African Hip-hop and Politics: Mixtape Project

Just like other countries around the globe, many African countries continue to suffer at the hands of “politics”. There are many social and political issues

Stella Mwangi fuses African and Western hip-hop to Represent her Experiences

Stella Nyambura Mwangi who goes by the stage name STL, is a 33 year old songwriter, rapper and singer. Stella was born in Nairobi, Kenya,

Wangechi Waweru speaks about abusive relationships in her song “Comeback”.

Although female African emcees emerged years later than their male counterparts, some of these female rappers have been able to create a niche for themselves.

King Kaka’s Whistleblowing Song: Wajinga Nyinyi

Who is King Kaka? King Kaka, the popular Kenyan hip hop artist who is also known as “The Rabbit” struck many chords with the release

Octopizzo: Changing the narrative of young refugees from the Kibera slums

Born in one of the largest slums of the world in Kibera, Nairobi, Henry Ohanga also known as “Octopizzo”, is set to change the narrative