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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42 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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Exploring the largest Portuguese city's African community and the irresistible music they make.

  • Added: Jul 16, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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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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For some 50 years, Leo Sarkisian was a worldwide staple on the overseas radio broadcast of Voice of America. In recognition of his passing in June,...

  • Added: Jul 09, 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
Caption: Tuku , Credit: Banning Eyre
In this program, we look back at our conversations with Tuku going back to our first visit to Zimbabwe in 1988, and hear his wonderful music at var...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2019
  • Length: 58:59

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

  • Added: Jun 11, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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From Paris to New Orleans and Boston, Haitian musicians are shaking up the music scene.

  • Added: Jun 06, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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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