Interview: K’naan on Nas, Transnational Identity, and His New EP
Okayafrica sat down with Somalia’s troubadour K’naan to speak about transnational identities, the after-effects of having the most popular song in the world, and his new More Beautiful Than Silence EP.
K’naan’s More Beautiful Than Silence EP Out Now
K’naan‘s More Beautiful Than Silence EP available now on iTunes, watch the Nas-featuring clip for “Nothing To Lose” above.
Audio: K’naan x Nelly Furtado ‘Is Anybody Out There’
On the heels of its release, K’naan has set free another joint from the digital More Beautiful Than Silence EP.
Video: K’naan ft. Nas ‘Nothing To Lose’
Watch the clip for K’naan and Nas‘ new cut “Nothing To Lose,” off his upcoming More Beautiful Than Silence EP.
Bob Marley, K’Naan, Bono + More Join Forces To End Famine In Africa
Celebrities are using their fame to raise awareness and funds for the famine that has recently hit the horn of Africa. Watch the videos and help out here.
Video: Nat Geo Screening of “Bouncing Cats” in D.C.
B-boy culture is used to empower and rehabilitate Ugandan children. Screening at National Geographic in Washington DC this upcoming Tuesday, November 9th.
Beating the Stigma of “World Music”
“World” artists like K’Naan and Nneka emerge into the mainstream.
K’naan Pens Article for Vanity Fair
In an article for VF, K’naan opens up about the success of “Wavin’ Flag”.