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BRAZIL AND AFRICA AT SAMBA CARNIVAL

This Day 25 Feb 2024
With regard to peoples of African ancestry, Cuba’s ... Legendry PELE regretted that European coaches ‘’panel beat’’ artistry out of young African players, thereby murdering Football’s Brazilian melody.
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From Greenwood to the NFL: Lions’ exec continues tradition

Index-Journal 24 Feb 2024
and Lucinda, Everett and Melody ... – one of only three African-Americans to hold such a position at the time. Younger siblings Melody and Everett mostly missed the sports gene, if not the success gene.
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BIG SKY DOC FEST WEEK 2

Missoulian 22 Feb 2024
In this case, he hears exciting fast tempos in African rhythms, topped by European harmony and "the people's melody," he calls it.
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Big Sky Doc Fest: Japanese bluegrass, in-game adventures

Missoulian 21 Feb 2024
In this case, he hears exciting fast tempos in African rhythms, topped by European harmony and “the people’s melody,” he calls it.
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Scene Calendar: Community Choral Singing, 'Boeing, Boeing' and more

The Gainesville Sun 21 Feb 2024
(performingarts.ufl.edu) Ladysmith Black Mambazo has celebrated more than 60 years of joyous and uplifting melodies. Within this music are the intricate rhythms and harmonies of their native South African traditions.
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Black History Month — They built this country and much of what’s in it

The Darlington News & Press 14 Feb 2024
African-Americans have significantly enriched the cultural fabric of the United States. From the vibrant rhythms of jazz and blues to the soulful melodies of gospel and R&B, African-American music has become an integral part of American identity.
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Scene Calendar: Robbie Litt Band, 'Boeing, Boeing,' step show and more

The Gainesville Sun 14 Feb 2024
(performingarts.ufl.edu) Ladysmith Black Mambazo has celebrated more than 60 years of joyous and uplifting melodies. Within this music are the intricate rhythms and harmonies of their native South African traditions.
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Stockton Africana studies program celebrates 40 years

Atlantic City 10 Feb 2024
Melody Jasper entered Stockton as an education major with an Africana studies minor, but she took the spring semester of 2020 off, which happened to be when George Floyd, an African American man, was killed by Minneapolis police officers.
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Nigerian singer Asake and Moroccan pop icon Manal among artists to perform at UNTOLD Dubai

Gulf News 08 Feb 2024
African music aficionados can look forward to Asake whose debut album, ‘Mr Money with the ... Concertgoers can enjoy a unique fusion of Arabic and African melodies when Manal descends on the festival.
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American Girl has books written by Black women available for free

The Grio 08 Feb 2024
During Melody Ellison’s era, “ordinary people” discovered remarkable methods to advocate for justice and equality for African-Americans. Melody’s stories are said to help young ...
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Stockton University's Africana studies program celebrates 40th anniversary

Atlantic City 08 Feb 2024
Melody Jasper entered Stockton as an education major with an Africana studies minor, but she took the spring semester of 2020 off, which happened to be when George Floyd, an African American man, was ...
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Chucho Valdés Celebrates Afro-Cuban Jazz Band Irakere in Miami

Miami New Times 07 Feb 2024
"Really, one of the things that inspired me the most was dance music, apart from Afro-Cuban jazz music, to which we added all the elements of African drums, etc., and also enriched a lot with the elements of jazz.
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Scene Calendar: Wade FitzGerald, 'Kong's Night Out,' 'Lady Bug,' more

The Gainesville Sun 07 Feb 2024
(performingarts.ufl.edu) Ladysmith Black Mambazo has celebrated more than 60 years of joyous and uplifting melodies. Within this music are the intricate rhythms and harmonies of their native South African traditions.
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New Grammy category for African music ignores almost all of Africa – says Ian Brennan

Sierra Leone Telegraph 05 Feb 2024
“best African music performance.” ... Nigeria’s global superstar Burna Boy (center) is nominated in the new Grammy category “best African music performance.” Nominees are all from Nigeria or South Africa.
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The best African music performance Grammy is new. Its global appeal is not

Fox31 Denver 02 Feb 2024
And some tracks meld the genres under the African music umbrella ... Nearly half of Africans who migrated from their countries of origin live in a different region, according to Pew Research, each taking African melodies and tunes along.
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