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On Friday, July 1, Dumi takes to the stage at the famed 9:30 Club in Washington, DC along with headliners People Under the Stairs and Masta Ace. Dumi RIGHT will be performing a mix of...

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If you haven’t yet heard, Soi Music TV is a pan-Asian urban music portal that is helping spotlight some of the best Asian talent in the world. In May, Soi Music TV was in Los...

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Over one billion people worldwide live without electricity. That’s the challenge being approached musically by Grammy-nominated producer DJ Hardwerk and Akon with their new single “Tell Me We’re Ok”. The musical partnership was furthered by...

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On Wednesday, U.S. President Barack Obama held a town hall meeting with members of the U.S. government’s Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) at the GEM Center in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. In the...

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The French hip hop band Scarecrow will be making a rare appearance in New York City this summer. The Toulouse based outfit combines English and French raps over “blues hip hop” live music, an homage...

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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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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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Sicangu Lakota rapper Frank Waln is a true revolutionary. For years, the 25-year-old MC has been using his unique and urgent blend of hip-hop, which draws inspiration from the tribal music of his home on...

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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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