Afropop Worldwide

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  • Location: Brooklyn, New York

"Afropop Worldwide" is America's first and longest-lived weekly program on the music of Africa and the African Diaspora.

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103 Pieces

"Afropop Worldwide" is America's first and longest-lived weekly program on the music of Africa and the African Diaspora. NOTE: This program is available to PRI affiliates. For more information please email memberships@prx.org.

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JOIN GEORGES COLLINET THIS WEEK AS WE GO TO MIAMI FOR THE AFRO ROOTS VIRTUAL FEST 2020.

  • Added: Sep 24, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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Sample the words and music of the South African musician, activist and witness to history: Johnny Clegg.

  • Added: Sep 22, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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This program features Skype interviews and music from RAM (Haiti), Blaya (Portugal) and BLK JKS (South Africa), and music from Ghana, Cape Verde, C...

  • Added: Sep 22, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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On this music-rich program, we hear live music from Congo’s Papa Wemba, South African township heroes Mahlathini and the Mahotella Queens, a queen ...

  • Added: Sep 16, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Baaba Maal, Credit: Banning Eyre
Baaba Maal and his acoustic big band performing at Joe's Pub in New York City.

  • Added: Sep 03, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Thomas Mapfumo at SOBs 1991, Credit: Banning Eyre
In 1991, Thomas Mapfumo and the Blacks Unlimited made their second tour of the United States. This recording, made by Afropop Worldwide at S.O.B.'s...

  • Added: Sep 03, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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For all those stuck at home or stressed out during these uncertain times, here’s an hour of uplifting music from Mali, Cuba and South Africa.

  • Added: Aug 26, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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On this program, we attend the FEMUA festival and hear the sounds and stories of Abidjan’s cultural and commercial renaissance. Produced by Elodie ...

  • Added: Aug 19, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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Producer Ned Sublette speaks with ethnomusicologist Amanda Villepastour, language technician Tunde Adegbola, and drummer Kenneth Schweitzer about h...

  • Added: Aug 12, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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There are no high-profile mixes of recent Tunisian underground dance music from hip DJs, and no young Algerian musicians with major distribution de...

  • Added: Aug 04, 2020
  • Length: 58:59