Friends in Sweden, be sure to pick up the latest issue of Lira magazine. The cover features a photo of Fatoumata Diawara taken by yours truly.
A few photos of Ugandan musician Eddy Kenzo and some dancers.
Nigerian singer and songwriter Seyi Shay.
Quick shot of Jamaican reggae singer Kranium.
Nigerian singer Emma Nyra captured in a momentary pause.
Huge congrats to South African rapper Cassper Nyovest who sold an unprecedented 68,000 tickets for his recent show at FNB Stadium in Johannesburg. Those are staggering numbers. Cassper is taking South African hip-hop, live performances, and concert ticket sales to levels we’ve never seen before. I’m looking forward to what he does next.
Below is a shot of Cassper at the Ford Amphitheater this past August.
A few shots of Falz in concert.
A few shots of PSquare in concert.
Olamide at the Toyota Center Arena in Houston, Texas.
In Kalushi: The Story of Solomon Mahlangu, filmmaker Mandla Dube chronicles the short but impactful life of a young South African anti-apartheid freedom fighter. The film had a screening at the NYC African Film Festival. Read my full review here.