6 Iconic Black Punk Bands You Should Be Listening To
Here are 6 classic black punk bands you should have in your library.
Where Are All The Black People in Game of Thrones?
You’re telling me a world with dragons, and frozen zombies can’t have some lit black folk with spears and stuff?
NextGen: Olalekan Jeyifous Confronts Social Issues in His Architectural Dystopias
We take an in-depth look at Olalekan Jeyifous’ art and how his work fuses architecture and Afrofuturist narratives to critique social issues.
10 Years Later: TEDGlobal Curator Emeka Okafor on Malawi’s Windmill Kid and Bringing Africa’s Best Minds to a World Stage
We speak to TEDGlobal curator Emeka Okafor on the impact gathering Africa’s amazing minds has on the continent.
Weekend Playlist: The Best New Music From Vanessa Mdee, Wizkid, Diamond Platnumz & More
Here are all the songs you need to hear this week.
NextGen: Zambian Illustrator NomesDee Creates an Alternate Universe of Confidence and Creativity
The next edition of our ‘NextGen’ series features Zambia’s NomesDee—whose illustrations transport you to an alternate social media universe.
From Lagos to the Bronx, Photographer Osaretin Ugiagbe Documents the In-Between
DJ Bembona Found her Afro-Latina Identity Through DJing
The 10 Best Nigerian Songs of the Month
Here are the 10 best Nigerian afrobeats songs that came out last month.
The Bald and the Beautiful: African Women Tell Us Why They Did the Big Chop
We talk to five African women with short hair about why they decided to cut it all off.
Writing the Future: 9 Black Fantasy and Sci-Fi Novels That Will Take You Out of This World
A Brief History of French Presidents Saying Terrible Things About Africa
Macron’s condescending remarks about Africa’s civilizational problem and the 7 to 8 kids per women are part of French presidential tradition.
These Are the Dream African Collaborations We’d Like to Hear
A shortlist of dream collaborations—from Wizkid x Davido to Tiwa Savage x Beyoncé—in the wild belief that wishes do come through.