Re: Digest Number 366
- Thanks Michael --
i'd be interested in seeing/hearing it once the compilation is
comeplete. Keep me posted and thanks for the ideas.
--- In email@example.com, "Michael Leahy"
> Can't help you about NY. But you should check outwww.africanhiphop.com It's
> an excellent source of information. Current names to look out forinclude
> Nigga Nation, Rak Tak Squad (tops) and X-Plastaz. In South Africa,look for
> Godessa. I'm currently working on a compilation of this sort ofmaterial.
> HI --
> > I am a new member to the group but have been a long time African
> > music fan. Recently, a friend gave me a copy of Africa Raps!
> > (Trikont,) and I loved it. Unfortunately, it is almost
> > get much information about African hip hop here in NY (or atleast I
> > have not found it yet). I know that a lot of stuff is coming outof
> > Dakar, but mostly on tape and frequently locally.stuff.
> > I tend to like the songs that include at least some of the
> > traditional instruments or rhythms, not the more pop-sounding
> > It amazes me how hard it is to find even some of the bigger namesgroups I
> > like Positive Black Soul. Does anyone have suggestions for
> > should check into as well as places to purchase it in NY? I know
> > Stern's Music website but any retail stores?
> > Thanks in advance for any help.
> > best,
> > Josh