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.
Winnie Odinga's pointed rebuttal to those denigrating the IEBC protestors.
After being falsely detained as a terrorist, a Kenyan photographer goes missing.
Haiti won't be in the African Union.
Keeping Ancient Rock Art Alive Across Africa
There are an estimated one million ancient rock art sites on the African continent. These people want to document all of them.
‘Abidjan In Motion’ Captures Côte d’Ivoire’s Capital In Beautiful Time-Lapse
Beninese photographer Mayeul Akpovi captures "Abidjan In Motion" in an amazing new time-lapse video.
Beninese Icon Angélique Kidjo Wins Third Career Grammy Award
The 2016 Grammy Award for "Best World Music Album" has gone to Angélique Kidjo for 'Sings.'...
Livestream Angélique Kidjo’s Austin City Limits Performance [10/17 @ 8pm CST/9pm EST]
Tune in Saturday, September 17, at 8pm CST/9pm EST to watch Angélique Kidjo live on Austin City Limits.
Angélique Kidjo Lit Up The United Nations General Assembly
Beninese icon Angélique Kidjo delivered a show-stopping performance after Pope Francis at the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit...
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.
Cool Girls & Fashion: Montreal Creative Tatiana Poblah’s Style Illustrations
Montreal-based multidisciplinary artist Tatiana Poblah speaks on her fashion illustrations and the launch of her TATI P. clothing line.
Angélique Kidjo Premieres Her Philip Glass Collaboration ‘Ifé’ With The San Francisco Symphony
Beninese singer Angélique Kidjo will perform the American premiere of her Philip Glass collaboration with the San Francisco Symphony.
Angélique Kidjo Announces 2015 Tour Dates
Beninese singer, artist and activist Angélique Kidjo has announced a string of dates for her 2015 tour.
Celebrating 21st Century Masks From Africa & The Diaspora
The Seattle Art Museum will soon debut a new exhibition celebrating the art of 21st century African masks.
Angélique Kidjo Received An Honorary Doctor Of Music Degree From Yale
Beninise icon Angélique Kidjo was awarded an honorary Doctor of Music Degree from Yale University.
Akin Yai’s ‘Post Punk, New Wave & Black Diaspora’ Sound
We speak with Beninese-American musician Akin Yai about his progressive, vulnerable, and genre-bending album 'We Are Leaders Not Saints'...
Angélique Kidjo Shares The Anthemic ‘Bomba (Velly Remix)’ Featuring ZZ Ward
Listen to 'Bomba (Velly Remix)' from Beninese musician/activist Angélique Kidjo, and watch the vibrant song's lyric video featuring ZZ Ward.