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.
Soukous & Politics: Baloji’s Beautiful Kinshasa Dance Video
Baloji criticizes the power that cellphone companies & alcohol industries have on Congolese society through dance in "Unité & Litre"...
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.
Congo In Harlem Spotlights The DRC’s History, Politics & Culture Through Film
Harlem film series spotlights Congolese cinema, history, politics and culture in New York City.
Congolese Artist Miles From Kinshasa’s Mystifying Debut Music Video For ‘IVRY’
Budding London-based, Congolese musician Miles From Kinshasa shares the self-directed music video for his synth-filled R&B track "IVRY"...
Alec Lomami Goes In Over A Christian Tiger School Beat In ‘Ma Revolution’
Congolese rapper Alec Lomami shares two loose singles — "Ma Revolution and "Quelque Mots Suffisent" — via his label Immaculate Taste.
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.
Baloji’s Love Letter To The Congo Is The Most Stunning Music Video Of The Year
Baloji searches for Congolese style on a road trip through Kinshasa in the stunning music video for "Capture," off the 64 Bits & Malachite EP...
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.'...
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'...
The NBA Makes Its Africa Debut
A closer look at the players representing Africa at the NBA’s first ever game on the continent.
Pierre Kwenders Pays Homage To The Legends Of Congolese Rumba In ‘Sorry’
Quebec-based Congolese artist Pierre Kwenders talks to us about his recycled footage video for "Sorry" and his Congolese rumba influences.