Posts Tagged: Africa

Hip Hop Without Borders


Amkoullel’s stage name is taken from a novel by one of Mali’s most noted authors, Amadou Hampaté Bâ, in order to pay homage to all African cultures. He was was young when he discovered rap, and in 1993, he organized his first rap concert before expanding his collaborations and creating the group Kouma Guerya, “guerilla… Read more »

From Cassettes to Mobile Phones: Musical Consumer Issues & Solutions in Africa


In the long ago days when I used to work in the physical distribution of music around the globe, Africa on the whole tended to be considered off-hand as a non-viable and therefore practically non-existent musical market- essentially due to a combination of two factors; scarce money and rare electricity. generic accutane canada Without in… Read more »