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Jupiter & Okwess give powerful performance at the Cedar

The Cedar’s events manager and volunteer coordinator, Jared Hemming, introduced Jupiter & Okwess with a flourish, but the band did not appear. Instead we...

African artists win multiple Grammys

Africans bagged multiple Grammys in two different categories last night at the 65th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Nigerian musician Temilade Openiyi, who goes...

Yacub Addy, renowned Ghanaian drummer and composer passes

Yacub Addy, drummer, composer and choreographer from the Addy family of drummers, singers and dancers in Avenor, Accra, Ghana, has joined the elders, it...

Blitz The Ambassador – “African in New York”

Blitz The Ambassador returns with “African In New York”, the latest track from the Accra, Ghana born New York City residing wordsmith’s forthcoming EP...

The American revival of Janka Nabay

Earlier this month, singer Ahmed Janka Nabay was milling about the Brooklyn warehouse concert venue 285 Kent. In the crowded, windowless confines of the...