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Alesh - Le mort dans l'ame

Alesh – Reveil (the Awakening)

Alesh is one of our favorite new names on the Congo hip hop scene. The emcee/slam artist from Kisangani (eastern Congo) released his first album ‘Mort dans l’ame’ last year. ‘Bana Kin’ was…

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Reema Major’s ongoing journey – Sudan to Miami

While Emmanuel Jal has become one of the faces of the new nation of South Sudan, until recently we didn’t know of any other Sudanese hip hop artist who made it big on…

Yamat aka Merege, the Maasai singer from X Plastaz

X Plastaz launching new video ‘Africa’ featuring Fid Q & Bamba Nazar

Tanzanian group X Plastaz just launched their new video and single ‘Africa’. The highly anticipated song features the vocals of Fid Q, one of Tanzania’s most respected hip hop artists, and legendary producer/vocalist…

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Bamba Nazar – Warriors

A new release from Bamba Nazar aka Dj Threesixty, and this time it’s not a African hip hop radio show nor a production for the likes of Redman, X Plastaz and Wa BMG44,…

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Mokobe: 50 CFA = 0,10 U$

Mokobe’s new album ‘Africa Forever’ is dropping later this month and he’s been succesfully hyping up the fans for months. The first single off the album is now out with a video. Humorous…

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Professor Jay – Kama ipo

image: making of Kama Ipo video (TeenTZ) One of Tanzania’s hip hop heavyweights, Professor Jay is back with a new video and single. In anticipation of a new full album that will drop…

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Blitz the Ambassador’s Native Sun full album stream

If you’re properly connected via social media it’s unlikely that you haven’t heard something about Blitz the Ambassador’s upcoming album ‘Native sun’. After seeing this son of Ghana’s live show at our own…

Duggy Tee & Baaba Maal – Fulani

Good news from Dakar. Duggy Tee, the ‘other half’ of Senegalese hip hop duo Positive Black Soul (PBS) is back. The emcee/singer whose career in hip hop spans over twenty years disappeared from…

M.anifest sending a new video from Ghana

M.anifest is a a Ghanaian born MC based in Minneapolis in the American midwest, who infuses in his work his identity as an African in America. His latest video ‘Suffer’ was shot in…

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Zanzibar nineties rap: the VHS vault

The digital revolution caught up fast in the world of African hip hop! Less than ten years ago, a DVD player was still an uncommon sight in a place like Tanzania, people were…

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