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Wake Up Calls from Mexico to Mozambique. Socially Engaged Hip-Hop from Around the World to Invade the District The Internationally Known Global Hip Hop Series is back with a new twist! Nomadic Wax, PH Music...

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Longtime Brit producer extraordinaire The Last Skeptik is among the elite producers enshrined by BBE (DJ Jazzy Jeff, DJ Spinna, DJ Vadim). Skeptik’s soon to be released album Thanks for Trying (May 6) is an...

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Global Faction’s latest video is from UK duo Big Frizzle and Trigg Vega. “Life’s one rocky road, ups and downs I know, but I’m breathin’ so, have a toast!”...

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The third in the acclaimed mixtape series, Internationally Known vol. 3 picks up where it left off in 2012, continuing to explore the global horizons of hip hop music. The 38-track mixtape offers some of...

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“Park Champ” is the first leak from DJ / Producer The Last Skeptik’s solo, instrumental album masterpiece, entitled Thanks For Trying. Released on BBE records on April 29th, the album is a mad cinematic, orchestral...

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Global Hip Hop Best of 2012

February 7, 2013 | Comments

We were so busy updating the site in January that we slipped on our annual report of the best international hip hop albums of 2012. Well, wait no more! We scoured over 200 released from...

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Roots Manuva is one of the best known UK MCs worldwide. In this interview, the rapper talks about his real name, Rodney, being labelled the ‘voice of urban Britain’ and wanting to work with James...

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World Hip Hop Women: From the Sound Up breaks new ground by gathering top female MCs from around the world in one mix. Read the stories behind the artists below.   DJ LaJedi (Detroit, Michigan,...

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Video: Jasiri X – “Etta” (UK)

January 20, 2013 | Comments

A tribute to the great Etta James. Follow Jasiri X on Twitter: www.twitter.com/jasiri_x Follow Agent of Change on Twitter: www.twitter.com/agent_of_change...

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Hip Hop Hijabis Explore Gender Equality

January 15, 2013 | Comments

A recent parliamentary report in the UK reveals that some Muslim women are removing their headscarves and anglicizing their names to improve their chances in the job market. Two best friends featured in the upcoming...

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