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Malawi Mouse Boys in NYC

Malawi Mouse Boys
Africa is a grand and diverse continent. I am continually amazed at the sheer brilliance, ingenuity and talent that are seldom seen outside the continent, particularly in countries that don’t have much visibility beyond their borders. As a Nigerian, the world knows us. Perhaps not in a nuanced manner, but they know of Nigeria. As the most populat...

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October 15th 2014 by Atane

Afromuzik’s Top 10 Videos of 2013

Stromae,R2BEES, WizKid, Burna Boy, P Square, Serge Beynaud, Banky W, J Martins, Dj Arafat, Diamond Platnumz, Mafikizolo
As we mark the end of one year and the beginning of another we looked back on the many music videos we featured over the past twelve months to bring you our top 10 videos of 2013. In order to stand out from the millions of YouTube uploads every day, artists and directors have had to produce more innovative videos and our list of this year’s top...

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December 31st 2013 by Jean-Claude

Musical Tributes to Nelson Mandela

Johnny Clegg
“It Is Music and Dancing That Makes Me at Peace With the World” - Nelson MandelaNelson Mandela, "the last of the twentieth century's national liberators", was one of very few figures in out history to have had such a great influence. Many of those influenced were musicians from all walks of life who found different ways to pay tribute to Mandel...

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December 5th 2013 by Jean-Claude

Rokia Traoré Live At The Lincoln Center

Rokia Traoré Live At The Lincoln Center
It was a full house at the Rose Theater this past Friday where award-winning, singer, songwriter, and guitarist Rokia Traoré, was part of Lincoln Center’s White Light Festival.Dressed in a little black dress and some funky platform boots, the petite singer looked like an elegant rockstar as she picked up her guitar, and quietly approached the mi...

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November 19th 2013 by Daniella

Ruby Interview with AfroMuzik

Ruby Gyang
Ruby Gyang is one of Nigeria's great contributors to Afro-Soul. As a singer and songwriter, she gives herself to the world by creating the kind of music that immediately lifts up your spirit and nourishes your heart as soon as you hear it. We recently had the opportunity to catch up with Ruby and ask her few questions; here's how the interview went...

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September 9th 2013 by Cyriel