Tag Archives: Afro-Pop

Daily Discovery: M3nsa – Forward

Daily Discovery: M3nsa – Forward

Check out the new single by Accra-based singer/songwriter and MC M3nsa.   Talking about the track, the hiplife and Afro-fusion artist explained, “the lyrics for the verses was just me looking for a mantra that allows me to continue ‘going’ when I feel I’ve got nothing else to offer and...
Daily Discovery: Niu Raza – Reko (Dance Visual)

Daily Discovery: Niu Raza – Reko (Dance Visual)

New York-based Malagasy singer/songwriter Niu Raza recently released a “dance visual” for her single ‘Reko’ part of her latest album Mm-hmm.   The work, shot by Hobiana Rabiazamaholy and choreographed Alisson Myrea, is an “ode to Malagasy women’s strength, beauty and talent“.  
Visions of Sound (March 2021)

Visions of Sound (March 2021)

Every month, we bring you a collection of the best world music-related videos. That’s our way to give value to too often overlooked, rich and diverse artistic expressions. Listen with your eyes! Watch the full playlist:
Daily Discovery: Angelique Kidjo – Dignity ft. Yemi Alade

Daily Discovery: Angelique Kidjo – Dignity ft. Yemi Alade

Beninese singer/songwriter Angelique Kidjo has recently joined forces once again with Nigerian musician Yemi Alade to give life to a new single inspired by the #ENDSARS movement rallying across Nigeria: https://angeliquekidjo.lnk.to/Dignity   The song is dedicated to the ones who lost their life in the demonstrations against police brutality in the...
Visions of Sound  (June 2020)

Visions of Sound (June 2020)

Every month, we bring you a collection of the best world music-related videos. That’s our way to give value to too often overlooked, rich and diverse artistic expressions. Listen with your eyes!   Watch the full playlist:
Visions of Sound  (February 2020)

Visions of Sound (February 2020)

Every month, we bring you a collection of the best world music-related videos. That’s our way to give value to too often overlooked, rich and diverse artistic expressions. Listen with your eyes! Watch the full playlist:
Podcast: Rhythm Passport on Air w/ Fatoumata Diawara (January 2020)

Podcast: Rhythm Passport on Air w/ Fatoumata Diawara (January 2020)

We start the Rhythm Passport On Air year with a bang! For the first episode of 2020, we hosted and interviewed a gifted musician, tireless activist and extraordinary woman, Fatoumata Diawara.  In light of her upcoming London show at the Roundhouse (on the 30th of January, part of In the Round...