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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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SASKATOON – Recording artist Lindsay Knight has dedicated her career to helping young people dream big and stay true to themselves. Her career, however, didn’t come without a struggle. Knight’s early years were marked by...

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(CNN) Just as we’d entered the last decade of the 20th Century, Tekya Abraham, aged just 10, posed in front of a mirror with a toothbrush in his hand. He was pretending to rap like...

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