Belgian Hip-Hop History Exhibition and Festival 2017 in Brussels

Belgian Hip-Hop History Exhibition Before heading off for a few days in Brussels, Belgium, I did a bit of research about what was on during my stay. I fell upon the following PDF article from Bozar and visit.Brussels about a Belgian Hip-Hop History Exhibition and Festival 2017. That article teased my curiosity and 👀 I decided to check … Continue reading Belgian Hip-Hop History Exhibition and Festival 2017 in Brussels

Nigerian b-boy music history from 1980s-1990s in videos

Today, I’m going to share with you some mixed tapes for break dancing from Nigerian artists. But before doing so, if you don’t know yet the general origins of b-boy music and dance themselves, just have a read of this article  http://breakdancingninja.com/bboy_history.html In Nigeria, Hip-hop music and dance only began to gain popularity in the … Continue reading Nigerian b-boy music history from 1980s-1990s in videos

‘Wildstyle’ film clip and US/Irish DJ set of breakbeats makers

BREAKBEATS MAKERS You may not have watched the 'Wildstyle' film nor attended the breakbeats makers event  at The Sugar Club, Dublin (2015) showcasing DJs: Mek (Ireland), DJ Peanut Butter Wolf (USA) Breakbeat Lou (USA). But, don't worry, you can catch up with most of the event now! PEANUT BUTTER WOLF As a young kid growing … Continue reading ‘Wildstyle’ film clip and US/Irish DJ set of breakbeats makers

Black party meets MS KOI hip-hop and dancehall boat party (Germany)

HAMBURG HARBOUR ACTIVITIES First of all, if you have never been to Hamburg (Germany), I would like to tell you briefly few facts about this beautiful town. Hamburg is a city located at the river Elbe. It has a very dynamic harbour. Its harbour is named Germany's "Gateway to the World". It is also the largest … Continue reading Black party meets MS KOI hip-hop and dancehall boat party (Germany)

Street School Dance Battles organised by Vigozone in Hamburg (2015)

STREET SCHOOL DANCE While planning a holiday trip in Hamburg (Germany), I researched any interesting hip-hop dance events in the city. I came across the street school dance battles event. I received a free ticket for the dance live performances. The street school dancers were teenagers of different ages with one common goal: giving the … Continue reading Street School Dance Battles organised by Vigozone in Hamburg (2015)

Want to catch up with 2pac Shakur’s band ‘The Outlawz’ concert (2015)?

Outlawz BAND Do you like old-school hip-hop? Do you miss listening to 2Pac sounds? Well, even though Shakur died a while ago, his 'The Outlawz band' is still pretty much alive and touring! ABOUT THE BAND The "Outlawz" band set up by "Tupac" in 1995 is a perfect blend of : seasoned lyricists, musical innovators  responsible … Continue reading Want to catch up with 2pac Shakur’s band ‘The Outlawz’ concert (2015)?

Funky Merry Christmas wishes to you all in music and dance!

FUNKY MERRY CHRISTMAS First of all, I would like to send you all my warmest season greetings. 🎅 I wish you a Funky Merry Christmas holiday..in music and dance, of course! 🎶👯 CHEERFUL CHRISTMAS MUSIC  Secondly, here a few lovely tunes to get you into a happy mood: soul, funk and old-school hip-hop Christmas soundtracks: If you … Continue reading Funky Merry Christmas wishes to you all in music and dance!

Dead Prez hip hop duet live concert in Dublin, Ireland (2014)

DEAD PREZ First of all, Dead Prez is a hip-hop duo from the United States, composed of stic.man and M-1 since 1996. M1 is originally from Brooklyn, New York. Stic.man is from Tallahassee, Florida. The pair of rappers is inspired by revolutionaries from Malcolm X to Public Enemy. They immersed themselves in political and social studies to forge their own confrontational … Continue reading Dead Prez hip hop duet live concert in Dublin, Ireland (2014)