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  • program September 1, 2016

    Sounds Like Brooklyn

    At Afropop, we have gone far and wide, from Brazil to England to Madagascar to Egypt, tracking down incredible music to bring back home to our headquarters in Brooklyn. For our newest program, “Sounds Like Brooklyn,” we stay closer to … Read more »

  • blog May 17, 2016

    Kinté, Le Prince Héritier, Releases New Video: “Djoussou Souma”

    “Djoussou Souma” is a song from Kinté, Le Prince Héritier’s EP called Ascension : Le Chemin Vers Mes Racines (translated as Ascension: The Path Towards My Roots). “Djoussou Souma” is about having faith and taking actions according to that. The … Read more »

  • feature May 5, 2016

    Afropop Travels to Abidjan for the 2016 MASA Festival Video Feature

    Here are videos of some of the artists featured in our “Afropop Travels to Abidjan for the 2016 MASA Festival” program. MASA Video Review Soum Bill Bella Mondo Zeynab Doussou Bagayoko Msafiri Zawose Ray Lema Cheick Tidiane Seck Ile Aye … Read more »

  • program May 5, 2016

    Afropop Travels to Abidjan for the 2016 MASA Festival

    Georges and Sean head to Abidjan, the commercial and artistic center of Côte d’Ivoire, to cover the 2016 edition of MASA, perhaps the biggest arts festival of its kind on the continent. Over the course of a week, six acts … Read more »

  • blog March 23, 2016

    Collectif Bassam Has No Fear: “Meme Pas Peur”

    Following the gruesome terrorist attack carried out by AQIM (Al Qaeda of the Islamic Mahgreb) at a popular beach resort in Grand Bassam, Côte d’Ivoire on March 13, a group of Ivorian musicians have come together to release a song titled “Meme Pas … Read more »

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