Concerned petitioners ask the University of Ghana to erect statues of African heroes and heroines instead of Gandhi—who was a…
Lupita did not come to Hollywood to play. Take a look at N'yongo's excellent headwrap style.
Listen to ‘Rebel/I Find It Hard To Say,’ a new version of Ms. Lauryn Hill’s tribute to Amadou Diallo.
Yasiin Bey went on Facebook live today to announce his retirement in a feed from Cape Town.
Kenyans on Twitter were not happy about Bob Dylan winning the Nobel Prize for Literature over Ngugi wa Thiong'o.
The release of 21 of the missing Chibok schoolgirls is the result of negotiations between the Nigerian government and Boko…
Cameroonian video game developers Madiba Olivier and Kiro’o Games' 'Aurion: Legacy of the Kori-Odan’ is headed to the big screen.
Wizkid announces that he's got a new song collaboration with Drake.
In a 9,000-word letter to a friend, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie lays out 15 suggestions for how to raise your child…
Solange and Beyoncé are the first and only sisters to score No. 1 albums in the same year.
Noirwaver: Petite Noir Takes New York City
We go behind-the-scenes with Petite Noir at his Brooklyn concert, the last American stop on the 'La Vie Est Belle/ Life Is Beautiful' tour.
Rocky Marsiano Samples Rare Cape Verdean, Angolan & Mozambican Records On ‘Meu Kamba Vol. Dois’
DJ, MC and producer D-Mars shares Meu Kamba Vol. Dois, under his beat project Rocky Marsiano, the follow-up to his 2014 album Meu Kamba.
The African Leaders Named In The Panama Papers And Their Crimes
The biggest data leak in history reveals how global elites hide their money. These are the Africans mentioned so far.
Congotronics Meet Angolan Rhythms In Konono N°1 & Batida’s New Album
Kinshasa’s Grammy Award-winning Konono N°1 are joining forces with producer Batida for a new collaborative album.
The Most Badass Black Women Moments In 2015
From Angolan supermodel Maria Borges to the student leaders of South Africa's #FeesMustFall protests, these phenomenal women rocked in 2015.
“AFRICA, this one is for you!”: Angolan Supermodel Maria Borges Becomes First To Rock An Afro At Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show
23-year-old Angolan supermodel Maria Borges made history at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show.
Angolan Kuduro Meets Punk & Metal In Gato Preto’s Afrofuturistic Video For ‘Barulho’
Ghanaian, Portuguese and Mozambican band Gato Preto share the afrofuturistic music video for their Angolan kuduro and punk song 'Barulho'.
Film Africa: A Photographic Preview Of The UK’s Largest African Film Festival
London's fifth-annual Film Africa festival will screen over 60 film titles from 27 different countries.
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.