Events

Cape Town: Discotheque x AfroClap!

Discotheque x AfroClap! event at Cape Town's the Assembly 27 July 2012.


This Friday July 27th the NYC branch of Okayafrica will be sorely missing some of our favorite acts at Cape Town's Assembly. AfroClap! will feature Kwaito, electronic cumbia, tropical bass, juke, ghetto tech, deep-house, maskanda, moombahton, kuduro house, future dub, baille funk, soca and dancehall. Now doesn't that sound fun? Expect to see jiggling bums, sweat and smiles. The crew will take you on a sonic journey of the biggest tunes you haven't heard and some you may have. For full info visit the Facebook event page HERE.

Performances include:

-Dirty Paraffin (LIVE)

- Petite Noir (DJ SET)

- Manyoba Boys (Big Space & Jumping Back Slash - LIVE)

- Pisce DJ (Defenders of the Deep)

- Das Kapital

- JakobSnake

The doors open at 9pm but ladies are free until 10pm!

Music

The Fugees Will Be Playing Live Concerts In Ghana & Nigeria

Ready or not.

The legendary Fugees have announced that they will be reuniting for their first shows in 15 years for a string of concerts across North America, Europe and West Africa.

The reunion tour will be celebrating the anniversary of their classic 1996 album, The Score.

Ms. Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean and Pras Michel will be embarking on a 12-city global tour, which will have them landing in Nigeria and Ghana for a pair of December show dates — we'll have more details on those to come.

The tour starts this week with a 'secret' pop-up show at an undisclosed location in New York City on Wednesday (9/22) in support of Global Citizen Live. The rest of the dates will kick-off in November and see The Fugees playing concerts across Chicago Los Angeles, Atlanta, Oakland, Miami, Newark, Paris, London, and Washington DC, before finishing off in Nigeria and Ghana.

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