Arts + Culture

Mother Africa: 12 Iconic Women Who Have Shaped Our Culture

This Mother's Day, we celebrate iconic African women throughout history who have helped shape and create culture.

DIASPORA—The world would be much less soulful without the contributions of African women.

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My African Mother Is...

Angélique Kidjo, Mapei, Sinkane, Toya Delazy and more honor their African moms for Mother's Day 2015.

For Mother's Day this year we asked some of our favorite artists for their help honoring all the moms out there.

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Les Amazones d’Afrique, a Supergroup For Female Empowerment

The all-female supergroup Les Amazones d'Afrique's new album, 'République Amazon,' is a message of charity, power and unbridled femininity.

One of year’s most moving and socially-charged records comes from the all-female supergroup Les Amazones d’Afrique.

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