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Feds charge Minnesota man who they say trained with ISIS and threatened violence against New York

San Francisco Chronicle 16 Feb 2024
... in his native Somalia and rapped about flying to “shoot New York up.” Abdi was arrested in East Africa and appeared Friday in U.S.
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Music from Africa Rising on Global Charts, with Help from TikTok

Voa News 04 Feb 2024
Afrobeats originated in West Africa, primarily Ghana and Nigeria, though the term is often used as a catch-all for various music styles coming from Africa. It features percussion rhythms mixed with various genres from rap to jazz, R&B and others.
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Pan African Heritage Museum fundraising dinner set for March 6

Business Ghana 22 Jan 2024
The event, themed "The Africa ... The Night will feature South Africa's Princess of Africa, Yvonne Chaka Chaka, Ghana's Rap Doctor Okyeame Kwame, and Ghana-UK's FuseODG of Azonto fame.
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AFCON kicks off in Cote d'Ivoire, as China-Africa cooperation delivers solid results

People Daily 16 Jan 2024
Many Chinese football fans, wearing orange, white and green T-shirts -- colors of the national flag of Cote d'Ivoire -- joined passionate crowds singing and dancing to afrobeat and rap ... across Africa.
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Xinhua Headlines: AFCON kicks off in Cote d'Ivoire, as China-Africa cooperation delivers solid results

China.dot.org 15 Jan 2024
Many Chinese football fans, wearing orange, white and green T-shirts -- colors of the national flag of Cote d'Ivoire -- joined passionate crowds singing and dancing to afrobeat and rap ... across Africa.
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‘Mean Girls’: Nothing to Come in 2024 Can Possibly Be Worse

New York Observer 15 Jan 2024
a girl named Cady (Angourie Rice), home-schooled in Africa, is uprooted and moved from Kenya to a public school in the suburbs of Chicago, where she is introduced to the thrills of rapping, Starbucks, ...
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Digging up rap’s roots: How African rhythms birthed American hip-hop

CNN 15 Dec 2023
Pioneers of African hip-hop Like in America, the DJ was the first to put rap on the map in Africa ... The birth of a protest movement Against the backdrop of Nigeria and South Africa’s hip-hop evolution, the Senegalese rap scene was bubbling up.
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Today in Entertainment History: "Thriller" was released

The Huntsville Item 30 Nov 2023
On Nov. 30, 1965, the state of Colorado declared “Rolling Stones Day,” in honor of the Stones concert in Denver ... In 1982, Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” album was released ... In 1988, LL Cool J performed the first rap concert in Africa, in Cote d’Ivoire.
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S.Leone under curfew after military armoury attacked

Emporia Gazette 26 Nov 2023
Sierra Leone, an English-speaking country in West Africa, has been going through a political crisis following presidential and general elections in June this year. - Series of West Africa coups -.
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Pakistan’s hopes diminish as South Africa edge thriller

Dawn 28 Oct 2023
It was humid, draining at the M.A Chidambaram Stadium here on Friday as Pakistan desperately sought to revive their World Cup campaign against South Africa ... SOUTH AFRICA. ... South Africa won by one wicket.
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The tide is high and Durban’s playin’ on

Independent online (SA) 19 Oct 2023
The show, 3rd Generation Coconut, has been touring South Africa to outstanding reviews ... (today) Prepare for an hip hop extravaganza as South Africa’s reigning rap titans, Cassper Nyovest and Nasty C, unite for their epic African Throne Tour.
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From Haydn to hip-hop, it’s all happening

Independent online (SA) 14 Oct 2023
The show, 3rd Generation Coconut, has been touring South Africa to outstanding reviews ... Prepare for an hip-hop extravaganza as South Africa’s reigning rap titans, Cassper Nyovest and Nasty C, unite for their epic African Throne Tour.October 21 at 6pm.
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Lung Cancer Stage 4: Very Young Age, Non-smoker, Resistant to Treatment, New Mothers at Risk, ...

GlobalResearch 13 Oct 2023
To receive Global Research’s Daily Newsletter (selected articles), click here ... ***. Sep ... She had no smoking history ... Oct ... 4 months. Sep ... Sep ... 20, 2023 – Pretoria, South Africa – 24 year old Angie Oeh, Afrikaans rap sensation died suddenly on Aug.
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A weekend of song and dance

Independent online (SA) 30 Sep 2023
(today) Final day of the Shakespeare Schools Festival South Africa runs ... Prepare for an extraordinary hip-hop extravaganza as South Africa’s reigning rap titans unite ... The Poetry Africa Festival runs from October 9-14.
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