Oyebade Dosunmu holds a PhD in ethnomusicology and a graduate certificate in Africana studies from the University of Pittsburgh. His current research chronicles afrobeat’s transnational networks, and discusses processes of stylistic, ideological and cultural affiliation that have shaped such networks. He has delivered papers at various conferences in the United States, Europe and Nigeria, and contributed to academic and non-academic publications. He teaches at the University of Pittsburgh. Oyebade Dosunmu is contributing editor of Afrobeat Journal.