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“Dutchess” is a derivative of the words “Dutch” and “Duchess”.  “Dam” represents the cities of Amsterdam and Rotterdam, where “Dam Dutchess” was created.  Studio West, in New West, Amsterdam, is the base of collaboration for...

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Fundacion Enseñarte (Performing Life), based in Cochabamba, Bolivia, is community organization working with street kids to teach them arts skills that they can use to earn money. One group of students wrote and recorded a...

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New York based emcee Farbeon is more than just a performer and artist. beyond his art, his calling has been to use hip hop and work with youth as an educator and cultural ambassador to...

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World Hip Hop Market (WHHM) presents the On the Real Interview Series! Episode 01 is with Syrian-American producer dub Snakkr – founder of the San Francisco-based record label Stronghold Sound. The interview was conducted by WHHM Managing Editor...

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It’s no secret that Prinya Intachai – better known as Way from Thaitanium, one of Thailand’s biggest hip-hop acts – has a penchant for acting. In fact, if you ask him, he’ll be quick to...

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The first time I met Mejah Mbuya we talked about revolution and hip-hop.  It was the summer of 2003, and our conversation had seemed to seamlessly transition from valorizing the politics of the Black Panther...

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The third in the acclaimed mixtape series, Internationally Known vol. 3 picks up where it left off in 2012, continuing to explore the global horizons of hip hop music. The 38-track mixtape offers some of...

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DJ Nio, producer/MC/DJ for Italian hip hop crew Zero Plastica and Music Director for Nomadic Wax, released a new mixtape this week, Agua! Nio compiled this mixtape after a trip to Cuba using all new...

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MC Tang King, born Tang Jun (唐君), is one of the most prominent hip hop talents in China. He’s known as one of the best freestylers in the country, with almost 10 years experience on...

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Hip Hop Kaslam (which means “my location”) is the name given to the first hip hop event organised in 2010. The event is returning to the Baxter Theatre on 2 March 2013. by Mary-Jane Matsolo...

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