Last year, the Yoruba culture took center stage as Laolu Senbanjo’s artwork was seen in Beyonce’s Lemonade and inspired a whole new dialogue about the Yoruba pantheon from Brooklyn to Cuba to Istanbul. The Yoruba-Cuban twin duo Ibeyi also took over our timelines with their
A short story about unraveling.
The juju music legend, King Sunny Ade, will close out his 30-city North American tour this month in Brooklyn with a concert event not to be missed. International singer/songwriter and performer Wunmi, a Fela for this generation, will perform tracks from her forthcoming studio album, See Me.
This epic family affair will
The One Africa Music Fest was epic. Here's our summary of highlights and photos.
Breaking In, the directorial debut of award-winning actress Adepero Oduye ("Pariah," "12 Year a Slave"), will be screening on Saturday, April 23rd at BAM ( Brooklyn Academy of Music). Set in Sunset Park, the short film chronicles that moment when black boys in America are