5 Things You Should Know Right Now...Fela! on Broadway, Sarkodie and More

It's been a minute since we updated our “5 Things” list, but with all this news bubbling on all things African, we thought of no better time to resurrect our morning list of things you should know right now. African Fashion Week New York is launching this week in the Big Apple from July 12 – 14. Click here for more info on the designers, show times and more. Ever […]


Review: Fela! On Broadway

Fela Kuti is arguably the most visible African star in music history. His passion, art and struggles are emblematic of the modern African experience and his significance transcends his native Nigeria. He was defiant and original; at once a loyal steward of distinct West African rhythms and a pioneer in deftly crafting a sound that was the sum of global rebel music from funk to hard-bop. He is often viewed […]