Local musician and musicologist Cara Stacey says she’s thrilled to receive the top honours at this year’s Standard BankYoung Artists (SBYA) Awards ... In addition to being a composer and performer, the Johannesburg-born artist holds a doctorate in African music ... “I love so many different artists ... “There are many classical artists who I adore.
This situation DBlack believes needs to change if Ghanaians expect their artistes to compete with top artistes across the continent ... Go take a look at other African charts ... To D-Black, there is no justification for local fans to stream Nigerian and South African songs because Ghanaian artistes put in their best.
Rolling Stone's latest list of the "500 greatest songs of all time" reflects more than ever the work of women and people of colour with the top three all by AfricanAmerican artists singing songs of respect, revolution and rights ... .
Also artists and crafters selling their merchandise and food stalls ... He will share the stage with SouthAfrican artists and international artist Howard Hewett ... Collaborating with the African Arts Centre, it brings an array of visual arts, introducing new artists, and with well known artists from KZN and afar in an exciting new space.
The group Detail first played together in December 1981. After a short period when the Norwegian pianist Eiven One Pederson was a member, it stabilised as a trio comprising Norwegian saxophonist. Frode Gjerstad. saxophone, alto. b.1948. " data-original-title="" title="">Frode Gjerstad, SouthAfrican bassist (and one-time Blue Note artist). Johnny Dyani.
Get ready to dance, sing, swing and be awed by the regional, national and international artists scheduled to perform at the 29th ErieBlues & Jazz Festival... Artistic director John Vanco said putting together this year's event had unique challenges, beyond moving back the date ... Artists at work ... Artists at Work (Middle of park).
Drawing from her own experience as well as folk wisdom, Ivory Coast singer-songwriter Fely Tchaco embodies the new generation of artists who remain attached to their African heritage while maintaining a modern outlook on the world. The San Francisco Bay Area-based artist will make her debut at Globalquerque! at 10.20 p.m.
One of the most successful African artistes on the continent and known for pushing the envelope on his sound, Burna Boy continues to achieve musical milestones, maintaining his position as one of Africa’s outstanding musicians who is sequentially shaping the new Africa sound.
CentralAfrican musical artists are now opting for a change through new musical sounds. A musical event was organized in Bangui recently by a famous Central African artist by the name Idylle MAMBA who is advocating for traditional musical instruments to transmit ancestral messages.