Between tWo worldS

This playlist will showcase songs that represent this artist’s heritage and their upbringings. This can be through their lyrics, the beat of the song, the fashion, or anything that is specific to their heritage. The subjects for this project will all be African female rappers who are second generation and so forth. ShayBo, Tkay Maidza, Enny, Little Simz, and Ms. Banks will be the subjects of this playlist. All of these songs were released within the last five years and all these artists are based out of the U.K.

Stomrzy “Superheroes”

Stormzy is a Ghanain rapper based in the United Kingdom. Stormzy’s Superheroes was released on September 9, 2020 shortly after the Black Lives Matter protests

Abena Rockstar: “Commas and Karma”

Abena Rockstar is a Ghanian rapper and songwriter from Kumasi. She released a debut album, the Harvest Season LP, in March 2019. The music video,

Happy Day: Sarkodie

I chose Ghanian artist, Sarkodie, and his song, Happy Day, featuring Kuami Eugene. The song and video were released last November. Sarkodie is one of

Eno Barony: The importance of versatility

Eno Barony is a Ghanaian rapper and songwriter, hailing from Tema, Ghana. She is known for songs like “Wats Ma Name” and the remix of