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  • blog October 4, 2017

    Ticket Giveaway: Sinkane

    Listening to Sinkane can transport you to many different eras and geographic locations all in the span of a three-minute song. His voice ranges from a sweet falsetto like that of the Bee Gees and then low and sensual over … Read more »

  • blog September 21, 2016

    Exclusive Premiere: “Potato Brain” by Les Yper Sound

    The music you’re about to hear connects the dots between 1960s’ French experimental musique concrete and hard-hitting, New York-style instrumental Afro-funk. Listen to the Afropop exclusive premiere of the single, “Potato Brain,” from Les Yper Sound: Les Yper Sound is … Read more »

  • 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 »

  • review September 18, 2014

    Mean Love

    The music that Ahmed Gallab makes under the moniker Sinkane has always been deceptively pleasant. Hiding layers of complexity beneath its often-gorgeous exteriors, it’s a moving target that escapes definition through its sheer likability. The latest Sinkane album, the brilliant Mean Love … Read more »

  • review November 7, 2012

    Mars

    Ahmed Gallab, the mastermind behind the moniker Sinkane, was born in Sudan. At age six, he fled  the country with his family, eventually settling in the college town of Columbus, Ohio. However, the unfortunate but all too common story of … Read more »

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