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Seun Kuti teams up with M1 (from Dead Prez), turns into zombie #IMF

‘IMF’, he latest track by Seun Kuti (Fela’s son, if you didn’t know) is not just another modern afrobeat track. To begin with, it features Dead Prez’ M1, who released another video on…

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African twerking and the Sauti za Busara festival – African hip hop radio Jan 2014

The January edition of African hip hop radio kicks off with a couple of real hip hop bangers, female artist L-Ness from Kenya sets the tone with two tracks from her Gal Power…

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Boom Africa! African Hip Hop Radio December 2013

It’s the last African Hip Hop Radio show of the year already, and indeed 2013 went by without us paying attention to the fact that the show has been in existence for 15…

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Documentaire Boy Saloum: La Révolte Des Y’en A Marre

Documentaire (Francais) sortie en 2013 sur la révolte Y’en A Marre lors de l’élection en 2012. A subtitled version will soon be available on Youtube. Also check out this write-up about the film…

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Daara J Family releases new track and video Niit

New material from Daara J Family, a song that sounds a bit more hardcore than what we got used to from their recent output which seemed to balance more on melodic tunes with…

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Shad: Stylin ✖ Flying Colours

Three years ago I got the chance to speak to Rwandan-Canadian emcee Shad at Manifesto, the interview you can view here. Since his last album (TSOL), Shad has worked on a couple of releases such…

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AHH rappers – Your Music And Uploads: Last Updated 21/08/2013

MakDeezil from Zimbabwe/U.K : First name Leroy, last name Makuwatsine, his stage name came about in his youth whilst living in the US, given to him by his young friends, whom upon meeting…

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South Africa presents 2nd Annual Spaza Awards: Hip Hop Kaslam

Site-C Squad performed at the Inaugural Hip Hop Kaslam Spaza Awards, pic by Mzi Sali Hip Hop Kaslam 2nd Annual Spaza Awards Hip Hop Kaslam is a pioneering movement that surfaced in Gugulethu,…

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Logan P. McCoy is making ‘The Music Cry’ in N.Y.

Logan P McCoy A.K.A Lucky Logan is emceeing from New York in the land of the free and the home of (Zimmerman) the not-so-brave. In the Reincarnation of cool the rapper says ‘I…

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The Juggernauts: Zambian hip hop explodes

The hip hop culture of Zambia, like that of many other African counties is one that is still growing and still carries influences and traits that settle among various age groups, even though…

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