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The Extraordinaires is a collaboration album between Zambia based emcee The Holstar (Slam Dunk records) and Canada based Nigerian producer Teck-Zilla (Str8buttah Productions). This 10 track album is made up of gritty, soulful beats and...

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by Deborah Amos (NPR.org) Morocco has been called one of the winners of the Arab Spring. The country’s young king, Mohammed VI, offered a new constitution and early elections, taking the steam out of a...

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by Anna Oravcova (for World Hip Hop Market) PRAGUE — MC Gey (24) is something else. He is not your ordinary emcee. He’s different. Some say that his first album, Turbulence of Negative Goodies (2010)...

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by Clar Ni Chonghaile (The Guardian) Shine Ali doesn’t scare easily. If he did, he would not be with his band in a basement studio in Nairobi, rapping lyrics that challenge the Islamist rebels who control...

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Asian rapper set to roar across L.A.

December 2, 2011 | Comments

Tiger JK, big in South Korea, aims to turn a U.S. audience on to his brand of rap....

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