3 minutes read November 20, 2014 #SAHipHop2014: @Okmalumkoolkat has a new album In 2010, I acquired an illegal copy of The Clonious’ Between the dots LP after hearing him play a set on Mary-Anne Hobbs’ Generation Bass programme which used to be….. Read More 2 minutes read May 21, 2014 Why Is No One Else Talking About These Musicians? I got the chance to be part of the Redbull Basscamp in Johannesburg during October 2013. For six days, a unique cross-section of hand picked South African musicians holed up in central Johannesburg….. Read More 1 minute read July 20, 2013 Weekend Music Break 46 Electrique DJs, Fena Gitu and Jaaz Odongo have the perfect Summer tune for you. Technically, we’ll have to call it “Kenyan” house music: Another great video by director Nicky Campos,….. Read More 2 minutes read February 22, 2013 Weekend Music Break, N°33 Let’s start with two club tracks. It’s Friday after all. Above is a collaboration between Boddhi Satva (from the Central African Republic) and Oumou Sangaré (from Mali) who together recorded….. Read More 3 minutes read December 26, 2012 The Top 10 Music Videos of 2012 2012 is rapidly coming to a close, which means it’s time to assemble some of our favorite music videos from the past year. Indeed it’s no easy task to construct….. Read More 1 minute read November 4, 2012 Weekend Bonus Music Break, N°23 “Halleluja.” Ghanaian-Swiss OY breaks down hair politics over some church loop. Next: Ghanaian-Canadian singer-songwriter Kae Sun’s ‘Ship and The Globe’, the debut single off his forthcoming LP “Afriyie”: Read More 1 minute read June 22, 2012 Friday Bonus Music Break, N°14 Quite the mixed bag this week. ‘Disco Malapaa’ by Arusha’s Jambo Squad above; nine more below. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.