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Kaman Dafsheh | كمان دفشة by El Far3i & Damar   El Far3i is one of the best Arab MCs. The Palestinian MC, based in Jordan, has teamed with Damar for his latest release, Kaman Dafsheh....

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Best of Global Hip Hop 2013

March 9, 2014 | Comments

Sorting through hundreds of global hip hop releases of any given year is an arduous task. You want to be thorough, and always ask, did I miss something? Most definitely, I am sure there is...

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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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At long last, Egypt’s most prominent hip-hop group, Arabian Knightz, released its debut LP, Uknighted State of Arabia. After multiple pushbacks, censorship delays, threatening calls, trailers, promos and perseverance, the rap crew and its extensive...

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BEIRUT — In the aftermath of the killings of 108 people in the Syrian town of Houla, most of them women and children, Arab artists are starting to produce art to reflect on the massacre...

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This video is a tour de force for the Jordan-based alternative hip-hop arts crew Torabyeh. With some of the hardest-hitting lyrics coming from the global hip-hop massive in recent memory, the song’s creators have no...

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Managing Editor Jackson Allers has been documenting the rise of the Arab hip-hop movement for 5 years including here on WHHM. As this year came to a close, and things began heating up in Egypt...

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