head Around Fidel Castro’s Complex Legacy
These 16 articles will get you started on understanding the complex perspectives surrounding Fidel Castro’s legacy.
This Angolan Singer Is Recreating Classic Semba Songs With a Twist
Toty Sa’Med wants to introduce a new generation to the classic sounds of semba—the prototypical genre at the heart of modern Angolan music.
Africa Express Presents: The Orchestra of Syrian Musicians
The new album from Africa Express & the Syrian National Orchestra is a bold alternative to the images of war torn Syria that flood our media.
‘Awaken, My Love!’ Is Black Excellence, For Those Who Want To Travel Back in Time
Glover’s mesmerizing Childish Gambino record ‘Awaken, My Love!’ uplifts black people in moments of social and political turmoil.
Santi’s Genre-Bending Sound Is Helping Usher In a New Naija Music Wave
Santi (aka Ozzy B) is adding a fully refreshing sound to afrobeats and Nigeria’s music scene.
The 6 Songs You Need to Hear This Week
Check out the best tracks, videos, mixtapes and releases that came across our desks this week.
9 Headwraps and Hats That Will Keep you Cute and Cozy This Winter
In our fifth gift guide, we give you nine black owned headwrap and hat brands to keep your head warm and hair protected.