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Africa’s first 21st century global pop star?

Nigerian D’Banj–a combination of outsized showman, confidence, flash, little politics and affecting personality–could be Africa’s first global pop star of the 21st century.

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Music Break. 2Face

The music video for “Raindrops,” the latest by Nigerian pop star 2Face. Btw, what was his stance on #OccupyNigeria? Anybody know?

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The New South African Superstar

Zahara has become the top pop artist in South Africa in a fairly short time but curiously enough, for the media, she has remained something of an enigma because she doesn’t appear to have any obvious unique selling points beside her talent.

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Bok van Blerk's Darkest Africa

You’d be forgiven if you thought the images below came from a B-grade Hollywood, straight-to-DVD action flick. Complete with the familiar racist tropes of starving, diseased children in a war-torn…..