AfriPOP! Briefs: Les Nubians New Album out in September

There is so much to talk about on all things African, from serious to the not-so-serious Here’s what AfriPOP! is keeping it’s eyes on this week:Les Nubians, have been gone for five years. Now sisters Hélène and Célia Faussart are releasing their fourth studio album to much fanfare (ahem: us) titled “Nu Revolution.”

 

AfriPOP! Cover Girl: Alek Wek

Sudanese model Alek Wek has graced the covers of a myriad of international fashion mags – from ESSENCE to British Vogue. Most recently she jumped for joy on the cover of Elle South Africa’s 14th Anniversary issue. AfriPOP! celebrates this African fashion and style icon with seven of our favorite covers.