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Ernest Barteldes

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  • 7 years ago

    Bono, of course, has often used his celebrity to shed light on the suffering in Africa, bemoaning continental ills from AIDS to poverty. Such exertions haven't gone unrecognized: Producers Shawn Amos and Paul Heck (who's worked behind the scenes w...

  • 7 years ago

    After a bullet nearly killed him while he served as a freedom fighter in the '90s, Toumast founder Moussag Ag Kenya came to the sensible realization that guitars speak louder than guns—or, at the very least, are safer. He relocated to France...

  • 7 years ago

    Shortly after making a comeback album with the New Bohemians (2006's Stranger Things), Edie Brickell re-emerges by teaming with stepson Harper Simon for a collection of new songs that have a stronger musical connection with her solo material than ...

  • 8 years ago

    A brilliant South African warrior and king in the 18th century, the legendary Shaka Zulu was one of the great unifiers of his nation—on the other hand, he was also a strong-willed, vengeful man who was ultimately murdered by his own half-brot...