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China’s Mongolians rap on coal and cash

September 27, 2012 | Comments

HOHHOT – In a sprawling industrial city in Inner Mongolia, three rappers surround a microphone, dressed in the baseball caps, baggy trousers and branded trainers favored by hip hop fans the world over. The sparsely...

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Filmmaker Benj Binks has spent two years researching Mongolian culture and how hip hop fits into it....

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Least Likely to Have Hip Hop: Mongolia?

January 27, 2008 | Comments

Hip hop in Mongolia certainly seems like an unlikely place to find hip hop culture. For those geographically challenged, Mongolia is a steppe country that lies between China and Russia. But maybe it should not...

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Mongolian Hip Hop

March 16, 2007 | Comments

Hip hop in Mongolia. I have found a new leader in my search for the least likely place in the world to find hip hop. For the geographically challenged, Mongolia is a steppe country that...

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Contact: Mongolian Hip Hop

March 16, 2007 | Comments

I deal with a lot of hip hop artists around the globe, but this is new even to me. I received the following email from the Mongolian Hip Hop Association (as in, the mountainous country...

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