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
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
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
DJ Qmutat I have listened to German DJ Qmutat playing a nice mix of funk, afrobeat, jazz at Mojo Cafe, Reeperbahn 1, Hamburg on Friday 24th July 2015. I hope you will enjoy the few video and soundtracks below. You can following him on Facebook, if you like his work.
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 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)
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 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 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)
Mobb Deep Mobb Deep is an American hip hop duo from New York, that consists of Havoc and Prodigy. The duo is a respected hardcore East Coast Hip-Hop group. The group has a well-known dark, hardcore delivery as exemplified by the single "Shook Ones Pt. II". Mobb Deep is one of the most successful rap … Continue reading Mobb Deep Live Concert and opening acts in Dublin, Ireland (2014)