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The Songs You Need to Hear This Week

The best songs of the week featuring Amadou & Mariam, Sarkodie, Songhoy Blues, P-Square, Tekno & more.

At the end of every week, we highlight the creme of the crop in music and round up the best tracks and music videos that came across our desks throughout the last few days.

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Songhoy Blues Announce Their Upcoming Album and Share New Single, 'Bamako'

Psychedelic Malian rock group, Songhoy Blues have announced the release of their sophomore album 'Résistance.'

Psychedelic Malian rock group, Songhoy Blues, announce the release of their upcoming sophomore album Résistance, due out on June 16. The new album will feature guest appearances from Iggy Pop, Elf Kid and more.

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'They Will Have to Kill Us First' is Now Available to Watch Online

Malian music documentary 'They Will Have to Kill Us First' makes its online debut.

An Unedited Look at Durban's Zakifo Music Festival

Durban-based photo-journalist Robyn Perros documents the grit and grain of one of South Africa’s newest music festivals.

Here’s What You Need to Know About Africa Day 2016

On May 25 countries throughout Africa and its diaspora celebrate the establishing of the Organisation of African Unity, predecessor to the current African Union, in Addis Ababa in 1963.

Win Tickets To See 'They Will Have To Kill Us First' In The D.C. Area

'They Will Have To Kill Us First: Malian Music In Exile' heads to the D.C. area with screenings at AFI Silver Theatre in Silver Spring.

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Win Tickets To See 'They Will Have To Kill Us First: Malian Music In Exile' In Theaters

'They Will Have To Kill Us First: Malian Music In Exile' continues on its North American theatrical run.