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  • blog April 18, 2014

    Afropop Worldwide Mix from DJ Reaganomics

    We asked DJ Reaganomics, of Staten Island, NYC, to produce an original mix for us. He is very active in the scene which some call “global bass,” drawing on an extremely diverse, largely African and Afro-diasporic palate to make exciting … Read more »

  • review April 8, 2014

    Ya Nass

    Yasmine Hamdan’s music has never been tied down by time or place. Soapkills, the band she led with her then-husband, built from the blueprint of American and British alternative music of the ’90s to create a unique style that was well … Read more »

  • blog January 24, 2014

    Spoek Releases “Pula”

    South African Renaissance man (artist, singer, producer and video game enthusiast) Spoek releases “Pula” under Vidafone’s #First musical collaborations. Get excited. We have covered some of his earlier mixtapes here and here. They are amazing and you should get them. … Read more »

  • program November 17, 2013

    Africa In America 2013

    It’s been more than two years since Afropop last surveyed the African sounds making waves in America. This program plays catch-up by putting the spotlight on a few of the standouts. From electronic dance and pop to old-school roots grooves … Read more »

  • blog September 27, 2013

    Tremor- “Antes o Despues”- Afropop Exclusive Mixtape

    Tremor, a trio from Buenos Aires, have been on our radar for some time as part of the ZZK  affiliated crew that has spent the last 5 years connecting the dots between international dance music, ambient electronica, folk sounds drawn … Read more »

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