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Pop Music and Cultural Resistance in Nigeria via Apala

Pop Music and Cultural Resistance in Nigeria via Apala

A new Soul Jazz Records compilation presents Apala songs, created to reject colonialism and celebrate recent independence in late 1960s Nigeria.

Nigerian Producer Ekiti Sound Weaves Electronic and Hip-Hop Within Traditional Sounds on ‘Abeg No Vex’

Nigerian Producer Ekiti Sound Weaves Electronic and Hip-Hop Within Traditional Sounds on ‘Abeg No Vex’

Producer Ekiti Sound debuts with an ultra-modern take on Nigerian traditions old and new on the eclectic Abeg No Vex.

Ibibio Sound Machine: Ibibio Sound Machine

Ibibio Sound Machine: Ibibio Sound Machine

This is an album that came out of a language.

Lijadu Sisters: Sunshine

The Lijadu Sisters: Mother Africa

Asa: Beautiful Imperfection

Various Artists: Highlife Time Vol. 2

Various Artists: The Rough Guide to African Guitar Legends

‘Lost Kingdoms of Africa’: The Very Concept of ‘Kingdom’ May Have Originated In Southern Africa

Various Artists: Nigeria Special Volume 2 / Nigeria Afrobeat Special

Tony Allen: Secret Agent

Various: Black Man’s Cry: The Inspiration of Fela Kuti