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Unless you’re a head of state, an AU or government official, you can't—for now.
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We touch down in Senegal on April 15 for a new edition of Electrafrique with Rancido, DJ Cortega & African Headshake.
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.
Inside Senegal’s Most Addictive New Video Game
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Cameroonian MC & Producer Jovi On Composing Akon’s Comeback Hit
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Go Inside Electrafrique Dakar With DJ Cortega & DJ Moma
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Maya The Poet Speaks On Microaggressions As Light As The Rain
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Okayafrica & Electrafrique are touching down in Dakar for a two-day blowout with DJ Cortega and DJ Moma.
Ibaaku’s Afrofuturistic Opus ‘Alien Cartoon’ Breaks Boundaries
Senegalese artist Ibaaku introduces his “Afro-hypnotique expérimental” sound in new album 'Alien Cartoon'...
Senegalese Legend Baaba Maal On Making Electronic Fulani Rock In His New Album, ‘The Traveller’
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Baaba Maal’s ‘Fulani Rock’ Gets A Bacardi House Remix From DJ Spoko
South African producer DJ Spoko reworks the lead single from Senegalese star Baaba Maal's upcoming album 'The Traveller.'...
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Watch two exclusive clips from the new feature-length documentary on Senegalese filmmaker and 'father of African cinema' Ousmane Sembene.
Akon Goes Full Trap God In Migos Collabo ‘Whole Lot’
Akon drops his latest single from the 'Stadium' concept albums "Whole Lot," a booming collaboration with Atlanta's Migos.
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Selly Raby Kane releases Spring/Summer 2016 collection "A Day with Miss N'Diaye" and a soundtrack with Senegalese hip-hop artist Ibaaku.