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  • program January 14, 2016

    Africa Now!

    Join us for a whirlwind tour to hear the hottest artists in Lagos, Accra, Nairobi, Kinshasa, Jo’burg and Cairo. We’ll check out the hits shaking the dance floors for today’s youth. And we’ll get the inside stories and scandals. Produced by … Read more »

  • feature January 14, 2016

    Africa Now! Video Feature

    Enjoy the rich visuals of the songs featured in our Africa Now! program. Burna Boy – Soke Fally Ipupa – Droit Chemin Ferre Gola – Seben Phyno – Nnunu P-Square – Shekini Yemi Alade – Johnny Wizkid – Show You The … Read more »

  • 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 October 13, 2015

    Yemi Alade: Sweet Video for “Sugar”

    It’s been a very busy year for Nigerian pop singer Yemi Alade. She’s churned out hit after hit from her 2014 debut release King of Queens, and she was recently nominated for “Best African Act” at the 2015 MTV Europe Music Awards, … Read more »

  • blog February 18, 2015

    Field Report: In Accra, Ghana, Five Pop Songs That Won’t Quit

    Our producer Morgan Greenstreet just spent a few months traveling through Ghana, Togo and Benin. For the edification of our hips and ears, he has selected five songs that are currently extremely popular in Accra, Ghana, and beyond. They  are not necessarily … Read more »

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