Archive | August 7, 2013

Garifuna Music Survives and Thrives ‘Against All Odds’

Shortly after becoming U.S president, George W. Bush met his Brazilian counterpart and professed an ignorance of Brazil’s long history of African slavery and integration. The incident underscored the still-widespread misunderstanding of slavery’s deep reach across centuries. Just as in the United States, the influx of Africans throughout the Americas has had a profound cultural […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Itz Tiffany – Neke Neke

Probably in a bid to prove to the world that African dance culture is not a one hit wonder, Itz Tiffany, famously known for her contribution to global hit (Fuse ODG’s) Azonto single, has come out with a new dance craze song and video, Neke Neke. The song is based on a club scene type […]

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