Tuesday, August 21, 2018

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Fela Kuti Gives A Vivid and Revealing...

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65 African Icons Every Black Person Should...

Former South African President Nelson Mandela Former president of Ghana Kwame Nkrumah   President of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe Former president of Tanzania Julius Nyerere Pan-African hero Patrice Lumumba Former South...

10 Interesting Facts About the Afrobeat Originator:...

Fela Kuti: The Afrobeat Originator Fela Kuti was born Olufela Olusegun Oludotun Ransome-Kuti in Abeokuta, Nigeria. He lived from Oct. 15, 1938, to  Aug. 2, 1997. Also known as Fela...

24 Black Celebs Who Risked Fame &...

Muhammad Ali Former professional boxer Muhammad Ali is generally considered among the greatest heavyweights in the sport's history. A controversial and even polarizing figure during...

Fela Kuti: The King of Afropop

In a typical encounter between a black African and a black American, the black African knows more about the black American's world than the...

Santigold: ‘Blown Away’ By Fela Kuti

All Things Considered continues its "Mom and Dad's Record Collection" series with singer Santi White, who's best known by her stage name, Santigold. White says...

Joakim Noah Talks About His Roots and...

Chicago Bulls star Joakim Noah sat down with OkayAfrica TV to discuss his admiration for the legendary singer Fela Kuti when he was growing...