Category Archives: music video

K’naan performing at NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert

If you like K’naan, you might enjoy this live performance recorded via NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert of a few of his top songs. Note that the version of Wavin Flag played here is the original and not the “Cocacola” version played at t… Continue reading

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Omawumi Ft. Remy Kayz “Somori”

Omawumi Ft. Remy Kayz “Somori“. Omawumi is a Nigerian singer and actress, who was a runner up on TV show “West African Idols” (like American Idol!).
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Octopizzo and Stan “Dunia Ina Mambo”

“Dunia Ina Mambo” is a fun video making a spoof off an old Kenyan cop TV show on the Voice of Kenya during the 1990s. It’s a cover of the show’s theme song “Tahamaki”
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Brymo’s “Omoge Campus”

Brymo’s “Omoge Campus” – fun record by a Nigerian artist
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Yadi’s “The Blow”

Yadi’s “The Blow” shot in Casablanca. Notice generational differences in dress, landscapes etc. Also, how different does it look to sub-Saharan Africa?
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K’naan’s “Somalia” song
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Music video link Dr. Weghorst lecture

  Pipi remix for the CCM for the 2010 Tanzania election campaign   Continue reading

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WizKid feat. Femi Kuti – “Jaiye Jaiye”

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Red Hot + Fela – “Lady” (tUnE-yArDs, Angelique Kidjo, ?uestlove & Akua Naru)

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Nneka’s “Africans”

Nneka’s Africans   Nneka is an up and coming Nigerian artist: http://www.nnekaworld.com/ Continue reading

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