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Spotlight: Jazz Hands for Autism

Jazz Hands For Autism is a 501(c)(3) talent advocacy group that creates avenues from expression to employment for musicians on the autism spectrum. The founders of JHFA believe that success is the ability to do what you love and be paid for it. They believe that success is the ability to unify people, inspire people, move people, and change people for the better, all by doing what you love

Five Things We Learned from Wizkid’s Beats 1 Interview

Last night, Wizkid had an impromptu 30-minute interview with Ebro Darden on his Beats 1 radio show and he let out some surprising information about his latest project ("forming accent" and all). In case...

When Ethiopia meets Seattle

ESFNA, otherwise known as the Ethiopian Sports Federation in North America, is a melting pot of sport, food, dance, love, God, and culture held once a year by the Habesha community. Every year, a...

The Soul In The Music: Mannywellz

Written by Ashli K. A man, his dog, and his music. Mannywellz, the curator, producer, writer and skinny kid from the DMV by way of Nigeria, is hard at work, paving his way as a musician. Not...

Tyler, The Creator Partners with Converse

While everyone is distracted, focusing on trying to decipher aspects of his personal life, Tyler, the Creator has proven to be as business minded as ever--announcing a new collaboration with shoe brand, Converse. In...

Music Video: Vanjess – “Touch The Floor” Feat. Masego 

Sister duo, Ivana and Jessica aka Vanjess are back at full force with their new music video, "Touch The Floor," featuring the ever-so talent multi instrumentalist DMV native, Masego. The song itself is a...

The Problem With Dear White People

Before you jump to any conclusions, let me get this out of the way--Dear White People is a great show (sorry white supremacists), and if you haven't "borrowed" your ex's Netflix login to watch...

Africa gets its own domain name with launch of .AFRICA

Whether it's your blog or personal website, domain names are crucial. In particular, it's how user can access your content on the Web or from the comfort of their own home. .AFRICA is a...

Wizkid – Sounds From The Other Side

It's here! After months of heavy promotion, alternate videos, and forming accents, Wizkid finally releases his newest album mixtape, Sounds From The Other Side. Through the singles that have been released, "Daddy Yo," "Sweet...

8 Hot African Swimwear Brands to Add to Your Collection

No summer is complete without the right swimsuit. As the weather gets warmer, there are hundreds of swimsuits to choose from, but how many of them are 1) African owned or 2) African inspired?...