Current demonstrations are considered the largest in Mali in years.
The Namibian government has rejected the recent offer of 'reparations' from its former German coloniser for the mass killings of the Herero and Nama people.
Elaine secures the number-one position on all three of Apple Music's 'Top Mzansi Females' charts.
Issa Rae is collaborating with 'Us' director Jordan Peele for a new psychological sci-fi/horror film that explores identity and perfectionism among women.
The Algerian government has convicted journalist Khaled Drareni for his reporting on the Hirak anti-government protest movement.
The buzzing Nigerian artist is back with his latest offering since the release of 'Away.'
President Cyril Ramaphosa recently sent an envoy to meet with Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa amid the widespread arrests of journalists, opposition leaders and protesting citizens.
The 15-track album will feature Youssou N'Dour, Stormzy, Sauti Sol, Naughty By Nature and Chris Martin, and was executive produced by Diddy, Bosede Ogulu (Mama Burna), and Burna Boy himself.
Artists signed to PRO's label MFE commemorate him in new tribute song 'MAWE: VITA24' on the second anniversary of the South African hip-hop pioneer's passing.
Nasty C is under no pressure to fit the confines of what an African artist is supposed to sound like.
The Nigerian star's pulsating new track also features singer Nailah Blackman.
Nasty C releases stunning neon visuals for 'Palm Trees' from his highly anticipated album which is now available for preorder/pre-add.
Stream these new South African releases for a dose of nothing but beats and rhymes.
Inequality is easy to ignore if it doesn't affect you. COVID-19, not so much.
We talk to the Lagos-born, New York City-based Papi Ojo about his work with Beyoncé, Rihanna, Janet Jackson and more—and his new music.
The South African genre amapiano could get introduced to the world by Nigerian and Ghanaian artists.
Thanks to Beyoncé, Solomon Linda's famous song finally made its Disney debut—81 years after it was written.
Prettyboy D-O is a singular presence in Nigeria's growing alté movement. We speak to him about his latest project, his cult-like following and what motivates his sound.
SPeeka ranks his favourite PRO songs of all time on the second anniversary of the kasi rap legend's death.
Featuring Beyoncé x Shatta Wale, Major League DJz, Alsarah, Skales, Burna Boy and more.
AKA shares slick, psychedelic montage for 'Monuments' featuring Grandmaster Ready and Yanga Chief.
We caught up with the A&R expert and co-founder of The Plug Management to talk about the fast-rising demand for Nigerian music and what it takes to break out as an artist.
Cape Town residents whose livelihoods are impacted by the coronavirus pandemic are building new homes in a place they call 'Covid'.
Here's an updated list of the 2020 South African Music Awards (SAMAs) winners.
South Africa receives help from WHO experts who are flying into the country to help combat possible second spike of infections.
Revisiting James Baldwin's writing from decades past, this documentary shows just how little the Black experience in the US has changed.
These artists prove that the contemporary Afro-Brazilian music scene has never been so plural.
The single is a standout from 2Baba's latest album 'Warriors.'
South African freelancers feel left out and artists feel the money allocated by the government as relief is too little.
Davido wins 'Rest of Africa' award at the South African Music Awards for his album 'A Good Time'.