Yes, Idris Elba makes music too.
They are now working to rescue the girls along with the Nigerian and Malian governments.
Check out the full list of nominations for the 2019 Oscars here.
Nompendulo Mkhatshwa, the prominent Fees Must Fall activist, is set to sit in parliament with the ruling party ANC.
The 6-year-old South African DJ is the youngest DJ in the world.
Nasty C is working with his idol T.I..
A kiss between two characters from different races has left racist viewers shook.
Watch Sibu Nzuza's latest music video.
Flatbush meets Lagos and Toronto in this addictive new single.
The Nigerian-Canadian rapper delivers a solid jam.
Issa Rae isn't playing with us in 2019!
The South African songbird tapped Nigerian-British filmmaker Iggy LDN to direct the richly-hued visual.
Featuring Falz, M.I Abaga, Ice Prince, Poe, and more.
Sweet and Short is a great moment for South African hip-hop, but Cassper Nyovest is far from breaking any new ground sonically or culturally.
The legendary South African writer on storytelling, losing Bra Hugh Masekela and his hopes for South Africa
The Amsterdam-based singer of Eritrean descent is one to watch in 2019.
Here's everything you need to know about the Sunday Edition happening this Sunday in Braamfontein in association with OkayAfrica.
The spine-chilling trailer makes for an epic South African thriller.
The song is reminiscent of the 80s.
The notoriously controversial parody account of Barry Roux is that of a male Zambian blogger.
Cheers to love!
The Nigerian-British rapper releases another single from her highly anticipated album, "GREY Area."
Patrice Lumumba was the first Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo following its independence.
Doug Coltart, a vocal activist and human rights lawyer based in Harare, speaks to Okayafrica about what's currently happening in Zimbabwe.
After the the deadly attack on Tuesday, many are accusing the American newspaper of having a double standard on which dead bodies they allow into the paper
The best music of the week featuring Falz, King Monada, Zlatan, Yemi Alade and more.
The remaining hostages were freed after a 17-hour standoff between militants and Kenyan security forces on Wednesday.
One of Swaziland's finest MCs speaks his truth in this new stellar EP.
French police have brought the afro trap rapper in for questioning as part of their investigation into the death of a 23-year-old man who was killed last year.
The upcoming crime drama hits Netflix this month.