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  • review July 8, 2016

    FOKN Ode to Ghana

    As hip-hop has become a lingua franca across the world, it’s been fascinating to watch every culture where the music alights interpret hip-hop in its own way. FOKN Bois, the clown princes of Ghanaian hip-hop, just self-released their own FOKN … Read more »

  • hip-deep August 20, 2015

    Hip Deep Ghana 2: 21st Century Accra From Gospel to Hiplife

    Hiplife, a fusion of hip-hop and highlife, has come of age, spawning subgenres tilting to roots culture, international rap, and boldly humorous satire, not to mention azonto, a dance craze that has rocketed to global renown in just over a … Read more »

  • program January 5, 2015

    Winter Dance Party!

      Winter blues got you down? Cabin fever setting in? Well, we have just the thing for you. Our winter dance party will get you moving to salsa, soukous, cumbia, timba, mbalax, kuduro, funk carioca and lots more. Guest hosted … Read more »

  • blog December 31, 2014

    Ghana Field Report: Hanging With Wanlov

    Producer Morgan Greenstreet is currently in West Africa, checking in on the scene, and talking to some of our favorite musicians. We will feature more of his reports in the future. Sunday, 1 a.m.: Wanlov Da Kubolor joins Ghanaian-American rapper … Read more »

  • blog March 6, 2014

    Featured Artists: Winter 2014 Dance Party!

    It’s Carnival right now in Trinidad, Haiti, Brazil, New Orleans…and  NYC, with Afropop Worldwide! In the words of Bootsy Collins, this week’s show, Winter 2014 Dance Party, “Ain’t nothin’ but a party y’all.” So get down, get funky and shake a … Read more »

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