3 minutes read June 25, 2013 Rick Ross is a Country Yesterday outsized rapper Rick Ross (twitter handle: “Mastermind”) tweeted two pieces of exciting news at once: firstly that he had landed “in the beautiful country of Africa” and secondly that….. Read More 10 minutes read December 31, 2012 2012’s SMH (also known as “Africa is a Country”) Moments There are times we shake our heads or roll our eyes. When we could not invent some of the things that we spot in the media. For some reason especially….. Read More 3 minutes read October 2, 2012 The Danger of a Single TED Talk Africa.com have made a movie that’s going to change the way you think about Africa. If the trailer is any indication of what the film’s about, then we’ve reached only….. Read More 5 minutes read September 21, 2012 When Rick Ross filmed a music video in a Lagos slum American rapper (and music executive) Rick Ross shot the latest version of his “Hold me Back” song mostly in Obalende, a poor section of Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital. The video….. Read More 1 minute read February 13, 2012 When Rick Ross went to South Africa and Gabon For some odd reason the latest issue of The New Yorker ran a profile of rapper Rick Ross. Lots of good, clever writing by Sasha Frere Jones on familiar controversies….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read August 25, 2009 Murs dropping "the science" Music break from my favorite track of LA rapper Murs. Here‘s a transcript of the song’s lyrics. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.