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When Malick Sidibé’s Photographs Danced Before Me
The Malian photographer helped shape an African worldview and created a lexicon of black identity.
Malick Sidibé’s Work Will Live On After Death
The iconic Malian photographer passed away this week. We look back at Malick Sidibé’s career.
Win Tickets To See ‘They Will Have To Kill Us First: Malian Music In Exile’ In Theaters
'They Will Have To Kill Us First: Malian Music In Exile' continues on its North American theatrical run.
Okayafrica Presents Electrafrique Bamako With DJ Cortega & DJ Momo Mac!
Okayafrica is teaming up with Carrefour Créatif for a new edition of our Electrafrique party in Mali.
Songhoy Blues On Using Psychedelic Rock Against The Islamist Extremists In Mali
Mali's Songhoy Blues on how they formed a rock band in response to jihadists taking over their hometowns and made it big.
‘They Will Have To Kill Us First: Malian Music In Exile’ Is Now Playing In Theaters
Photos from the U.S. premiere of 'They Will Have To Kill Us First: Malian Music In Exile,' now playing in theaters.
‘They Will Have To Kill Us First’ Malian Music Documentary Opens In Theaters March 4
Okayafrica is an executive producer of the Malian music documentary 'They Will Have To Kill Us First,' opening in theaters March 4.
‘They Will Have To Kill Us First’ Malian Music Documentary Is Headed To U.S. Theaters
Malian music documentary 'They Will Have To Kill Us First' is slated for a U.S. theatrical release this March and April.
Malian Psychedelic Rock Band Songhoy Blues Are Touring The U.S.
Songhoy Blues are bringing their electrifying Malian desert rock to America.
Malian Electro-Dub Meets Animation In This Video From Midnight Ravers
3 Malian and 3 French artists form Midnight Ravers, an audiovisual project that blends traditional West African sounds & electronic beats.
Malian Talking Drum Master Baba Sissoko & DJ Khalab’s Dark Video About The Refugee Crisis
Tamani master Baba Sissoko and producer DJ Khalab share the visuals for "Bognya," from their joint album on Wonderwheel Recordings.
Malian Psychedelic Rock Group Songhoy Blues Performs Live On Okayafrica TV
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Malian Blues Guitars & Electronic Loops: Producer St Germain On His First Album In 15 Years
French producer and DJ St Germain aka Ludovic Navarre speaks on new album, a marriage of Malian blues guitar riffs and percussive grooves.