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  • program May 12, 2016

    Afropop Live Highlights

    Afropop is proud to present live recordings of some of the most glorious moments in musical history: the New York debut of South Africa’s Mahotella Queens in 1987; Thomas Mapfumo with his mbira-heavy Blacks Unlimited in New York in 1991; … Read more »

  • blog April 8, 2014

    Khartoum Soundbites: Vintage Sudanese Pop Selected by Alsarah

    When we interviewed the Brooklyn-based Sudanese vocalist Alsarah about her latest album with the Nubatones, she mentioned that her Facebook and Twitter accounts were essentially constant streams of Sudanese/Nubian music.  Intrigued, we asked her if she would be willing to … Read more »

  • feature March 6, 2008

    Sudan Festival of Music and Dance: 2008 Preview

    Click here for Afropop’s review of the 2007 Sudan Festival of Music and Dance. The Sudanese Music and Dance Festival is a summit of superb singers, dancers and instrumentalists who believe that by bringing together their diverse arts, they can … Read more »

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