Kemtaan: The French Connection

Kemtaan is part Beninese, part Senegalese, all hip hop. Reportedly dropping mix tapes since 2006 and using the platform of Facebook to work his hustle, his Facebook page is home to 7,700 core…

Nomadic Wax freestyle

International Hip Hop Cipher video from Nomadic Wax

Nomadic Wax just dropped this cipher video from out their video archive crates. From a concert in Boston back in 2010, this cipher is pretty stacked. Nomadic Wax’s Dj Boo holding it down…


Senegalese Hip Hop: New Music Video (PPS the Writah)

“Le chemin fut long et parsemé d’embuches mais néanmoins. Nous sommes venus, nous avons vu et la victoire commence à se dessiner. Writah Family …ci mind.” -P.P.S. Senegalese emcee P.P.S. the Writah was…

Mixtape dedicated to Bourba Jollof (Sen Kumpe)

[En Francais un peu plus bas] Nomadic Wax put together this little mix for OkayAfrica’s ‘Africa In Your Earbuds‘ series. Mixed by Nomadic Wax’s Creative Director Magee, this is what he wrote about…

MOA & John Moon team up on this new remix from Nomadic Wax

Free Download: ‘Sweet Moda’ remix from MOA (Ghana)

Reppin’ Ghana, M.O.A.’s ‘Sweet Moda‘ track is easily one of my favorite all time singles. Up there with Tumi’s ‘Once Upon A Time [in Africa],’ this track is an instant classic. The track…

WaGeble (Senegal): Live Performance video w/ Subititles

Check out legendary senegalese hardcore hip hop crew WaGeble performing in the US. Full concert set with subtitles in english!

Hip Hop Burkinabe: Mini Doc

Nice little documentary short on the very diverse hip hop scene in Burkina Faso.

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