OkayAfrica’s 100 Women
OkayAfrica’s 100 Women is our first annual look at the women making an impact on the African continent and in the diaspora. From the biggest names in culture to young up-and-comers, we’ve got ’em.
How the Cape Verde Islands Gave Us an Alternate History of Electronic Music
Emigration from the Cape Verde Islands to Europe gives us an alternate history of the electronic music that’s captured hearts across the world.
5 LGBT African Movies to See After You Watch ‘Moonlight’
The African Stars of European Football
Euro 2016 has entered the knockout rounds. These are the players of African descent at the highest level of European football.
Mayra Andrade and Branko’s ‘Reserva Pra Dois’ Will Light Up Your Day
Buraka Som Sistema founder Branko and Cape Verdean singer Mayra Andrade link up for the hypnotizing “Reserva Pra Dois.” …
Hear “The Cosmic Sound of Cabo Verde” In This New Vintage Compilation
Keeping Ancient Rock Art Alive Across Africa
Rocky Marsiano Samples Rare Cape Verdean, Angolan & Mozambican Records On ‘Meu Kamba Vol. Dois’
Stromae Performs His Cesária Évora Tribute ‘Ave Cesaria’ On A Moving Truck In San Francisco
Public Enemy Salute All 54 African Countries In The Video For ‘Mine Again’
Mayra Andrade Covers Cesária Évora For Okay Acoustic
Rocky Marsiano Samples Semba And Funaná In His ‘Ritinha/Djó Djó’ EP