Uganda: “It is a dirty job, but it pays”
07 November 2020 | 6:43 am
Meet Arthur Lubega from Uganda. He's a musician and university graduate. Unlike many young unemployed Ugandans, he found his own way to success.
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Actor and jazz musician Jeff Goldblum serenades FRANCE 24 on the Champs-Élysées
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South African musician Johnny Clegg dubbed the 'White Zulu' dies
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Ugandan lawmaker and musician Bobi Wine announces 2021 presidential bid
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US musician and actor Common gives love the last word
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Dutch boy genius, 9, to become the world's youngest university graduate
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Singer Bianca Okorocha, also known as Clay, brings something unusual to the world of Nigerian music. In a nation dominated by Afrobeats, the 26-year-old who calls herself the "Nigerian Rock Goddess" is trying to change long-held perceptions that rock isn't something that belongs to her country's music scene.
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British musician Laura Marling wasn't planning to release her seventh album until the end of the summer. But when the Covid-19 pandemic hit, and her US and European tours were canceled, she decided to put it out early. The singer-songwriter speaks to Eve Jackson about London in lockdown, writing an album for her younger self and giving online guitar lessons.
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Bosnia's most popular rock band, Dubioza Kolektiv, has a new recruit who sings and plays musical instruments - a humanoid robot called Robby Megabyte.
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Pone, former member of the famous French hip-hop collective Fonky Family, has been stricken with ALS and yet continues to make music thanks to software that follows the movement of his eyes. The eye-tracking system guides a computer mouse allowing him to compose, but also to write and speak via a voice generated by his computer. His four-track mini-album 'Listen and donate', is out now with the goal to raise funds for the Trakadom association.
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With a violin bow fixed to her prosthetic arm, Manami Ito's short but breathtaking performance at the Tokyo Paralympics opening ceremony was the product of many years of determination.
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