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Trinity College, Nomadic Wax and World Hip Hop Market are thrilled to announce Rakim as the headliner for the 2016 Trinity International Hip-Hop Festival. Rakim will appear at the main concert on Saturday, April 9,...

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The former girlfriend of South African rapper Nkululeko Habedi, known as Flabba, has been found guilty of his murder. Prosecutors said Sindisiwe Manqele was jealous of seeing him talking to an ex-lover and stabbed him...

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At the tender age of 11, Soffia Gomes da Rocha Gregório Correa has a whole lot to say. Under the moniker of MC Soffia, the Afro-Brazilian girl from Sao Paulo is using her musical talent to break...

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Thanks for the WHHM shout out, Holstar! Check out Beast Meets a Problem, ‘Old’ Meets ‘New’, Holstar of Lusaka the Rapper Teams up with Ndola’s Rocbeats the producer in what is a pairing of Epic...

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BreakFast Jam – Kenya Eliminations

October 30, 2015 | Comments

Kampala, Uganda – The mighty BreakFast Jam is on their way to Kenya, to host the final regional qualifier of the 2015 season.  The BreakFast Jam – Kenya Eliminations edition will be held Saturday October 31st at...

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Call for Submissions – Hip Hop Conference

August 26, 2015 | Comments

World Hip Hop Market is proud to be a media sponsor of “Remixing the Art of Social Change: Expanding the Cipher”! Submissions are being accepted through September 11th for the November event (held in Washington...

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‘Wake up and rebel, We must destroy in order to rebuild… Oh are you satisfied?, Rebel… Ohhh rebel’ Lauryn Hill, “I Find it Hard to Say (Rebel)” Last month, multi-award winning R&B and hip-hop artist...

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Kampala, Uganda – The mighty Break-Fast Jam 5th edition is gearing up to unleash the Central Uganda Eliminations, this Saturday – August 1st, 2015, at Uganda’s cultural headquarters, the National Theatre. This East African Hip...

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Teaching Hip-Hop in Hong Kong

May 26, 2015 | Comments

Jorge “Popmaster Fabel” Pabon can’t stop moving on a street corner on a Saturday night in Hong Kong as he recounts tales of the early days of hip-hop. “I was battling this guy, and we...

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From the Middle East to the West, and all the way back again, 3 artists came together to work on a euphoric choon that, with no doubt, will leave a non-erasable footprint in the world...

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