Africa Now!

October 9 – October 12, 2014

Apollo Theater

253 W. 125th St. (125 St/Frederick Douglass Blvd)
Manhattan, NY 10027


In Africa Now!, the Apollo partners with World Music Institute to showcase Africa's music scene. Past festivals featured artists from South Africa, Mali, Senegal, Cape Verde, Zimbabwe, Nigeria and Congo, considered to be the hub of Africa's pop music.  The 2014 Festival celebrates the music of South Africa in connection with the citywide UBUNTU Festival and the 20th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's inauguration. For information and tickets, visit

  • admission price:
  • $25-$45

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