An exchange between Saint Record founder Solange and an Internet troll underscores a larger debate within African literary circles.
On May 25 countries throughout Africa and its diaspora celebrate the establishing of the Organisation of African Unity.
Zandile Tisani's short film spotlights the pan-African street styles of the Johannesburg suburb.
The 13th edition of the 2016 African Film Festival launches May 26 between Morocco and Spain.
Nigerian entrepreneur Taofick Okoya is bringing his "Queens of Africa" doll line to the U.S.
Listen to Bacardi House founder DJ Spoko’s new album, 'BACARDIXVILP'...
Recording live from Cape Town, Yasiin Bey & Ferrari Sheppard share "Tall Sleeves" under their Dec. 99th moniker.
The Nigerian chef brings his food series to Austin, Saturday and Boston, Wednesday.
Black Coffee, AKA, Cassper Nyovest nominated for the BET Awards’ controversial ‘Best International Act: Africa’ category.
Novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie received an honorary doctorate from Johns Hopkins University.
The Art Provocateur Fela Kuti Who Used Sex And Politics To Confront
Fela's genius was in his rebellion argues Raimi Gbadamosi in The Conversation.
The Incredible Stories Behind Lemi Ghariokwu’s Iconic Fela Kuti Album Covers
Nigerian artist Lemi Ghariokwu reveals the incredible stories behind his highly-political Fela Kuti album.
Two Rare Fela Kuti & Afrika ’70 Cuts Are Getting A Limited Edition Vinyl Release
Knitting Factory Records will release Fela Kuti & Afrika '70's "I Go Shout Plenty" and "Frustration" on 10" vinyl for Record Store Day.
Erykah Badu Selects Her Favorite Fela Kuti Songs
Fela.net's on-going artist playlist series recruits Erykah Badu to share her favorite Fela Kuti tracks in a Spotify mix.
Questlove, Erykah Badu, Ziggy Marley, Talib Kweli, Black Thought & Rich Medina Curate A Fela Kuti Playlist
Okayplayer, Okayafrica & Fela.net present a TIDAL Fela Kuti playlist from Questlove, Erykah Badu, Ziggy Marley, Talib Kweli & more.
LIVESTREAMING NOW: London Felabration With Tony Allen, Dele Sosimi, 2Face Idibia, Laura Mvula, Afrikan Boy & More
Watch a live feed from London's star-packed concert in honor of Fela Kuti through Okayafrica and Fela.net.
Dante Ross Selects His Favorite Fela Kuti Songs
A&R and producer Dante Ross picks his favorite Fela Kuti tracks in the latest artist playlist series by Fela.net.
Questlove’s Favorite Fela Kuti Songs
For the latest installment in their playlist series, Fela.net tap Questlove to select his favorite songs from afrobeat legend Fela Kuti.
Black Thought’s Favorite Fela Kuti Songs
The Roots MC Black Thought selects his favorite Fela Kuti songs in a new playlist for Fela.net...
Talib Kweli’s Favorite Fela Kuti Songs
Talib Kweli is the latest artist to highlight his favorite songs from the afrobeat legend in a 7-track playlist for Fela.net...
London Felabration With Tony Allen, Dele Sosimi, 2Face Idibia, Laura Mvula & More
A celebration of Fela Kuti's life and career 'Late at the Library: Felabration!' will take place on October 16 at London's British Library.
The Newly Relaunched Fela Kuti Site
The new Fela Kuti website boasts a number of in-depth features including articles and a new Brian Eno playlist of his favorite Fela songs.
6 Classic Fela Kuti Albums Get Limited Colored Vinyl Releases
'Everything Scatter,' 'Beast Of No Nation,' 'Fear Not For Man,' 'Roforofo Fight,' and 'Alagbon Close' to be released in colored vinyl.