An Introduction to the Feminine Energy in Africa’s Hip Hop Scene

Women across the African diaspora are reclaiming themselves through their work in hip hop music. The rappers are choosing to express themselves openly and freely.

How Jidenna’s “85 to Africa” represents Nigeria and the African Diaspora

Nigerian hip hop artist Jidenna’s described his philosophy on the the album’s title “85 to Africa”,  as an interstate highway that runs through the southeastern

Afrocentric Aesthetics in Sampa The Great’s Videography

Sampa The Great has been one of the artist that I seem to cannot get enough of. Her style, and delivery and flow is so

Let’s Talk About Sampa The Great’s Female Energy

Sampa The Great is the epitome of powerful female energy that is taking place in the world of Hip Hop today. The Great was born

Houston We Have a Problem! Add Thato Jessica to Your Playlist ASAP

Listening to Thato Jessica has been a fresh breath of air. Her sounds give me Lauryn Hill, Drake, and Summer Walker vibes. Problem is a

Where’s The Female Presence in Botswana’s Hip Hop Scene?

Sasa Klaas has yet to drop an official single but is declared as Botswana’s first lady of hip hop as of today in 2020.  Sasa