1 minute read January 7, 2015 Hipsters Don’ t Dance’s Top 10 African/Caribbean Collaborations of 2014 2014 was a year when our musical worlds began to collide and we saw an increase in African artists working with artists from the Caribbean. This is a really big….. Read More 3 minutes read June 12, 2014 Narendra Modi’s ‘Africa’ policy In a speech last October, Narendra Modi argued, “I believe a strong economy is the driver of an effective foreign policy…we have to put our own house in order so….. Read More 3 minutes read June 1, 2014 Adam Sandler’s “Africa” (late night TV talk shows can’t get enough of it) Just based on the trailer alone, it was safe to predict that “Blended,” the comedy starring Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore about two single parents who after a dismal first date,….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read May 22, 2014 Toto’s Africa–The Disco Edition Came across this nice little disco edit of Toto’s “Africa.” Since we have a running series going, thought it would be nice to add it to the bunch. So deeejay!….. Read More 1 minute read October 24, 2013 Heaps of Scrap for Africa We were almost convinced it was a spoof when we stumbled upon the following video. Entitled ‘Go For Africa’ the video features a number of Dutch people loading a sea….. Read More 2 minutes read October 6, 2013 Who hasn’t lip synced to Toto’s “Africa”? Latest: crew of oil supply ship off Equatorial Guinea coast At last count there were about 140,000 covers of the 1980s American rock band Toto’s song “Africa” on Youtube. And then there’s all the remixes or samples by more recognized….. Read More 3 minutes read March 8, 2013 How the Africa-China romance is killing Europe In the past decade the international media first focused on China’s economic boom, which was then followed by the ‘Africa is rising’ narrative. The latter partly as a result of….. Read More ← Older posts ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.