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New Akoya Album + LIVE Appearance!

It has been a long time since we had an update for you, but we are pleased to say we will FINALLY be able to lock ourselves into the studio and record our upcoming album for you next week! It’s … Continue reading

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WE DID IT!

Get ready for a new Akoya Afrobeat record later this year! Thanks to all our friends who helped us in our fundraising campaign on Kickstarter. We’ve got your support, and now we are setting out to make good on our … Continue reading

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Help Akoya Make Our Next Album Before June 30th!!

It’s been a crazy three weeks. Akoya launched our Kickstarter campaign to raise the funds we need to record, mix, master and publicize our upcoming album, which will be coming to you on VINYL and digital formats. We are also … Continue reading

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ANNOUNCING NEW AKOYA ALBUM SUMMER 2012, WITH YOUR HELP!

We are excited to announce that Akoya will be getting back into the studio this July to make a brand new album of heavy, powerful Afrobeat music! Today we just started our fundraising campaign through Kickstarter, and we are asking … Continue reading

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Akoya set to make new record summer 2012!

It’s been almost 5 years since Akoya Afrobeat has been in the studio. Since then or members have performed on Broadway with Fela! The Musical, traveled the US and abroad with varied musical projects and even brought new children into … Continue reading

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Akoya Afrobeat Live at Studio BPM, 3/10/2012 -@Japan disaster fundraising event by studio BPM for Japan vol.4

Studio BPM is the home of Akoya Afrobeat. We have gathered and rehearsed here since 2002. When Studio BPM asked for our help at their One-year Anniversary Japan disaster fundraising event we knew we had to lend a hand. It … Continue reading

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Three New Shows Announced For July 2011!

Wednesday, July 20th LIVE at Southpaw, Brooklyn // 9pm 125 5th Avenue btwn Sterling & St. Johns, Park Slope opening for the legendary THOMAS MAPFUMO tickets Saturday, July 23rd LIVE at BPM, Brooklyn // 10pm 237 Kent Avenue between Grand … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Get Ready…

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