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Principia’s Annual Dance Production April 18 to 20, Highlights 11 Student Choreographers – RiverBender.com
(Apr 2019) Principia’s Annual Dance Production April 18 to 20, Highlights 11 Student Choreographers  RiverBender.com

ELSAH – The public is invited to attend Principia College’s annual Dance Production, which will take place in Cox Auditorium Thursday, April 18,

Afro Pop dancing with a master – Stanford University News
(many weeks now) Afro Pop dancing with a master  Stanford University News

Afro Pop is a vibrant popular African dance form, current in the same way that Hip Hop is current.

Holiday lovers climax Easter festivities at Titanic Beach – GhanaWeb
on 23rd of Apr 2019 Holiday lovers climax Easter festivities at Titanic Beach  GhanaWeb

Holiday lovers gathered at the titanic beach in Tema to climax this years’ Easter festivities with friends, family, lovers and well-wishers on Monday. The beach .

Revolting Against Expectations, Learning Self-Love – Fordham Ram
Apr 24th, 2019 11:02 UTC Revolting Against Expectations, Learning Self-Love  Fordham Ram

The way that BTS embraces its faults and tries to grow and become better people while also bringing more love into the world has really made me try to do the .

Listen to Olamide’s New Song ‘Spirit’ – OkayAfrica
(Apr 2019) Listen to Olamide’s New Song ‘Spirit’  OkayAfrica

Nigerian star Olamide comes through with his latest single, “Spirit.” The new track sees the rapper switching gears, this time offering up a more low-tempo .

Review: New Doc Shows How Beyoncé Changed Coachella, Forever – Afro American
(Apr 2019) Review: New Doc Shows How Beyoncé Changed Coachella, Forever  Afro American

By Mesfin Fekadu, AP Music Writer. Beyoncé is extremely private, and only lets you know what she wants you to know, when she wants you to know it .

Roots, Leaves, History, Culture X – The Justice
(Apr 2019) Roots, Leaves, History, Culture X  The Justice

Brandeis celebrated the 20th anniversary of Culture X in Levin Ballroom on Saturday, an event that featured a whirlwind of performers showcasing cultures from .

The 40 Best Music Shows in Seattle This Week: April 22-28, 2019 – TheStranger.com
(Apr 2019) The 40 Best Music Shows in Seattle This Week: April 22-28, 2019  TheStranger.com

This week, our music critics have picked everything from Kero Kero Bonito to Bach V. Coldplay to Lizzo. Follow the links below for ticket links and music clips for .

History of Afropop dance crazes: Azonto, Kukere, Sekem – Red Bull
(months ago) History of Afropop dance crazes: Azonto, Kukere, Sekem  Red Bull

By nature, the driving force of an Afropop tune is its incredibly danceable rhythm. Over the past decade, many artists have democratised this critical element .

2019 SummerStage at Central Park free shows (Japanese Breakfast, Parquet Courts, more) – Brooklyn Vegan
on 23rd of Apr 2019 2019 SummerStage at Central Park free shows (Japanese Breakfast, Parquet Courts, more)  Brooklyn Vegan

Plus: Big Freedia, Corinne Bailey Rae, Philippe Zdar, Buika, The Wailers, Junior Reid, La India and more free SummerStage at Central Park shows.

BBC Proms 2019 highlights accessibility with injection of young, diverse musical talent
(Apr 2019)   The Drum

Marking 150 years since the birth of its founder Sir Henry Wood, BBC Proms has launched its 2019 season that presents one of its most diverse programs to .

Nuits Sonores 2019-Six Days of Electronic Music in Lyon
Apr 24th, 2019 08:35 UTC   This is Lyon

Nuits Sonores 2019 juxtaposes electronic music performances with lively debates during the day on the question of Europe’s collective future.

Arts & Culture Calendar: April 18 to April 24, 2019
(Apr 2019)   The Recorder

Thursday, 18 Dance Scottish Country Dance Class: 7 to 9:30 p.m. Invigorating Scottish social dancing requiring only pep and soft soled shoes. Instruction 7 to .

Art on ice, City Pages’ 40th, Fashion Week MN Spring: A-List 4.24
Apr 24th, 2019 09:53 UTC   City Pages

Here’s City Pages top picks for things happening this week.

The evolution of Afropop: A history of the music scene
(months ago)   Red Bull

In 2011, a 21-year-old Nigerian artist named Ayo Balogun released his debut album, Superstar. In it, the young Wizkid tried everything – rapping and singing, .

Soundbites: The Cautionary Tale of SeepoepleS | Music News + Views
Apr 24th, 2019 14:02 UTC   Seven Days

New American Nightmare Howdy, folks! This week, I want to turn your attention to a show happening on Thursday, April 25, at the Monkey House .

The Top 25 African Dancers To Follow on Instagram
(months ago)   OkayAfrica

Original *content* is most impactful when it’s directly in the hands of the people who care about it most. That is exactly what’s going on in the world of African dance .

Music Sermon: The Divinity Of Luther Vandross
(Apr 2019)   Vibe

Luther Vandross didn’t pattern himself after soul men–he studied the divas, and that made him one of the most brilliant singers and vocal producers ever.

Ghanaian Afro pop star Wiyaala on forging her own path
(months ago)   BBC News

Meet Wiyaala Djimba, the Ghanaian Afro musician who loves Madonna and short hair.

Feature The evolution of Afrobeat and its impact on dance music
(months ago)   Stoney Roads

Afrobeat is a genre tag you’ve probably heard loosely thrown around to describe some of Diplo’s more ambitious efforts, or perhaps some of the more low-slung .

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