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  • program March 10, 2016

    Dancefloor Dynamite: Future Grooves Today

    Sometimes it’s hard to sit still in the Afropop office. The funkiest, most leg-shakingly infectious music blasts from our speakers on a regular basis. Impromptu dance demonstrations have been known to take place. It’s our mission to share this wealth … Read more »

  • blog July 9, 2015

    Wanlov Is Ghana’s President in 99K’s New Video

    Wanlov the Kubolor, the Afro-Gypsy God (as he calls himself on Twitter), picks up a new title, President of Ghana, in a brilliantly executed new video for 99K’s KASA (Episode One). In KASA, which stands for “Know and Speak Aloud,” … Read more »

  • blog April 10, 2015

    Wanlov Drops New Afro-Gypsy Tracks

    Last time we checked in with Wanlov Da Kubulor, the barefoot, free spirited member of Fokn Bois was addressing inequality and lost car keys in front of adoring fans in Accra. Yesterday, Wanlov blessed the world with 10 new tracks … Read more »

  • blog December 11, 2013

    Holy FOKN Sheet! Coz Ov Moni 2 Premier in Accra

    “The Second First Pidgin Musical,” Coz Of Moni 2: FOKN Revenge, is about to be premiered on December 23rd, at the National Theater in Accra,  Ghana. This is the sequel to Coz Ov Moni, a film made by the Ghanaian … Read more »

  • interview August 2, 2013

    Jesse Shipley, Part 1: Pan Africanism and Hiplife

    Jesse Weaver Shipley is a rare one. An Associate Professor of Anthropology at Haverford College, and author of a remarkable book about new African music (“Living the Hiplife: Celebrity and Enterpreneurship in Ghanaian Popular Music,” Duke U. Press, 2013), he … Read more »

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