Black Eyed Peas – Street Livin’

We have the POWER to make change together: http://BlackEyedPeas.com/StreetLivin Prison Industrial Complex. Immigration. Gun Violence. Police Brutality. These issues are critical for our families, friends, communities, and world. Stay Woke, Take Action Now. For more information on these issues, please visit: http://baji.org/ http://communityjusticerc.org/ http://www.livefreeusa.org/ http://schoolsnotprisons.vote/ http://www.gatheringforjustice.org/ https://unitedwedream.org/ http://hiphopcaucus.org/ http://iamangelfoundation.org/

NOW STREAMING —AFROPUNK MIXTAPE #037: Unapologetically Black

Happy New Years, AFROPUNK Family! Another year, more adventures, and importantly, more music. Fresh off the heels of the inaugural AFROPUNK Joburg festival, here is our first mixtape of the new year. AFROPUNK MIXTAPE #037: Unapologetically Black features the music of OSHUN, Benjamin Booker, Ecca Vandal, Nova Twins, Fantastic Negrito, Chaka Kahn, Algiers, Louder Than […]

* VIDEO: Residente: Latin Amerika’s most successful rapper on race and Trump’s Amerika

    Puerto Rican rapper, writer and film-maker Residente is one of the most successful Latino artists of his generation, winning 24 Latin Grammys as one half of internationally renowned group Calle 13. No other Latin artist has matched that record – and he’s nominated in a further nine categories this year following the release of […]

We commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the death of Otis Redding

(December 10, 2017) — It is incredible to think that a half century has passed since one of the greatest tragedies to hit the world of soul music, but it was fifty years ago today that the legendary Otis Redding died in a tragic plane crash, along with several members of the Bar-Kays (the video below includes […]

12 Essential Anti-Apartheid Struggle Songs from South Africa & Around the World

by SABELO MKHABELA   It wasn’t just South African musicians—artists from around the continent and the world all stood up in solidarity and released anti-Apartheid songs. Apartheid was a despicable and unthinkable crime against black people. More than 25 years since its abolishment, its repercussions still affect black people deeply in South Africa. During the height […]