Meet Afrotronix, the Chadian Producer Pushing Futuristic Rhythms
We talk to Afrotronix, the producer blending Chadian popular music with dubstep and deep house to create a potent club sound.
Here’s An Ethiopian Cover of ‘Controlla’
Ras Nebyu—a Washington, DC-based Ethiopian rapper—steps up to the plate to handle this freestyle remix of “Controlla.”…
This Nigerian British Photographer Traces the Evolution of the Head Wrap from ‘Moussour to Tignon’
Juliana Kasumu’s centers her latest cultural investigation from behind the camera on the head wrap, tracing its origins from Senegal to New Orleans.
5 Designers Putting Zambian Fashion on the Map
Miss Black and Beautiful: The Beauty Pageant Photos of Raphael Albert
We spoke with Renee Mussai, the curator of Miss Black and Beautiful exhibit on until the 24th at the Autograph ABP in London, England.
Remembering Mandoza: The Kwaito Star’s 10 Best Songs
If Game of Thrones was South African Politics
Marc Jacobs’ Defense of White Models in Dreadlocks Was Way Worse Than His Original Sin
“For them, sporting locs down Jacobs’ runway is fun and edgy.
Award-Winning Haitian Short Film ‘Papa Machete’ Is Now Streaming Ahead of Third Horizon’s Inaugural Caribbean Film Fest
The Jason FitzRoy Jeffers-written and executive produced documentary sheds light on the veiled history of the machete fighting technique in Haiti.
Una Rams, a South African Computer Science Student, Might Be Your New Favourite Singer
The Temporary Protected Status for Guineans, Liberians, and Sierra Leoneans in the U.S. is at Stake—Here’s Why You Should Care
Nana Brantuo pens why a push is much needed for an extension of TPS for Guinean, Liberian, and Sierra Leonean nationals in the U.S.
Nigerian Dancehall Meets South African Hip-Hop In AKA & Patoranking’s New Video
Here’s “Special Fi Mi,” a new dance floor jam from South African star AKA and Nigeria’s Patoranking.
Chadians Plan to Sue United States and France For Collusion With Former Dictator
Victims of Chad’s former president Hissene Habre—Africa’s Pinochet—are launching a lawsuit against the US and France.