The Mighty Amazon
Hip Deep November 5, 2020
The Mighty Amazon
Seize the Dance: The BaAka of Central Africa
Hip Deep October 31, 2019
Seize the Dance: The BaAka of Central Africa
This program will initiate listeners into one of the most enchanting and mysterious musical practices in Africa, BaAka people music.
Off the Beaten Track in Malawi and Burkina Faso
Afropop Classic September 12, 2019
Off the Beaten Track in Malawi and Burkina Faso
This program ventures into corners of Africa we hear from rarely, guided by adventurous field recordists and crate diggers.
Doing it For the Art: Manolo Raps in Cape Verde
Closeup July 23, 2019
Doing it For the Art: Manolo Raps in Cape Verde
At the 2019 Atlantic Music Expo in Cape Verde, Afropop's Sebastian Bouknight met Manolo, a longtime rapper who is trying to find a foothold in the country's overcrowded music scene.
The Gqom Generation of Durban, South Africa
Afropop Classic March 21, 2019
The Gqom Generation of Durban, South Africa
There's an exciting new sound exploding in Durban, South Africa: Gqom! In this program, we explore the music and meet the young generation of artists creating it.
An Island, Divided
Hip Deep February 14, 2019
An Island, Divided
Time Travel Through Afro-Paris
Afropop Classic January 24, 2019
Time Travel Through Afro-Paris
Paris has been one of the most important incubators of African music on the planet. On this program, we look back on 30 years of adventures with African music in Paris.
Ghana: Celebration Sounds
Afropop Classic December 20, 2018
Ghana: Celebration Sounds
In hard times and boom times, people in Ghana know how to party. In this program, we hear the regional pop and neotraditional music that animates festivals, funerals and community celebrations across the country.
Stocking Stuffers 2018
Afropop Classic December 6, 2018
Stocking Stuffers 2018
A round-up of some of our favorite 2018 releases.
Remembering Fela
Afropop Classic October 11, 2018
Remembering Fela
Contemporary Nigerian artists and others recall the man, the music and the legacy of Nigeria's greatest musician.

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