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Voix d’Afrique - Part I

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Alors parlons un peu musique. « Voix d’Afrique » : c’est le nom d’un dossier qui existe dans ma bibliothèque musicale depuis un bon nombre d’années et qui a toujours su faire mon bonheur. 864 more words

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Artists Coming Together To Honor James Brown

PHILADELPHIA, PA

This summer the James Brown Biopic ‘Get on Up,’ will be released in theaters on August 1st. The movie, which stars ’42,’ star Chadwick Boseman and Philadelphia’s own Jill Scott, will pay homage to the Godfather of Soul. 175 more words

Features

The ninth installment of South Florida’s uber jazz festival dubbed “Jazz in the Gardens 9” gets on the way from March 15-16, 2014, on the grounds of the… 572 more words

Music News

The Life and Music of Angélique Kidjo

“Spirit Rising My Life, My Music” is the story of a girl who overcame repression, poverty, and life threatening situations to become someone more than a singer but a warrior who would chastise Robert Mugabe at a festival because “… my voice would be with the ones who have no voice.” 301 more words

Black Culture

A Wonderful Show By An Ambassador For African Girls

Angélique Kidjo is not merely a musician; she speaks, through her music, in support of education for African girls – and for girls throughout the world. 418 more words