Categories
BLOG Clear The Air EDITORIAL HIP HOP KNALEDGE RACK Rap SOCIAL MEDIA

Fresh Kid, leaders and the failure to provide solutions – let’s rethink

Fresh Kid has been in the news in the past couple of weeks and almost each week it has been on numerous grounds. Being a child sensation in the social media age, different media houses and platforms have covered the seven year old rapper – whose real name is Patrick Senyonjo. Youth Minister Florence Nakiwala […]

Categories
BLOG Clear The Air KNALEDGE

Clear The Air, Part Two: Don’t blame the Millennials, teach them about Hip Hop

Welcome back to Clear The Air Series. If this is your first read in the series, welcome! Last week we put out part one of the series – Clear The Air, Part One: A defence for Ugandan Trap music (read it here). This week’s episode will move further away from the trap music topic and […]

Categories
Clear The Air EDITORIAL FEATURE HIP HOP KNALEDGE

Clear The Air – Part one: a Defence for UG Trap music

I am writing this piece listening to my line up of so-called “Trap songs”. First on the list is Megu by Titi Deewani and shortly Kijanah and his Hakuna Stress will follow. I am a music fan and I listen to anything if it works for me, it should stick right? Even if it doesn’t […]