NYC Event: 3rd Annual Roots Holiday Jammy

The Roots will throwdown in NYC for their annual holiday party on December 15th at BB Kings. The show will also feature an OkayAfrica set with Blitz the Ambassador and Bajah + the Dry Eye Crew. Details below: 243 W. 42nd Street New York, NY 10 pm, rsvp to


AfriPOP! Does CMJ: OkayAfrica Showcase at Knitting Factory

Africans Represent at OkayPlayer Event By Nosarieme Garrick On our final night at was has become a blurry CMJ week, we took it to Williamsburg’s Knitting Factory for the Okay Africa Showcase.  Presented by Modiba and OkayPlayer, OkayAfrica featured Sierra Leone’s Bajah and the Dry Eye Crew, Rwanda’s Iyadede (pictured above), Brooklyn hip-hoppers Jahdan Blakkamoore & Matt Shadetek, and Ghana’s Blitz the Ambassador. BLITZ-Knitting Factory clip from Truth Films on […]


Blitz the Ambassador representing

Ghanaian MC Blitz The Ambassador recently released his album Stereotype and the kids love it. Check out love from the Miami Herald, Allhiphop and Okayplayer.  He’s also spreading his gospel on BET’s The Deal and in the latest Smooth Magazine. Snaps to Blitz and his signature ice-grill/lean combo. Pop the player to check out 4 Lovers Remorse, his latest single featuring Rick Bartlett.