10 Black Punk Bands You Need To Listen To
Punk’s not dead, and these 10 black punk bands from South Africa, Zimbabwe, Kenya, Mozambique and more show it.
A Film About Japan’s First Black Samurai Is Currently In Development
Lionsgate is developing a new action-drama film based on the story of Yasuke, the first black samurai.
OkayAfrica’s 100 Women
OkayAfrica’s 100 Women is our first annual look at the women making an impact on the African continent and in the diaspora. From the biggest names in culture to young up-and-comers, we’ve got ’em.
Here’s the Sex-Positive Feminist Anthem of the Year
Studio Africa: Mozambican Pilot and Artist Ricardo Pinto Jorge on Touching the Sky
Afropreneurs: Mozambique’s Celmira Amade Celebrates the Natural Beauty of Melanin-Rich Skin with TSAKA
TSAKA is the first in the U.K. to exclusively use Olacaceae extract—derived from a flower found only in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Madagascar.
Swazi Rappers & South African Stars Impress at Swaziland’s Biggest Hip-Hop Festival
The Fashion Movement Bridging Culture & Couture in Maputo
Mozambican Artist Samito Blends 80s Pop and Soukous in His Debut Album
Montreal-based Mozambican artist and songwriter Samito shares a stream of his debut album.
Cold Specks Is Reconnecting With Her Somali Roots
The Child of Culture Clash: An Interview with Estère
Batuk’s Debut Album, ‘Musica Da Terra’: A Track-By-Track Breakdown