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  • blog January 21, 2015

    Femi Kuti Features 2Face and Sound Sultan on “Politics Is Na Big Business” Remix

    Femi Kuti has never shied away from the tradition of righteous political outrage established by his father, Afrobeat legend Fela Kuti. And while Femi’s 2013 return to form No Place For My Dream featured plenty of strong language for the corrupt … Read more »

  • blog April 9, 2014

    The 2014 Afropop (Un)official World Cup Album

    If sports are a metaphor for life, then the 2014 World Cup, held this summer in Brazil, is probably an extremely obvious metaphor for the socio-economic divides of contemporary Brazil. Preparation for the games has come at a high price … Read more »

  • blog February 10, 2014

    T-Pain, Akon, and 2Face “Got It”

    As hip-hop infused Nigerian pop continues its explosive growth (and the Nigerian economy maintains its ability to keep an upper class VERY comfortable), we’ve seen an ever increasing number of collaborations between American and African rappers. Given Afrobeat’s brilliantly slick … Read more »

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