1 minute read March 2, 2013 Weekend Music Break, N°34 Pretty much all of this week’s artist are regular guests on the blog. First up: Pitcho. Remember him. Second, lifted from his ‘Jama ko’ record, here’s a Mali-shot video for Bassekou….. Read More 18 minutes read June 14, 2012 The United States of Africa The rapper Awadi was a founder of a Senegalese’s brand of political hip hop. As ‘kola wrote on this blog, Awadi was at the forefront of a 1990s social movement….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read October 4, 2011 Music Break / Bongeziwe Mabandla Downtown Johannesburg looks remarkably empty in this video for Bongeziwe Mabandla’s first track of his upcoming album. Zuluboy throws in his lines in the second half. And a pop-perfect kids….. Read More 1 minute read August 9, 2011 Sampling Semenya An interview in a (South African) Sunday paper with a ‘hopping mad’ Caiphus Semenya (the South African musician* was surprised to hear his music was being sampled in the ‘Murder….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.