Archive for the ‘music’ Category

Teddy afro’s new song for his wedding- Yemushiraye Enat

Monday, September 24th, 2012

Ethiopian billionaire wins libel action in UK

Friday, July 29th, 2011

An Ethiopian-born billionaire has won £175,000 in libel damages over allegations he had hunted his daughter down so she could be stoned to death.

Aster Aweke Awakens NYC’s Ethiopian Soul

Monday, February 7th, 2011

The Queen of Ethiopian Soul still has it!  It's been ten years since the great Aster Aweke graced a New York stage. So one had to wonder. Could her voice still explode in a heartbeat from shimmering, Amharic lyricism into full-on R&B belting? Could she still kick out deeply funky, ...

Ethiopian housemaid trades broom for stardom in Iraq

Monday, November 8th, 2010

AFP - Ethiopian housemaid Mahlet is changing her name to Maha and cutting her first video clip after proving to her Iraqi boss that she can sing better than she can clean.

Teshome H. Gabriel dies at 70; UCLA professor and Third World cinema expert

Thursday, June 17th, 2010

The Ethiopian-born educator was 'one of the first scholars to theorize in a critical fashion about Third World cinema,' a fellow academic says.

Ethiopian Israeli Musician Ayala Ingedashet on a tour to Ethiopia

Monday, April 19th, 2010

Mrs. AYALA INGEDESHET – Ethiopian Israeli Musician on a tour to Ethiopia the Embassy of Israel in Addis Ababa in cooperation with Ethiopian Airlines are inviting the Media to cover a concert and related events which will take place between the 18th to the 22nd for April, 2010 involving an musician ...

30 Ethiopian Artists rock London with spiritual songs

Friday, April 16th, 2010

The first in Europe in its Kind 30 Ethiopian Artists rock London with spiritual songs By Tamiru Geda Ethiopian Artists performed an impressive and magnificent thanks giving spiritual songs in London , on Sunday April 11th 2010 .It aimed ,raising money to buy the building of St. Virgin Mary . The artists are ...

Mulatu Astatke: The Man and His Influence

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Mulatu Astatke is a musical titan, in the same league as the likes of Fela Kuti and King Sunny Ade, yet he was first recognized to most people when The Paris-based world music record label, Buda Musique devoted the entire 4th installment of their respected series, Ethiopiques, to his compositions ...

Ethiopian Student receives $25K grant for study of hip-hop’s ‘healing potential’

Wednesday, April 14th, 2010

AMHERST - Elias Aba Milki was moved to learn English because of his love for hip-hop when he was growing up in Ethiopia.

TEZA premiers in Maryland on Feb. 26

Friday, February 12th, 2010

Hyattsville, Maryland — In celebration of Black History Month, the Anacostia Trails Heritage Area, (ATHA) Inc. and the Hyattsville Community Development Corporation (CDC), in cooperation with the City of Hyattsville, are proud to present the premiere Maryland showing of TEZA, the latest release from world-renowned, independent filmmaker Haile Gerima. A ...