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  • blog April 11, 2014

    Podcast: Brushy One-String–Music and a Single Vibrating Wire

      In our program “Afropop Live! NYC, Musical Metropolis” we featured an excerpt from our interview with Brushy One—String, the soulful Jamaican singer/guitarist and YouTube star. In this podcast, we go further, discussing Brushy’s past, his goals, and the development … Read more »

  • program April 11, 2014

    Afropop Live! NYC, Musical Metropolis

    What do you get when you combine Congolese rapper Baloji, Lebanese pop star Yasmine Hamdan, Jamaican guitarist Brushy One-String, and Mauritanian vocal powerhouse Noura Mint Seymali? This year’s jaw-dropping Globalfest. What do you get when you combine live recordings of … Read more »

  • blog April 11, 2014

    Featured Artists: Afropop Live! NYC, Musical Metropolis

    To give you a closer look at the musicians who played such fantastic live performances in Afropop Live!, we bring you more information and videos about our featured artists. Check it out! Yasmine Hamdan Lebanese singer Yasmine Hamdan has crafted … Read more »

  • blog April 3, 2014

    Chronixx releases “Rastaman Wheel Out” Video

    Chronixx is back, releasing a video for “Rastaman Wheel Out,” and bringing an old school vibe along with him. More of a mini feature than your typical music video, we are shown the life and times of a young Rastafarian: … Read more »

  • blog March 21, 2014

    Top 4 Vybz Tribute Mixes

    Vybz Kartel’s recent conviction for murder is a tricky subject. We don’t pretend to know all the details of the case (some of which actually went missing during the course of the trial), but what we do know is that … Read more »

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