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  • blog November 23, 2015

    A Tribute to Ghana’s Kiki Gyan

    When a talent is taken from the world too early, the story is often condensed into a tragic ending. Amy Winehouse, Kurt Cobain, the list of creative geniuses who met an early demise for one reason or another goes on. … Read more »

  • interview July 6, 2015

    Ghana’s Mozart: African Maestro J. H. Kwabena Nketia

    Professor Joseph Hanson Kwabena Nketia is essentially the most important music scholar in Ghana and an amazing composer with a storied history spanning decades. His expertise in music theory and composition has created a foundation for contemporary composers around the … Read more »

  • blog December 9, 2013

    Muhammida’s Picks: A Global Hip-Hop Sampling

    Last week, we spoke with director Muhammida El Muhajir about her newly released documentary, Hip Hop: The New World Order. To help us delve a little deeper into the impact hip-hop has made around the world, she sent us this … Read more »

  • blog August 28, 2013

    Interview: DJ Juls on Afrobeats production

    Morgan Greenstreet: Juls, great to (virtually) meet you! How you doing? Julian Nicco-Annan (DJ Juls):  Not so bad boss, not so bad. M.G.:  Excellent. Thanks for taking the time to talk with us over here at Afropop. J.N.A:  Not a … Read more »

  • review November 7, 2011

    Immigrant Chronicles: Coming To America

    It’s often said that music is created by perception- as you are a product of your experiences, your music is a product of you.  This is easy to believe, and if you buy it at all, then it’s with this … Read more »

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