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…
Cameroonian video game developers Madiba Olivier and Kiro’o Games' 'Aurion: Legacy of the Kori-Odan’ is headed to the big screen.
Wizkid announces that he's got a new song collaboration with Drake.
Meet The Space-Disco Pioneer Who Just Stole Gabon’s Presidential Elections
Ali Bongo Ondimba of Gabon is known for being a corrupt leader and a former disco artist. This election crisis is revealing his true nature.
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.
Bob Marley In Africa
A brief history of Bob Marley’s time in Africa.
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.
Gabonese Beatmaker Engone Endong Blends Traditional Samples & Japanese Manga In ‘Okeng’
Stream producer Engone Endong's '#Okeng' beat tape, inspired by hip-hop, traditional Gabonese samples and Japanese manga comics.
Gabonese Producer Engone Endong’s Soccer Video For ‘HYPIN’
Montreal by way of Gabon producer Engone Endong shares the Côte d'Ivoire-shot video for "HYPIN," a track from 'Colored Dust (lite)' LP.
Michael Jackson In Africa
On what would have been Michael Jackson's 55th birthday, we've compiled some of the best photos and videos from Michael Jackson's trips to Africa...
Film: The Rhythm of My Life: Ismael Sankara
The Rhythm Of My Life: Ismael Sankara is a 20 minute musical short documentary that tells the story of how a young Burkina Faso-born American...
Video: Rick Ross In South Africa
Follow Ricky Rozay to South Africa and Gabon on his tour with ‘Lil Wayne.
Heart of Dorkness: Two White Boys in the Congo
The NYT’s Nicholas Kristof mistakes a termite nest for a mushroom in the Congo.