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Look At These Stunning Scenes At Africa's First AfroPunk Festival

Look At These Stunning Scenes At Africa's First AfroPunk Festival

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When AfroPunk hit Jo'burg, people really went for it. These are some of our favourite pics from the two day festival to celebrate black music and culture.

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Wizkid and Black Coffee Are Performing At Coachella This Year And Fans Are Thrilled

Wizkid and Black Coffee Are Performing At Coachella This Year And Fans Are Thrilled

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Coachella is one of the world's most anticipated music festivals. Held in Indo, California each year, it attracts almost 100,000 people each day of its six-day run. Some complain that Coachella is known as much for fashion as its performers, but the line-up still matters. Two important additions this year have fans excited.

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Here Are Some Black Musicians You Should Keep An Eye On

Here Are Some Black Musicians You Should Keep An Eye On

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Black musicians have been riding high this year. Rapper Kendrick Lamar's fourth album 'Damn.' wowed all of us and got critical acclaim. Reigning pop queen Rihanna didn't even release an album this year, but still managed to slay, with fan favourite 'Love On The Brain' reaching the number five spot six months after it was released - and without a video!

We know Kendrick and RiRi and our other faves are still going to blaze ahead, but here at Grass-fields we want to share with you some people who popped up this year and are set to slay in 2018.

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The Greatest Caribbean Music Hits – Bands and Artist

The Greatest Caribbean Music Hits – Bands and Artist

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Ever wonder why Jamaica is a place where cool vibes flow and everything seems to be easy breezy? A place where a kaleidoscope of Caribbean cultures co-exist and inspiring music globally. Is it any wonder that some of the greatest Hip hop, Reggae, Pop and dance music hits have originated in the Jamaica and the Caribbean? Most definitely not! Let’s take a look at some of the musical treasures that Jamaican has given the world.

So here is "The Greatest Caribbean and Jamaican Music Hits" so far!

 

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Define Who You Are. Define Who You Want To Be.

Define Who You Are. Define Who You Want To Be.

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 At Grass Fields, we want to explore new African entrepreneurs and artists, which we hope will show a different side to the beauty and the entertainment industries.  After all, you never know who’s going to be the next big thing!

Kemi is a unique music artist born and raised in East London. Kemi has had some very unique experiences that brought her to music. She told Grass Fields all about it.

“I am only 24 years old and I have chosen a career that defines me.

I first realised that I could sing in church. I never really believed that singing would become my overwhelming passion.

I am from a Nigerian family. I was raised knowing the importance of education...

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