Classmates of graduating high school senior Mike Tertsea raised money to fly out his mom from Benue State, Nigeria for…
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.
Miss Tati Drops The Smoothest Visuals Of The Year In ‘Don’t Let Go’
Norway-based Angolan singer Miss Tati takes over a multicolored dance floor in her latest music video for "Don't Let Go."...
Petite Noir Shares The Striking Virtual Reality Music Video For ‘La Vie Est Belle’
South African-based musician Petite Noir share the stunning music video for the title track from his debut album La Vie Est Belle.
A Producer’s Quest To Free 16 Detained Young Angolan Activists
Angolan-born, Lisboa-raised producer Batida is taking a stance for the immediate release of 16 detained young Angolan human rights activists...
The Metropolitan Museum Of Art Is Showcasing 500 Years Of Kongolese Art
The Metropolitan Museum of Art's new exhibition showcases 500 years of art from the Kingdom of Kongo.
Public Enemy Salute All 54 African Countries In The Video For ‘Mine Again’
Public Enemy reconnects with Africa in their new music video for "Mine Again," which features shout-outs to the entire continent.
Stream Petite Noir’s Debut Album ‘La Vie Est Belle / Life Is Beautiful’
Petite Noir's debut album 'La Vie Est Belle / Life Is Beautiful' is streaming a week early via NPR First Listen.
Petite Noir Shares The Love Song ‘MDR’
'Noirwave' singer-songwriter Petite Noir shares "MDR," a rare love song off his upcoming album 'La Vie Est Belle / Life Is Beautiful.'...
Documentary About The African Roots Of Tango Hits Select U.S. Theaters
Dom Pedro's Tango Negro explores the major, yet oft-unrecognized role that African culture played in the birth of the ballroom dance style.
Petite Noir Explores The Perception Of Africa As A ‘Dark Continent’ In The Video For ‘Best’
Petite Noir shares the striking visuals for "Best," the second single off his upcoming album 'La Vie Est Belle / Life Is Beautiful'...
DJ Satelite’s Kuduro Banger ‘Avacalho’
Angola's leading producer DJ Satelite comes through with "Avacalho," a free kuduro loosey through Enchufada's Upper Cuts series.
This Is Kuduro’s ‘1y’ Compilation Explores The Different Shades Of Modern Kuduro
Stream an 8-track anniversary compilation from the Portugal-based label This Is Kuduro featuring 2Pekes, Ckrono & Slesh and more.
Rocky Marsiano Samples Semba And Funaná In His ‘Ritinha/Djó Djó’ EP
Producer Rocky Marsiano releases the new "Ritinha/Djó Djó" EP on Akwaaba Music and announces summer live dates.
Batida Shares The Visuals For ‘Tá Doce’
Angolan-Portuguese artist Batida releases the new visuals for "Tá Doce," his third single off his latest album 'Dois.'...