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“An Afropolitan Renaissance.”

After years of fighting negative stereotypes about Africa, especially through Western news cycles, a generation of passionate Afrocentrists are finally doing something about it. A new wave of actors and allies are taking on the responsibility of representing African cultures, values, identity and heritage, and...

There is bliss when all Africans connect

It's beautiful how being African can create such a strong representation of one's self. I believe that when someone identifies themselves as African, they recognize where they are from but also declare that they are changing what it means to be "African". There are many...

To go back to traditions …

​"To go back to traditions is the first step forward”.. I was raised in a family of 10 siblings and parents devoted to sharing their loves for each other and that of our African Congolese traditions. Now as a musician, creative director, my sole purpose is to...