Fela's manager Rikki Stein and Stephen Budd share their Fela rarities including Colombian cumbia covers, first pressings and much more.
The move is the latest sweeping change made under "reformist" Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's leadership.
Pierre Kompany, who came to Belgium from the DRC as a refugee in 1975, was elected mayor of a Brussels borough this week.
The family of Mohammed Dweji, Africa's youngest billionaire, is offering $437,000 for information that will lead to his safe return.
Curious to see what Ugly Betty in a South African context will look like.
Congrats are in order, but first to Black Twitter for continuing to hold it down with the jokes.
The rapper is being called out for visiting President Museveni after his treatment of Bobi Wine. Seun Kuti also reacted saying, "the spirit of Fela Kuti isn't anywhere near Kanye West."
Black lives matter.
Langa Mavuso is the latest artist to grace the Feel Good Live Sessions stage.
It's just MaE being the MaE you love.
Scream all you want. Feel the euphoria of Kanye moving to our drums, but don't forget he's here for marketing.
Iyeza is the sound of a day turning into a gorgeous twilight.
The CEO of the Rwandan label speaks on the mission of the brand and the importance of investing in young talent.
Shekudo founder Amy Akudo Iheakanwa speaks in-depth on the challenges of relaunching her brand in Nigeria and more.
Catch East Africa's biggest band live in concert in NYC.
We premiere the new music video for "Anticipitation."
African Twitter has their thoughts on Davido's latest international collab—and they're hilarious.
rare. is a stunning debut from the Nigerian vanguard. It features Davido, Runtown, Santi, Tay Iwar and more.
It's really happening.
Magesh is back.
South Africans are divided in their remembrance of Pik Botha's life and what he stood for.
Jabba returns with new 5-track EP.
Three people have been arrested in connection to the kidnapping.
We're loving these historical films on Showmax.
Watch Moozlie and Kid X's Music Video for "Vatel."
"Aremo is a brand designed for the man who defines his personality, knows who he is, what he wants and goes for it."
On his new release, La Maison Noir, Petite Noir blends bombastic rhythms, surging melodies, and the style and substance of the DRC.
Issa Rae is taking her talents to the big screen once again.