Teddy Afro: At the top of his game

Tewodros Kassahun (Teddy Afro), Ethiopia’s best selling artist, controversial, often times poetic at all times talented…

The Making of a Star- Michael Hailu

Michael Hailu has been in the music industry for a decade. A fan of Jennifer Batten,…

The Weeknd, Drake, Justin Bieber up for American Music Awards

Taylor Swift leads nominees; Ed Sheeran, The Weeknd follow closely behind. The trio of Canadian musicians…

Teddy Afro’s Concert for Mesqel Cancelled

It seems that the star’s loyal fans will be there whenever he decides to appear. Tewodros…

Red Bull Music Academy presents Ethiopian Jazz legend Mulatu Astatke

Ethio-jazz originator Mulatu Astatke sets out for a RBMA Session and concert in Istanbul Red Bull…

Mahmoud Ahmed to Open Duke Performances’ 2015-2016 Season

Mahmoud Ahmed, the legendary Ethiopian singers, will open the Duke Performances’ 2015-2016 concert season in Durham, North Carolina.…

ESFNA says Teddy Afro-Gossaye Concert Cancelled Due to Visa complications

ESFNA says Teddy Afro-GossayE Concert Cancelled Due to Visa complications WASHINGTON, DC – Teddy Afro and…

Promoting East African music and Africa’s influence on the world

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Age is not a factor for the great Dr. Mulatu Astatke. On…

‘Music is like gold’: Hip-hop in Amharic finds its voice in Ethiopia

By James Jeffrey, Al Jazeera ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopian rapper DJ Same took out a…