While much of the world celebrated the first LGBT couple in a Nickelodeon cartoon, Viacom Africa censored the gay dads…
Police showed up at the 60-year-old Congolese Rumba star's residence in Kinshasa, DRC to arrest him for an alleged assault…
She’s a force of nature.
How a group of LGBTQI-identifying South Africans responded to one Twitter user's ignorant comment with #IWantToConvertYouEyes...
“I like Donald Trump because he speaks from the heart.”...
Think Canada offers a sanctuary from anti-blackness and police brutality? Think again.
Lupita Nyong'o and Danai Gurira are joining Chadwick Boseman and Michael B. Jordan in Ryan Coogler's Black Panther film.
“We know if things don't burn nothing will come of it, that is how we feel.”...
Zimbawbe’s war veterans are turning on Robert Mugabe.
"Absolute Bulls#!t Chris Crispy is giving Hillary Clinton all the credit for our kidnappings."...
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.
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.