Afrofuturistic Short Film ‘Ori Inu’ to Premiere in NYC
Africa In Your Earbuds
Hear DJ Poizon Ivy’s All-Kenyan Mixtape for ‘Africa In Your Earbuds’
Nairobi-born DJ Poizon Ivy comes through with two Kenyan takeover mixtapes latest installment of our series Africa In Your Earbuds.
Kenyan Start-Up ‘Enda’ Aims to Make the First Made-In-Kenya Running Shoe
Meet the two social entrepreneurs who want Kenya to benefit more from its famous running reputation through their new shoe start-up, Enda.
2manysiblings’ Thrift Social Returns to Nairobi This Sunday (26 June)
Ikiré Jones’ Latest Fashion Editorial ‘Born Between Borders’ Is Dedicated to American Immigrants
‘Our parents were bedeviled by the black magic of bureaucracy and backward immigration policies.
Cinema Africa: John Barker on the South African Political Satire ‘Wonder Boy for President’
Self-Taught Ghanaian Fashion Designer Mimmy Yeboah Talks Busy Prom Season
“All fabrics are chosen, cut, and constructed to create confidence as you walk with your head high.”…
Watch Mumford & Sons, Baaba Maal, The Very Best & Beatenberg’s New Video for ‘Wona’
The new visual for “Wona” follows the artists across South Africa, Senegal, Malawi, the United States, London and Margate, Kent.
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.
Cinema Africa: The ‘Lost Tongue’ Filmmakers on Rescuing a Southern African Language From Extinction
8 Spoken Word Poets and Pieces to Watch on a Rainy (Any) Day from the Diaspora
We’ve gathered together some of our favorite spoken word artists and writers from in and around the diaspora.
Yaa Gyasi’s New Novel ‘Homegoing’ Traces Three Centuries of a Ghanaian Family
Yaa Gyasi’s first book is an emotional look at eight generations through some of the most harrowing times in African history.
Tinie Tempah Drops ‘Mamacita’ Featuring Wizkid
Tinie Tempah connects with Wizkid for “Mamacita,” the latest drop from the London rap star’s upcoming ‘Youth’ album.