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  • feature July 28, 2014

    Three Great Nights at Montreal’s Nuits d’Afrique

    The Nuits d’Afrique festival takes place each summer in the charming metropolis of Montreal, Quebec. Founded 28 years ago, just before Afropop Worldwide hit the airwaves, Nuits d’Afrique has a very similar mission to our organization. Like us, they’re all … Read more »

  • blog July 15, 2014

    Major Lazer’s Walshy Fire Presents Mixtape From Jesse Royal

    Major Lazer has long since expanded beyond its initial incarnation as an electro-daggering juggernaut, growing into a dependable conduit for a slow but steady stream of up-and-coming reggae musicians. “Royally Speaking,” the new mix from the group’s Walshy Fire, doesn’t break … Read more »

  • blog July 1, 2014

    World Cup Brazil Mixtape Roundup

    As you may or may not have noticed there is currently a rather important soccer tournament currently underway. And, going a bit deeper, you may also have heard talk that it is taking place in Brazil. Both of these things … Read more »

  • blog July 1, 2014

    Afropop Album Premiere: Zvuloon Dub System’s Anbessa Dub

    Zvuloon Dub System, based in Tel Aviv, Israel, is far more than a typical dub reggae band: These musicians draw musical and cultural inspiration not only from the mythical ancestral homeland, “Ethiopia,” of Jamaican Rastafarianism, but from the actual geographic … Read more »

  • blog June 16, 2014

    Afropop’s Summer 2014 Concert Guide

    ALL FREE Afropop’s Summer 2014 Concert Guide 6/14 3pm Roberto Roena / La Mecánica Popular / “Little” Louie Vega (SummerStage) 6/15 6pm Black Coffee Live / DJ Spoko (SummerStage) 6/22 7pm Buika / Marques Toliver (SummerStage) 6/25 6:30pm Ricardo Lemvo … Read more »

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