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VIDEO: Alice Smith — “Fool For You” (Cee-Lo Green cover)

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Alice Smith’s voice. Yeah, pure awesome.

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VIDEO: BelO – “Pap Negosye”

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BélO keeps the socially conscious spirit of reggae alive, mixing it with the vibrant sounds of his native Pétion-Ville, Haiti’s music central.

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VIDEO: Mayra Andrade — “Lua”

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The Cape Verdean singer brings her trio to the globalFEST 2012 stage

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VIDEO: SMOD — “Les Dirigeants Africains”

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The son of Malian pop duo Amadou & Miriam helps push that country’s music in a new direction

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NYC: globalFEST 2012 — January 8

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The 9th edition sees the festival redoubling its commitment to “find uncommonly good, often unheard sounds and bring them to the States.”

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Black Rock Coalition Orchestra Honors Gil Scott-Heron–1/14

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m4s0n501 Explore the range and power of the late poet, author, musician, composer, orator, social critic, activist, humorist and humanitarian.

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VIDEO: Idle Warship — “Laser Beams” + tour dates

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Res and Talib Kweli give you a taste of their excellent album.

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EDITORIAL: Our N-Word Conundrum

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As the Rihanna-Jackie Magazine incident shows, we can’t have it both ways with the N-word.

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LISTENING POST: Jean Grae — “U & Me & Everyone We Know”

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New music from the great Ms. Jean Grae.

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LISTENING POST: J*Davey — “Turn The Lights Out”

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Don’t be surprised if you start dancing around your computer: You’ve been warned.

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