This article, AFRICAN HIP HOP IN TANZANIA, is consisted of highlights from an interview with a prominent scholar, Alex Perullo who studies East African popular musicians.
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Under President Wade, the political and economical situation has continued to deteriorate in Senegal for the past ten years. While many have suffered under the
Baboucarr Joof aka Hot B SDF, one of the Gambia’s promising hip-hop rappers recently released his second album. After being discovered during a music festival
In the midst of the chaos following the election of 2007 in Kenya in which over 1,000 people have been killed, a group of hip
Once considered a territory traditionally dominated by men, today, women rap and sometimes do it better than their male competitors. It all started with MC