Solange is bringing ‘A Seat at the Table’ to Saturday Night Live.
Here's who won what at the 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards in Johannesburg.
Here’s who’s nominated for what at the 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards in Johannesburg.
Bonang Matheba will replace Trevor Noah as host of the 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards.
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…
Remembering Papa Wemba: Style Icon And The King Of Congolese Rumba
Papa Wemba died while performing on stage this past Sunday in Abidjan.
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.
Konono N°1 & Batida’s New Video Is A Hallucinatory Congotronics Party
Kinshasa-based band Konono N°1 and Angolan/Portuguese producer Batida share the music video for “Nlele Kalusimbiko.”...
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.
This Video Looks At Congolese Sapeur Culture From A Whole New Perspective
Kinshasa rapper Alec Lomami takes a look at the positive and negative influences of sapeur culture in the DRC.
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.
Miles From Kinshasa Drops South London “Rumba-Pop” On ‘KAYA’
South London-based 'Rumba-Pop' musician Miles From Kinshasa returns with "KAYA."...
Coachella 2016: Black Coffee, Ibeyi, Young Fathers & Mbongwana Star Announced
Black Coffee, Ibeyi, Young Fathers and Mbongwana Star revealed on the 2016 Coachella lineup...
African Artists At London’s “1:54 Art Fair” Rethink Traditions
How do artists at London's 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair interpret African traditions and their role on the continent in 2015?
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.