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In this new video from Brazilian veteran rapper MV Bill, we find Bill trading verses with Kmila CDD, a sort of modern day “I’m Not Havin’ It” argument over his “Tramp Style”. Download the track...

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SXSW 2013 Guide to Global Hip Hop

March 12, 2013 | Comments

If you are at SXSW this year, you have a chance to check out some amazing international hip hop groups. Tuesday, March 12, 2013 Catch on of my favorite Candian MCs, Wordburgler, tonight at Flamingo...

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Video: MV Bill – “Vivo” (Brazil)

February 18, 2013 | Comments

MV Bill is a legend in Brazilian hip hop. Hailing from Rio de Jenairo, MV Bill is a youth advocate, striving to uplift children from the drug trade. “MV” stand for “Mensageiro da Verdade”, Portuguese...

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In this new video from Brazil’s amazing Emicida, he shows some backstage and live concert footage (actually from several different concerts), celebrating his 2009 mixtape, “Pra Quem Já Mordeu Um Cachorro Por Comida, Até Que...

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Popular DJ Lah was killed on January 5th in São Paulo. Astrid Kusser of Blackwomenofbrazil.com looks at the evidence that MP death squads were the killers.   By Astrid Kusser (blackwomenofbrazil.com) In São Paulo, Hip...

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American hip hop producers Beatnick & K-Salaam are known for the beats they have made for people like Lil Wayne, 50 cent and Talib Kweli. A couple of years ago they travelled to Brazil and...

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Rap leaps into the spotlight, with Emicida and Criolo among the popular singers taking on the issues of poverty and corruption in São Paulo and beyond. SÃO PAULO, Brazil — The MTV Music Awards in Brazil had...

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Last year, American production team Beatnik & K-Salaam went to Brazil and recorded an album with one of the hottest new MCs, Emicida. The album, Doozicabraba e a Revolução Silenciosa, was featured in World Hip...

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By Eve Hyman (for World Hip Hop Market) Mati Zundel’s music has been called psychedelic cumbia. His beats fuse rhythms from diverse parts of South America, and increasingly reflect the musical influences of a man...

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ConeCrewDiretoria is a Brazilian group of rap founded in 2006 , formed by the beatmaker Papatinho, the crew is made up of MC’s Cert, Rany Money, Batoré, Maomé, and Ari. Based in Rio de Janeiro, ConeCrewDiretoria’s...

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