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  • blog July 11, 2016

    Field Report: Creole Rhythms on Réunion, the Rainbow Island

    The island of Réunion, a French overseas department in Africa, is some 10 hour’s flight from Paris and an hour’s flight from Madagascar. From the air, Réunion looks like a huge mountain floating in the Indian Ocean. With a tropical … Read more »

  • blog October 14, 2014

    Simphiwe Dana: South African Rising Star

    Afropop Worldwide‘s Sean Barlow spoke to the critically acclaimed South African singer/songwriter Simphiwe Dana upon her arrival in New York to perform at the Apollo Theater on Oct. 11 as part of the Apollo’s Africa Now festival featuring South Africa. … Read more »

  • blog October 30, 2013

    Featured Artists: South Africa Today

    To help you to get deeper into the music we explored in South Africa Today, we are giving you some more information about the artists featured in the program. So dive in!  iFani If only those who want it most succeed in … Read more »

  • blog October 16, 2013

    The Inaugural South African Arts Festival

    In the Crocker conference hall of Los Angeles’ Omni Hotel, there gathered the important actors of the South African music industry. Second row in, third chair to the right sat Sipho Diamini, the chief executive officer of SAMRO, the Southern … Read more »

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