They have organised this fashion show for so many years that no one remembers exactly when – or even why – it all began. Beautifully filmed and acted. Watch The Swenkas, and you might just weep.
Using his pioneering music (a blend of jazz, funk and African rhythm and harmonies), FELA! explores Kuti’s controversial life as artist, political activist and revolutionary musician.
Friend and photographer to the immortals of jazz, Herman Leonard is the daddy of jazz photography.
In 1955, he became the first African-American male dancer to become a permanent member of a major ballet company, in his case, the School of American Ballet. In 1969, Arthur Mitchell co-founded the Dance Theatre of Harlem.
Paul Boakye goes in search of an extreme sports fanatic and finds Sébastien Foucan is a guru in training.