AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

Speech Debelle

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Friday, November 23rd, 2012

Friday Bonus Music Break, N°26

We should start numbering these bonus music breaks. First up, above, from Kenya: the Large Gang, who claim to be “a lifestyle,” or at least more than a music group. Also from Nairobi (H/T “urban soul” blog GetMziki), the Grandpa Records family (basically a group of artists that are signed to the label) doesn’t take

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

Music Break

London-based Speech Debelle teamed up with Ninja Tune’s Bonobo (rapping about those “rhythms that was playing in West Africa”). Is she touring the U.S. at all?