Fifteen Years

Senerap 99: a Senegalese hip hop mixtape from 1999

The first mixtape in our Fifteen Years series is also one of the first full-length mixes we uploaded to the web back in 1999 under the flag of ‘Rumba-Kali African Hip Hop…


Listen to 170 hours of African Hip Hop Radio at FunX Lijn5 (2008-2010)

One of the highlights of fifteen years has been our continued radio adventure. Between 2008 and 2010, Africanhiphop.come ran a weekly broadcast of African Hip Hop Radio on Holland’s popular youth radio…

Hali Halisi

Hali Halisi: a documentary from 1999 on hip hop in Tanzania

Today in the Fifteen Years series we bring a classic documentary that has been out of print for nearly ten years, though a low quality copy was available on Youtube in three…


My Hip Hop: documentary on Cape Town hip hop & identity

The second release in the 15 Years Online series is another short documentary from the Redefinition: African Hip Hop project. Produced by along with ‘100% Galsen‘ (Senegal) and the ‘Redefinition’ film about…


Fifteen years 100% Galsen, a hip hop documentary made in Senegal

The website was born on February 5, 1997 – exactly fifteen years ago today. Known back then as ‘Rumba-Kali home of Pan African Hip Hop’, the single page hosted by a free…

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