The Afropolitan Today — Music

Yes We Can Video

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Guest Blogpost: My Sister!

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I'm introducting a new segment where I have guest bloggers. So to kick it all off, he's my kid sister Natasha's post. She'll be the new Afropolitan Music Critic, because she's the most astute and wide ranging taste in music of anyone I know. *Drumroll* By Natasha Lwenya Vampire Weekend, an up and coming Indie Pop ensemble can only be described as a retro breath of fresh air. Don’t let their name fool you, they’re anything but blood sucking, and can be listened to any day of the week. In a time where most new bands strive to be different...

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Music Makers

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This musician is pretty cool.                 so is this one:                 .....and is this one:    

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Soul Influence: I Heart This Group!

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We all have heard African harmony. From, the classic South African harmony (perhaps the best) to the chats of the west, choirs in the east, and prayer calls of the north,. Musicality is king. So what happens if you mix all these influences and throw in a little geographically hopscotch in the mix? Soul Influence! "Soul Influence is an a cappella ensemble, African in it's choice of rhythm and beat, Afro-jazz in its musical style, Christian in its conviction and lyrics,  service to God and fellow man in it's focus." Just listen to these guys. They are so awesome. Perfect...

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Mama Africa Remix - Akon Featuring Bamboo

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