Wale Headlines at African Festival of The Arts, in Chicago

On September 17, 2019, in Red Hot Radio, by Wide View Publishing

BY YAKIRA LEVI | Wale, American-Nigerian Rapper wow’s audience in the rain, at the 30th Annual African Festival of the Arts. Wale, was the headliner on the Main Stage at the African Festival of the Arts this past Labor Day weekend 2019. He introduced himself as “Olubowale Akintimehin from the understate of the Yoruba tribe,” […]

African Festival Performers Weather the Storm

On September 7, 2018, in Red Hot Radio, by Wide View Publishing

BY YAKIRA LEVI |   While other parts of the Chicagoland area suffered tornado watches, thunderstorms, and flash flood problems – Africa International House USA, Inc. and die-hard African Festival of the Arts, fans occupied Washington Park on Chicago’s South Side. Despite heavy rains this past Labor Day weekend, most festival goers, vendors, and musicians […]