1 minute read April 18, 2015 Weekend Music Break No.70 The Weekend Music break is here! Check out a round up of tunes and visuals that caught our ears and eyes at Africa is a Country headquarters this week! Kicking things….. Read More 6 minutes read June 10, 2014 The State Of African Hip Hop In 2014 In 2014, African hip-hop has graduated from the bedroom and walked into the boardroom. It’s left its cape (baggy jeans) at the door and picked up a pair of tight-fitting….. Read More 4 minutes read April 28, 2014 The African Hip-Hop Generation Arrives I remember it like it was yesterday. My older brother had just returned from his freshman year of secondary school and the loud engine of my father’s old Nissan Stanza….. Read More 6 minutes read September 19, 2013 Blitz the Ambassador has a new EP: ‘The Warm Up’ Shortly before the release of Ghana-born emcee Blitz the Ambassador’s “The Warm Up” EP, we reached out to him to discuss his career and the aspects involved in the making….. Read More 3 minutes read July 12, 2013 Weekend Music Break 45 We took the week off last week so we’re coming back at you extra strong today. For those of you trying to stay warm this winter and those of you….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read May 1, 2013 Afropolitan Dreams in Brooklyn Blitz the Ambassador is throwing a block party in Brooklyn this Saturday. Les Nubians are singing, Rimarkable and myself are DJing, and Restless City is screening. MoCADA is the host and co-sponsor. Read More 9 minutes read April 22, 2013 Sweet, Sweet Country: An Interview with Filmmaker Dehanza Rogers Director Dehanza Rogers’s latest short film, “Sweet, Sweet Country” is the winner of the Audience Award at the 2013 Atlanta Film Festival. The film stars Danielle Deadwyler as the 20-year….. Read More ← Older posts ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.