This past September, Rolling Stone reported that Bob Marley’s Legend, his posthumous greatest hits collection, had
This post combines Steffan’s wonderful playlist of South African tunes of and for Nelson Mandela and
When we sent around the AIAC “office” inviting our contributors to suggest songs for Nelson Mandela
The public persona (and the politics) of Bob Marley–whose birthday it is today*–was heavily informed by
While the Ghanaian migrant community in New York City is centered in the Bronx, there is
Roots reggae singer Fred Locks counts downs the top 10 songs about Marcus Garvey (including his own "Black Star Liners").
1970 Britain, Jamaican duo Bob and Marcia‘s cover of “Young, Gifted and Black” climbs to no.
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZZx6kRQITL8&w=500&h=307&rel=0] First Donny Hathaway, now Bob Marley. One of my favorite singers, Bilal–fresh from taking on
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YMh1z3PqGEg&w=500&h=307&rel=0] Via Kenyan-based A24 Media.
Here’s some things I did not have the time to blog about properly or link to
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8_avFTcuYNA&hl=en&fs=1&] In Ghana. From Explore.org