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A semi-retired DJ s helping bring back the vinyl record. James 'Jimmy' Rugami's customers are few and far between but they come from all over the world, searching for his unique trove of records. His collection spans the greats of Africa's roaring 70s when genres like benga, soukous and disco ruled the dance floor
Kenya Believe It? African Art Collector's $10 Million Secret Hoard SUBSCRIBE: We upload a new incredible video every weekday. Subscribe to our YouTube channel so you don't miss out: http://bit.ly/Oc61Hj WATCH on our Barcroft TV Website: http://www.barcroft.tv/african-art-collection-worth-ten-million-brooklyn-new-york AN AFRICAN art collection worth a staggering $10 MILLION has been uncovered in a notorious area of New York. Eric Edwards from Bedford-Stuyvesant - a neighbourhood made famous by rappers Jay Z and Biggie Smalls - has collected more than 1,600 artefacts over the last 44 years. The 68 year old, who travelled the world to acquire his collection, now hopes to share it with the world by opening up a museum to celebrate African culture. Eric was introduced to African art and cultu...
Keep up-to-date with the latest news, subscribe here: http://bit.ly/AFP-subscribe Eric Edwards has spent decades building what he says is a world-class collection of African art, which fills his Brooklyn apartment. Now he’s raising funds to create a new permanent museum to house it. Follow AFP English on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AFPnewsenglish Latest news on AFP English Twitter: https://twitter.com/AFP Share your top stories on Google+ http://bit.ly/AFP-Gplus
Prince Yemisi Shyllon, Collector and Founder, Omooba Yemisi Adedoyin Shyllon Art Foundation, Lagos; Bruce Campbell Smith, Collector, Cape Town Moderator: Bomi Odufunade, Director, Dash & Rallo Art Advisory, London/Lagos Date: Friday, June 19, 2015, 5pm to 6pm Filmed on site at Art Basel in Basel 2015
The WarkaWater Tower, which is easy and cheap to construct, uses no electricity and has the ability to produce up to 25 gallons of water in a day by capturing condensation and could be the answer to water scarcity in parts of the world that have little to no access to water. The design was influenced by his witnessing of the extreme conditions Ethiopian villagers have to undergo to get to water, and he hopes to install two towers there by 2015. We look at how the tower could address the issue of water scarcity, in this Lip News clip with Lissette Padilla and Mark Sovel. http://thelip.tv/show/the-lip-news/ More Playlists from TheLipTV: Newest Lip News playlist: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I16Y1858IdE&list=PLjk3H0GXhhGcjJDo6cQBCQprDMQyUQY3r&index=1 BUZZSAW interview clips - https://w...
Subscribe to FIGHTLAND on YouTube: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-Fightland Ten years ago Shaun Smith was an enforcer for one of the biggest crime families in Liverpool and embroiled in a war against a rival drug gang. Shaun introduced urban terrorism to the British underworld. He sprayed up houses with machine guns, tortured people and used homemade napalm to firebomb his enemies. Today, after a spell of five years in prison for firearms offences, he is trying to transfer those skills to the legal economy by working as a debt collector in the northern English satellite town of Warrington. Check out more episodes from Rule Britannia here: http://bit.ly/1kCmmkN Check out the Best of VICE here: http://bit.ly/Rule-Britannia Subscribe to VICE here! http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE Check out o...
The Peepoo collector is a way to neatly catch poo and pee. The inhabitants of slum Kibera in Nairobi just dropped their faeces in the street before. But now that Ruth Auma from Peepoople comes to collect their droppings in a plastic bag, the neighbourhood is becoming cleaner bag by bag. Although some men still find it a nasty idea to poop inside the house. ‘I'd rather pay for a public toilet. A toilet is supposed to be far away from home.’ vpro Metropolis was a video project by Dutch broadcast organisation vpro, that ran from 2008 to 2015. Metropolis is made by a global collective of young filmmakers and TV producers, reporting on remarkable stories from their own country/city. We made a trip around the globe on one single issue: from local beauty ideals to Elvis impersonators, to what's ...
Vinyl records are making an unexpected global comeback after almost disappearing in the early 2000s. And in Kenya, one man has put together a collection that would be the envy of any music enthusiast. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7fWeaHhqgM4Ry-RMpM2YYw?sub_confirmation=1 Livestream: http://www.youtube.com/c/trtworld/live Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TRTWorld Twitter: https://twitter.com/TRTWorld Visit our website: http://www.trtworld.com/
THIS FOOTAGE WAS FILMED IN SOUTH AFRICA, CAPE TOWN PRISON, this prisoner has the highest ranking of 28 stars that means he is one of the most respected prisoners there, they earn those stars by the number of assassinations. MOST DANGEROUS PRISONER IN AFRICA. The craziest prisoner in Africa!!!!!!!!!
This video is only intended for people with the crystals from this pocket, thats why the video is a bit boring and I'm numbering all the pieces. All the piece from this pocket has been sold or given away, but I have several more pockets available in the future like this. Please visit http://stores.ebay.com/ultrarocks to purchase crystals I've found
In our series 60 Years of Sino-African Friendship today we're looking at Han Rong, a Chinese collector of Makonde woodcarvings. She and her husband Li Songshan took a live-changing decision to settle in Tanzania where they fell in love with this exquisite art.