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  • blog October 29, 2015

    Selmor Mtukudzi Promotes “Strong Girl Remix”

    Oliver Mtukudzi’s daughter, Selmor Mtukudzi, an acclaimed Afro-jazz singer in her own right (check out her recent song “Nguva Yangu”), has teamed up with the humanitarian organization One Campaign to create a song and a social media campaign (see #WithStrongGirls) to empower women … Read more »

  • blog August 31, 2015

    West Indian Carnival Coming to New York!

    New York’s West Indian Carnival celebration gets underway this week. Like many places around the world (Brazil, New Orleans, Haiti and Trinidad have some particularly memorable traditions of their own) New York’s Carnival is an annual opportunity to transgress the … Read more »

  • blog May 31, 2014

    Guest Bloggers Around the World: Nigeria, Scene and Heard

    Afropop is pleased to unveil a new series of guest posts from bloggers around the world, offering coverage of music scenes by writers who know them best. Our latest installment comes to us from Juwon Ajayi, an expert on the scene … Read more »

  • blog December 9, 2013

    Muhammida’s Picks: A Global Hip-Hop Sampling

    Last week, we spoke with director Muhammida El Muhajir about her newly released documentary, Hip Hop: The New World Order. To help us delve a little deeper into the impact hip-hop has made around the world, she sent us this … Read more »

  • blog June 12, 2013

    D’banj drops “Blame It On Money” Feat. Big Sean and Snoop Lion

    Nigerian rap star D’Banj has made no secret of his desire to cross over into the US  market, leaving behind the Mo’ Hits label that had supported his early career and signing with Kanye West’s rap juggernaut GOOD music. With … Read more »

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