Best of The Beat on Afropop: Ruben Blades' Album, Mundo
Best of The Beat April 17, 2018
Best of The Beat on Afropop: Ruben Blades' Album, Mundo
Best of The Beat on Afropop recalls the 2003 Grammy-award winning, genre-busting album, "Mundo," by Ruben Blades
Soar
Reviews April 15, 2018
Soar

Now Spinning at Afropop HQ

Turner, Machel Montano and Flavour: "She Bad (Remix"
Trinidad and Nigeria join forces for this smooth, sunny vibe.
The Jazz Epistles
Thu, Apr 19, 2018 8pm
The Jazz Epistles
BAM 30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217
Revered South African jazz pianist Abdullah Ibrahim commemorates this near-mythical group.
Calypso Rose
Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 7:30 pm
Calypso Rose
The Highline Ballroom, 431 W 16th St. • New York, NY 10011
Monsieur Perine
Wednesday 25 April 2018, 8 pm
Monsieur Perine
Highline Ballroom, 431 W. 16th Street, New York, NY 10011
Samba New York's Queen of the Drums Samba Party
Fri, April 27th at 7:30 pm
Samba New York's Queen of the Drums Samba Party
DROM, 85 Avenue A New York, NY 10009
Ibibio Sound Machine w/Underground System
Saturday April 28, 2018, 8 pm
Ibibio Sound Machine w/Underground System
Brooklyn Bowl, 61 Wythe Ave, Brooklyn, NY
El Caribefunk
April 28, doors at 11:30, show at midnight.
El Caribefunk
Joe's Pub, 425 Lafayette St, New York, NY 10003
Young Fathers
Tuesday, May 1 2018, doors at 8 pm.
Young Fathers
Elsewhere - Zone One 599 Johnson Ave. Brooklyn, NY, 11237
Imarhan
May 2, 2018
Imarhan
Rough Trade, 64 N 9th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Afropop 30th Anniversary Gala
Thu, May 3, 2018 6:30 PM – 10:30 PM
Afropop 30th Anniversary Gala
City Winery 155 Varick Street New York, NY 10013
Imarhan
May 3, 2018
Imarhan
The David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center
Mdou Moctar
Friday May 4. Doors 6:00 PM (event ends at 10:30 PM)
Mdou Moctar
Elsewhere Zone One 599 Johnson Ave., Brooklyn, NY, 11237
LADAMA
Saturday May 5, Doors 6:30 PM / Show 7:30 PM
LADAMA
635 Sackett St, Brooklyn, NY, 11217
Bombino's Album Release Show
8 pm on Wednesday, May 9
Bombino's Album Release Show
Brooklyn Bowl, 61 Wythe Ave,
Radio Jarocho & Zenen Zeferino: Rios de Norte y Sur Album Release
Thursday, May 10, 2018. Doors at 6 pm, show at 7 pm.
Radio Jarocho & Zenen Zeferino: Rios de Norte y Sur Album Release
Joe's Pub 425 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10003
Zabelê
May 12, doors at 6 pm, show at 7 pm.
Zabelê
Joe's Pub
Miriam Makeba & Nina Simone: Singing Protest & Memory with Somi
Fri., May 18, 7 p.m.
Miriam Makeba & Nina Simone: Singing Protest & Memory with Somi
Jazz At Lincoln Center, 10 Columbus Cir, New York, NY 10023
Vocalist and composer Somi honors the lives and music of Miriam Makeba and Nina Simone
DanceAfrica 2018
May 25—May 28, 2018
DanceAfrica 2018
BAM, Peter Jay Sharp Building, 30 Lafayette Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11217
South Africa specifically, it seems.
Amadou & Mariam
Wed., June 6, 2018, 9 pm
Amadou & Mariam
Brooklyn Steel, 319 Frost Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222