Ben Sharpa

Ben Sharpa was born in 1979 in the slum of Soweto, South Africa.  From young childhood Ben Sharpa experienced the brutal reality of the Apartheid


Driemanskap is a hip hop group from South Africa, consisting of El Nino, Ma-B, Redondo, and Dla.  They are represented on Pioneer Unit record label

Lotfi Double Kanon

Lotfi Double Kanon is an Algerian rapper who was born in Annaba in 1974.  He has been labeled a “rebel” by Algerian authorities for his

North Africa’s Hip Hop Protest Music

This is an article from with an interview between the hosts Brooke Gladstone and Bob Garfield and Abdulla Darrat who is one the founders

2face Idibia

This is an article from in which they interview rapper and hip hop artist 2face Idibia, who was born Innocent Ujah Idibia in Jos,

Reviewing “Reggiestration” Album

  This is an article from that talks about the album “Reggiestration” from the African hip hop artist Reggie Rockstone.  Rockstone was born in

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