Black Coffee takes home a BET Award for South Africa.
After the British Prime Minister announced his resignation, some tweeters are using the hashtag #IfDavidCameronWasAfrican.
Nicholas is currently signed to Elite Paris and Milan as well as parent agency BETH in Nigeria.
“The scene seems to be set to realize the dream of visa-free travel for African citizens within their own continent…
Keep an eye out for Asante, Oyelowo and Moitheri Pheto at tne BFI Awards, which runs from Oct. 5-16 in…
Proof you can’t keep exceptional talent down.
Boyega announced the news on Twitter Tuesday.
Monday marked the first day on the job for Fatma Samoura.
Mosaic joins ranks with other Marvel Universe characters Black Panther, Cage, Falcon, Blade, Miles Morales and Storm.
“I’ve been told that I’m inspiring young artists all around the world and that’s amazing.” ...
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How Armenian Genocide Orphans Sparked A Revolution In Ethiopian Music
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Photographing The Streets Of Addis
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Cinema Africa: Ethiopian Legend Haile Gerima On His Civil Rights Masterpiece, ‘Ashes And Embers’
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Debo Band Reimagine Vintage Ethiopian Sounds Through Funk & Soul In ‘Ere Gobez’
'Ere Gobez,' is an experimental mash-up of 1970s & 80s Ethiopian sounds from Debo Band.
African Artists Take Over NYC: Okayafrica’s Guide To Armory Weekend
It’s a big weekend for African artists in New York City. Here’s everything you should know to get you through Armory Week.
‘Zelalem,’ An EP & Vintage Ethiopian Folk Mixtape From Producer Mikael Seifu
Ethiopian beatmaker Mikael Seifu shares his new EP 'Zelalem' and a 50-minute vintage Ethiopian folk mixtape.
Ethiopian R&B Singer Mélat’s Dreamlike Video For ‘Twenty Ten’
Ethiopian R&B singer Mélat shares the music video for "Twenty Ten," off her latest EP 'It Happens So Fast,' produced by Pha the Phenom.
Cinema Africa: Miguel Llansó On Directing Ethiopia’s Post-Apocalyptic Sci-fi Film, ‘Crumbs’
Okayafrica sits down with Miguel Llanso, the director of the Ethiopian post-apocalyptic sci-fi film, 'Crumbs.'...
Everyday Photos From The Horn Of Africa
Somali artist Mustafa Saeed on how smartphones and Instagram are being used to challenge a single-narrative of the Horn of Africa.
Kendrick Helped Popularize It, But We Need To Talk About The Complicated Ethiopian History Of ‘Negus’
Kendrick Lamar helped popularize it.
Bob Marley In Africa
A brief history of Bob Marley’s time in Africa.