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Lungu Lungu: An Interview with Mr. African Hip-Hop Himself, Thomas Gesthuizen

Q&A on the history of African hip-hop, and where it stands today Ghana-based Benjamin Lebrave speaks fluent French and English, and can schmooze in Spanish and Portuguese. He’ll report on new African music every other … read more »

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Lungu Lungu: Bamboo’s Timeless Swahili Bridge

I can never get enough Congolese guitar. I’m so addicted to it that I hunt it down wherever possible, even if it lives outside of the Congolese rumba world. If you read through past posts, … read more »

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Lungu Lungu: Renegade Rhymes

Ghana-based Benjamin Lebrave speaks fluent French and English, and can schmooze in Spanish and Portuguese. He’ll report on new African music every other week. This week, it’s the strong-spirited Burkinabé rapper Art Melody. In West … read more »

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Lungu Lungu: Didjak Brings the Tshiluba Sun to Congolese Hip-Hop

Ghana-based Benjamin Lebrave speaks fluent French and English, and can schmooze in Spanish and Portuguese. He’ll report on new African music every other week. This week, it’s Congolese rapper Didjak Munya. Congolese music is the … read more »

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