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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"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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Combining historical, religious, literary and musical passions, Umm Kulthum inspired an enduring sense of Egyptian national pride and left a legacy...

  • Added: Jan 06, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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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: Dec 30, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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In their annual tradition, Georges Collinet and Banning Eyre take stock of the year’s offerings, covering an ever-growing array of styles and artis...

  • Added: Dec 23, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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This program explores the unprecedented hybrids of samba, rap, reggae and Afrobeat coming together in this São Paulo, Brazil - disrupting the statu...

  • Added: Nov 18, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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A musical history of Pará state, where Afro-Caribbean influences have created a unique local flavor that connects the dots between Brazilian music ...

  • Added: Nov 04, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Matthew Key
In this episode, Georges Collinet inaugurates a traveling talent search introducing guest deejays and producers with unique perspectives on global ...

  • Added: Oct 21, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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Sample the words and music of the South African musician, activist and witness to history: Johnny Clegg.

  • Added: Oct 08, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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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 30, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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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
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