'Mory Kante lives on': tributes for icon who took African music global

Guinean singer Mory Kante, who helped introduce African music to a world audience in the.

Complex & Atlantic Present A Black Music Month Conversation with Hitmaka, Symba, and Breland

Hitmaka, Symba, and Breland join in celebration of Black Music Month with Atlantic Records and.

Senegal president defends criminalisation of homosexuality

Senegal’s president Macky Sall on Wednesday defended the country’s criminalisation of homosexuality, telling visiting Canadian.

Lecture 1 | African-American History (Stanford)

Lecture 1 of Clay Carson’s Introduction to African-American History Course (HIST 166) concentrating on the.

The First Black Enka Singer in Japanese History

Jerome “Jero” White never imagined that he would one day grow up to be a.

It’s The Death Of Celebrity Vanity — For Now

I can’t make fun of celebrities’ vanity anymore. It’s on hold, along with their shooting.

Go-Go Becomes Official Music Of D.C. Amid Movement To Preserve City’s Black Culture

Mayor Muriel Bowser signed a bill into law on Wednesday that go-go is the official music.

Using science to repair the cracks in stone walls

The 14th century Palazzo dei Consoli is one of Gubbio’s most iconic buildings. But the.

The rise of ‘chemsex’ on London’s gay scene – BBC News

For Radio 4’s The Report, Mobeen Azhar investigates what’s become known as ‘chemsex’ and the.

The Syrian children working in Turkey – BBC News

Dozens of Syrian children work in shoe factories in Gaziantep, southern Turkey. Some work to.