Gina Chavez – ‘The Woman in Arena’
by Beckypublished on 8th September 2022
Award-winning independent musician Gina Chavez delivers a propulsive set for TED featuring “The Woman in the Arena” and “La Que Manda,” a rallying cry and celebration of womanhood.
The Young Cyclist: A Rwandan road rider
1 year ago
Aliane Mugisha was a roadside hawker in Kigali when she decided to change her business, inspired by the local men who rode taxi bicycles. She did not know this would lead to a whole new cycling adventure. In The Young Cyclist, by filmmaker Yuhi Amuli, she shares her story of determination and focus - and its uplifting results.
Watch the trailer for this historical docudrama, which chronicles the life of a kingmaker who influenced, controlled and changed the reign of 7 Mughal Emperors in medieval India.
An Africa Direct documentary. David Ochieng, also known as 'Avido', is a Kenyan designer whose brand is making a noise in the fashion industry. But while his clothes are sold around the world, he stays true to his roots in Nairobi’s Kibera slum.
Yemi Alade – True Love & Africa
2 years ago
Afropop artist and UN Goodwill Ambassador Yemi Alade is known for her electrifying stagecraft and edgy style. In this performance for TED she performs "True Love," an energetic song about forgetting sorrow and finding optimism, followed by "Africa," a ballad celebrating love of home.
In this performance for TED, in a moment of musical beauty that calls for reflection, actor and performer Cynthia Erivo sings a moving rendition of Louis Armstrong's "What a Wonderful World," accompanied by pianist Gary Motley.
Bastille perform Pompeii - Live at Sofar Sounds
Tank And The Bangas performing "Oh, Heart" at Sofar New Orleans.
Ruth B. performing “Someone Else” at Sofar NYC on Friday, February 16, 2018.