'King Tha' will commemorate Africa Day with a virtual concert set to take place on May 30th.
Young Black Muslims have found creative ways to celebrate community and share their best Eid looks, even as they #StayAtHome.
The song is 100% made for the summer.
Tanzanian comedian Idris Sultan is in police custody after a video of him laughing at an old photograph of President John Magafuli was shared on social media.
Stream 'I Need You' by Nasty C and Rowlene, a song from the South African Netflix Original Series 'Blood & Water' soundtrack.
Dremo features Davido in the new laid-back visuals for his latest track 'Mabel'.
AKA releases three new singles 'Monument,' 'Cross My Heart' and 'Energy.'
The Nigerian stars are part of Billboard's first-ever issue devoted to the African continent.
Check out these delightful covers from the Nigerian superstars.
Zlatan performs his latest single 'Road to CDK' at the Aktivated Sessions Studios.
Kiddominant announces upcoming 'South Afrobeats' single with Cassper Nyovest.
We've got you covered on the details of this year's Africa Day.
While the style capital of Africa remains shuttered, Nigerian fashion insiders have an ambitious plan to forge an independent path in a post-COVID world.
The model's new project was released as a social impact campaign to help COVID-19 relief in Nigeria in collaboration with Melanin Unscripted.
We break down what this change in climate spells for Nigeria's budding live entertainment sector, speaking with Gidi Fest's Chin Okeke.
The standup comedian, actor and podcast host talks about growing up a Black, Muslim woman in New York and what it's like fasting for Ramadan in a COVID-19 world.
Featuring Davido, Kwesta, Mulatu Astatke, Bella Alubo, Hugh Masekela and more.
Today's Google Doodle celebrates the mbira, a traditional Zimbabwean instrument whose sound has been popularised by musicians such as Stella Chiweshe, Leonard Chiyanike, Biggie Tembo and the Bhundu Boys, among many others.
Until COVID-19 hit, Ghanaian artist Yoofi Greene was China's Afrobeats evangelist. Now he's eager to return and finish what he started.
The Nigerian designer and stylist tells us about the process of creating his signature streetwear looks for the likes of Fireboy DML, Blaqbonez, Oxlade and more.
Ghanaian hitmaker KiDi speaks to us about Blue, a new 5-song EP which aims to calm and comfort listeners during these times.
The five new robots have the ability "to screen 50 to 150 people per minute," says the Health Ministry.
Tyson Ngubeni's alter ego as American newscaster Bob O'Connor is winning the internet.
As elections in Burundi continue despite the coronavirus outbreak, reports confirm that the government has shut down access to WhatsApp, Facebook and Twitter.
Bea Arthur's online platform The Difference offers tools to make therapy accessible to those who are historically denied emotional support: Black women.
We spoke to the writers who've been shortlisted for this year's prestigious AKO Caine Prize for African Writing.
More than an ironic response to the COVID-19 crisis, the meme introduced a powerful Ghanaian mourning ritual to the world and with it some relief.
Ostinato Records presents what they call "the first ever international album to emerge from Djibouti" from Groupe RTD, one of East Africa's best kept secrets.
Idris Elba is set to host the virtual concert, which will stream on YouTube on Africa Day.
Hugh Masekela's new compilation album consists of songs from the late South African jazz legend's albums released between 1965 and 1974.