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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Special episodes from Peabody Award-winning weekly program Afropop Worldwide, focusing on music from Africa and the African diaspora.

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171 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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As the 21st century rolls on, more and more of the musical artists who are making a difference cannot be pinned down to any one national identity.

  • Added: Jul 16, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
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In this Hip Deep edition, we find out how cumbia left Colombia in the ‘60s and ‘70s and traveled to other countries.

  • Added: Jul 10, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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This music-rich program features shredding desert-rock axemen and filigree griot guitarists from Niger and Mali, as well as new sounds from the Con...

  • Added: Jul 02, 2019
  • Length: 58:59

  • Added: Jun 13, 2019
  • Length: 59:00

  • Added: Jun 11, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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Our “Colombia in NYC” program takes us from independence day celebrations in a chic Manhattan club with accordion virtuoso Gregorio Uribe, to valle...

  • Added: May 29, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Pedras, Melos, and Radiola - Brazilian Reggae in Sao Luis do Maranhao

  • Added: May 23, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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We go to Miami to enjoy highlights from the 21st annual Afro Roots Fest at the the North Beach Bandshell. Co-headliners are the sublime griot singe...

  • Added: May 15, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Yes, it’s the age of South African house, Afrobeats, Afro r&b and the likes, but roots music lives on in South Africa.

  • Added: May 01, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
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A lot has happened since Afropop last visited Zimbabwe. On this program, we catch up with all the new sounds, hear the latest from Oliver Mtukudzi...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2019
  • Length: 58:59