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  • blog February 12, 2013

    The Grammys: What They Missed and What We Didn’t

    For an event hailed as “Music’s Biggest Night,” the televised portion of The Grammys focuses on an extremely narrow and particularly profitable segment of the music industry. Do we complain about this every year? Yes. Does that mean we’re wrong … Read more »

  • interview September 12, 2012

    Full Circle- An Interview With Jimmy Cliff

    Afropop Worldwide’s Sam Backer got the chance to talk to reggae legend Jimmy Cliff about his new album, his lengthy career, and the state of Jamaican music. Sam Backer: Hello. It is an honor to speak with you sir. I … Read more »

  • review July 18, 2012


    It’s hard to argue that after Bob Marley there is a more well-known Jamaican musical figure than Jimmy Cliff. Other Jamaican performers have seen varying degrees of success outside of Jamaica but few, if any, have reached the cross-over success … Read more »

  • program May 31, 2012

    Summer Concert Preview 2012

    Heads up! The summer Afropop concert season is right around the corner. This is the most active season of the year for touring African, Caribbean and Latin artists. Several festivals have not announced their line-ups but we do know that … Read more »

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