Latest News for: African hip


Op-ed: Untold stories of urban Indigenous women need to be heard

Daily Bruin 26 Nov 2021
Not long after she settled in Detroit, Esther married an African American man, my great-grandfather, Isiah Mays ... He is an Assistant Professor in the Department of African American Studies, American Indian Studies and History at UCLA. He is the author of “Hip Hop Beats, Indigenous Rhymes.

African Beat

Voa News 23 Nov 2021
From Benga to Juju, Hip Life to Bongo Flava, Bubu to ...

Leading Middle East Band Jamila & The Other Heroes Take ‘Border Syndrome’ On Tour For First Time Since Pandemic

Egypt Today 21 Nov 2021
   .   ...  . Unsurprisingly, it’s the band’s first tour since the pandemic struck, making it a big moment for the band and fans.  ... Musically, Jamila & The Other Heroes band are known for their thrilling music that brings together Psychedelic rock and hip hop with Middle Eastern and West African rhythms.  ... .

Music In Africa Foundation to honour King Tha, Vusi Mahlasela

Independent online (SA) 19 Nov 2021
There will also be workshops and sessions such as Pan-Africanism, collaborations and exchange with Busiswa, SA hip hop, innovation and developments featuring Gigi Lamyne, Siya Metane and Priddy Ugly, among others ... solutions and strategies for African indie talent”, all hosted by industry experts.

African Pride Announces Legendary Wig & Hair Artist, Arrogant Tae, As New Stylist Ambassador

Longview News-Journal 18 Nov 2021
18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- African Pride, leading hair care product manufacturer with more than 30 years' experience creating quality and affordable products, is excited to announce their partnership with Arrogant Tae – celebrity wig and hair artist, whose work, has made him one of ...

WATCH: Slik Talk insults Cassper Nyovest’s new alcohol brand and ’The Braai Show’

Independent online (SA) 17 Nov 2021
... African entertainment industry ... Some on social media believe that Slik Talk, a staunch fan of rapper A-Reece, is just upset that Cassper Nyovest has been making steady gains A-Reece in he polling for the South African Hip-hop Awards (SAHHAs) fan votes for Artist of the Decade.

Book Bag: ‘The Bad Immigrant’ by Sefi Atta; ‘Unfinished Lives’ by Michael Miller

The Recorder 17 Nov 2021
Ismail, a financial planner who fervently believes in the American dream of hard work leading to prosperity, is separated from his African-American wife, Sondra, and bitter about how their teenage son is embracing hip hop music and working as an MC in clubs. Sondra “looks down on Africans,” says Ismail.

Sean Paul nabs MOBO Award nomination for Best Reggae Act

Metro USA 17 Nov 2021
Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across NYC ... Schneps Connects ... Subscribe. ... The MOBO Awards will also celebrate the best of African music, jazz, grime, gospel, hip hop, and R&B, plus media personalities, actors and producers. .

Angela Deem’s recent dancing video scared 90 Day Fiance viewers

m&c 16 Nov 2021
Angela Deem off-put critics with a recent dance video. Pic credit. TLC ... Angela’s latest video was of herself dancing in her kitchen which made critics cringe ... Angela posted a 15-second video of herself dancing in her kitchen to a song by a South African music artist. She shook her hips back and forth as she danced closer to the camera ... Pic credit ... .

Peer Reviewed: Dave Okumu Interviews Joan As Police Woman... And Vice Versa

The Quietus 15 Nov 2021
Joan As Police Woman photo. Giles Clement/ Dave Okumu photo. Morgan Sinclair. Joan As Police Woman Interviews Dave Okumu. I remember you telling me that you were born in Vienna ... My exposure to music in Vienna came mainly via my siblings ... Sometimes I would catch my parents’ hips swaying to African pop music, high life and such like ... the list is endless ... Aw.

French rapper MHD to stand trial over youth’s murder

The News International 13 Nov 2021
The 27-year-old, who rose to fame with a distinctive blend of west African sounds with US-style hip-hop, was charged with homicide in January 2019 and imprisoned ... Seven other people will also stand trial over the killing ... .

‘You have to stop one day’: Miami rapper Fat Nick opens up on drug abuse ...

Finger Lakes Times 12 Nov 2021
Drug culture in hip-hop. David Canton, a University of Florida African American Studies director and history of hip-hop music and culture professor, said rap and hip-hop artists will continue to talk about drugs until consumers decide they’re tired of it ... In the ‘80s, hip-hop ...

French rapper MHD to stand trial over youth's murder: Judicial source

Straits Times 12 Nov 2021
The 27-year-old, who rose to fame with a distinctive blend of west African sounds with US-style hip-hop, was charged with homicide in January 2019 and imprisoned ... Seven other people will also stand trial over the killing ... More on this topic. � ....

Harold López-Nussa at Freight and Salvage

All About Jazz 12 Nov 2021
Harold López-Nussa. Freight & Salvage. Berkeley, CA. October 28, 2021. Cuban piano sensation. Harold Lopez-Nussa. piano. b.1983 ... The front line was Swiss harmonica phenom. Gregoire Maret. harmonica ... A monster in his own right, Ruy Adrian, though busy, was always hip and on point. He consistently maintained the underlying Cuban-Latin-African claves root rhythm.