'The Walking Dead' actress and 'Eclipsed' playwright Danai Gurira is absolutely radiant in the latest issue of Harper’s Bazaar.
Twitter turned into a support group of sorts this week with trending hashtag #BlackSalonProblems. ...
Classmates of graduating high school senior Mike Tertsea raised money to fly out his mom from Benue State, Nigeria for…
An exchange between Saint Record founder Solange and an Internet troll underscores a larger debate within African literary circles.
On May 25 countries throughout Africa and its diaspora celebrate the establishing of the Organisation of African Unity.
Zandile Tisani's short film spotlights the pan-African street styles of the Johannesburg suburb.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
Analog Africa Presents The Afro-Cuban Fusion Of Amara Touré
Analog Africa is set to release a retrospective LP showcasing the West African-Cuban inspired work of legendary Guinean musician Amara Touré.
Fictitious Lagos Couple Host ‘The African Renaissance,’ A New Conceptual Art Exhibition In London
Fictitious Lagos couple The Affogbolos host 'The African Renaissance,' a new three-part conceptual art exhibition in London.
Guinean Rapper Anny Kassy Shares The Visuals For ‘Nimba’
Watch Guinean MC Anny Kassy's striking animated visuals for "Nimba," the title track off her recent LP.
Joe Driscoll & Sekou Kouyate Fuse Griot & Hip-Hop Traditions On ‘Faya’
The debut album from Joe Driscoll & Sekou Kouyate fuses griot and hip-hop traditions together seamlessly. 'Faya' is out now via Cumbancha.
Joe Driscoll & Sekou Kouyate’s Forthcoming ‘Faya’ Debut
Watch singer Joe Driscoll and Sekou Kouyate's video for 'Faya,' the first track from their upcoming afro-blues hip hop infused album.
Guinea Compilation ‘Sembeh Ma Fa Fe: Roots Volume’ Track Premiere– MyBaby ‘Matoto’
Stronghold Sounds return with a follow-up Guinea compilation, 'Sembeh Ma Fa Fe: Roots Volume.' Listen to folkstress MyBaby's ode to 'Matoto.'...
On West African Instrumentation
In this article we dive into the various instruments and sounds of West Africa.
Prêt-À-Poundo: ‘Look Of The Day’ – African Models
This is a Top 10 'Look of the Day' featuring West African Models.
Audio: Analog Players Society ‘CKY To JFK’
Brooklyn's Analog Players Society blend modern dance production with traditional Guinean instrumentation help from Missia Saran Diabate and others.