Blakk Rasta, the radio personality and reggae artist from Ghana, got continent wide fame with his tribute to Obama, released during the USA presidential election campaign in 2008. In 2009 he visited the African Hip Hop Radio studio for an interview and freestyle session. And while Obama is getting...
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Ghanaian emcee Kwaw Kesse (in the eastern part of Africa people may know him for the collabo he did with Tanzanian emcee Professor Jay) is working towards the release of ‘Untold Stories 2.0 Reloaded’ together with American/Ghanaian producer Coptic. The first video, a single with r&b singer Rell will...
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 Doin’ it in the Park festival last year we’re converts to everything the man does, and...
Based in Minneapolis, M.anifest is an mc representing Ghana, Accra whose fame spread rapidly over the past few years through his solo releases as well as his work with Krukid and collabos with the likes of Richy Pitch. His name stands for ‘Music Always Needing Illumination For Every Soul...
If you're familiar with UK hip hop, chances are that you own some of Richy Pitch's albums and EPs. The London based dj/producer, who has been a regular on the UK scene since the mid 90s and who dropped classics like the Live at Home EP, moved to Accra...
Playing our Doin’ it in the Park jam on saturday (Amsterdam, Netherlands) and launching the video to one of his strongest hits today: Blitz the Ambassador, the Ghanaian emcee making it big in NYC and soon in the rest of the world. His latest project, directed by Terence Nance,...
If you're near Amsterdam, the Netherlands on saturday July 31st, you're in for a treat. The second edition of Doin' it in the Park, the Africanhiphop.com open-air park jam, promises to be even better than last year's edition, with an all-star line-up including Congo Groove and Blitz the Ambassador.
Mensa and Wanlov a.k.a. Fokn Bois are hip hop artists from Ghana, Accra. Wanlov also did a show for African Hip Hop Radio when he lived in the USA. Together with Mensa he is the star in an upcoming pidgin language musical ‘Coz Ov Moni’. The movie showcases their...
Mensa is an indie-soul singer, emcee and producer from Ghana, Accra by way of North London who mixes true school hip-hop and West-African home grown hiplife music. Here is his new video ‘Adjuma’ off the Mango street album due out next year.
Can’t say much about this one right here, all I know that it is something to look out for. Coming soon!!
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