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  • blog July 13, 2015

    Mayra Andrade at NYC’s SummerStage

    We caught up with the effervescent Cape Verdean singer Mayra Andrade after her spectacular performance Sun., July 12, at New York’s Central Park SummerStage. Turns out that she follows Afropop Worldwide! She introduced us to her latest record, Lovely Difficult. … Read more »

  • blog June 2, 2014

    Featured Artists: Kickin’ It in Cabo Verde

    As you can clearly hear from our program “Kickin’ It in Cabo Verde,” the small Atlantic island chain is a musical powerhouse. To help you learn more about some of the artists who appeared at the recent Atlantic Music Expo … Read more »

  • program May 30, 2014

    Kickin’ it in Cabo Verde

    Cabo Verde (also known as Cape Verde) is undeniably a music powerhouse. Despite its small size (population 500,000), the West African archipelago is the third-largest country in music sales in the “World” market by some estimations. That’s why the islands … Read more »

  • feature March 7, 2014

    Neuza: A Young Voice Sings an Old Song

    This live review is contributed to Afropop by Dorothy Johnson-Laird.  The crowd has come in from icy streets to the warmth of SOB’s, in Manhattan’s Greenwich Village. They are waiting. They are expectant. Even before she sings, there is an electric … Read more »

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