2 minutes read January 22, 2013 What we learned from day four of Afcon 2013 In the first match at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium, Rustenburg. Côte d’Ivoire 2 v 1 Togo. Don’t believe the hype about Gervinho’s late winner. It was the much maligned Boubacar….. Read More 1 minute read March 16, 2012 Friday Music Bonus Edition Five for the weekend. First up, via AfriPOP!, Nomsa Mazwai’s new video for her song ‘Nguwe.’ (The video comes with a translation.) Then, Vox Sambou (below) and The Narcicyst tell how….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read February 10, 2012 Music Break. King Mensah Some mellow Togolese sounds and a sunny video. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read January 22, 2012 Music Break. Elom 20ce ‘Ya Foye’ will be on Togolese Elom 20ce’s (“Elom Vince”) album Anagezik that comes out in February. Elom calls himself a ‘contemporary griot’ and an ‘arctivist’. All of which sounds….. Read More 1 minute read January 19, 2012 ‘Support unborn African babies’ A Belgian organization (backed by a smart advertising agency) “is calling on unborn babies in Belgium, to do something about the thousands of unborn babies in Africa that do not….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read November 17, 2011 Music Break. YaoBobby ft. Fredy Massamba There’s a fast growing collection of cross-over hip hop songs produced by Central and West African artists making a living in the diaspora (especially in French-speaking hotbeds like Marseilles, Paris….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read October 3, 2011 Music Break / Nëggus & Kungobram Kungobram, an ensemble of French musicians, has teamed up with Togolese slammer Nëggus (here reminiscing about “his land”). Their live act sounds slick. And they’re asking for our help to….. Read More ← Older posts ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.