Africa Gathering In Washington, DC [11/2-11/3]

Africa Gathering at the 3rd Annual Conference in Washington, DC. The 2012 theme is "Africa Unlimited."

On Friday November 2nd, join  Africa Gathering at the 3rd Annual Conference in Washington, DC. This year's conference theme, "Africa Unlimited" features innovators, artists, technologists and entrepreneurs making positive strides and contributions on the continent. This two day event at the ICC Auditorium at Georgetown University, will feature a wide array of speakers (click here for a full list of speakers), and will include discussions spanning from the technology boom on the continent to the role of the diaspora in contributing to the continent's progress.

For more information  see the flyer below and click here to register!


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Photo: Single cover art courtesy of Emerald East

Rema Welcomes 2021 With New Single 'Bounce'

The Don Jazzy produced track reminds us of why the Nigerian singer-songwriter is topping charts.

Nigerian golden boy Rema took his time on deciding how to start of 2021—and we're glad he did.

The afropop hitmaker is out with his first project of the year, "Bounce", after stunning fans with word of an upcoming album, and the cooks in this kitchen have not disappointed.

Keeping it in the Mavin Records family, legendary producer Don Jazzy sprinkles his magic on the track, while undoubtedly motivating the young singer-songwriter to be his best self. And with this track being like nothing we've heard from Rema before, one could say Jazzy succeeded. "Bounce", fast-paced and fierce, is a love song dedicated to bewitchingly beautiful and blessed bottoms. The candid declaration and hip shaking beat are a force duo and we can't help but love it.

Of the single and collaboration with head honcho Don Jazzy, Rema says, "This record was inspired by the luscious and magnificent body of the African woman. Furthermore, I'm really excited about this tune because it's my first single with the legendary Don Jazzy."

Honestly, when you start the year off with a banger, you get to make songs about butts.

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