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Hip Hop Drum Session

Video clips of students in a drum session and rapping over African drum beats. The students are in the Hip Hop and Popular Culture in Africa class in the African Studies Department at Howard University visited Hands on Drum in Washington, DC. In addition to getting hands on experience in the African drum foundations of hip hop drum beats, a couple of the students showed off their lyrical skill.

 

 

Hands on Drum is located in Washington, DC: Hands on Drums – Artisan drums and craftworks from Ghana

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Assistant Professor in the African Studies Department at Howard University. Professor of the course Hip Hop and Popular Culture in Africa. Researcher and photographer of hip hop in Africa.

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