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AUDIO Clear The Air EDITORIAL HIP HOP KNALEDGE

WILL HIP HOP BE UGANDA’S BIGGEST GENRE IN 2020?

At the genesis of Hip hop, the worldwide appeal wasn’t foreseeable, but now, almost 50 years later; it’s impossible to imagine a planet without hip hop and rap music. On the Ugandan scene, hip hop has been described as a “wanna be” genre, with radio and television presenters not [most of the time] playing hip […]

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EDITORIAL FEATURE HIP HOP KNALEDGE NEWS

UG Hip hop and our big brothers and sisters – an appreciation note

I grew up a middle child. I am between two generations in my family. I am a big brother with two big brothers and a big sister. I was the last born for about seven years. My big sister introduced me to music generally, and one of my brothers who I looked up to sort […]

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HIP HOP NEWS

Big Sam says F**K Sylvester, upholds Abramz and Babaluku for their role in uplifting UG Hip Hop

Last evening: Big Sam Yiga dissed Sylvester of the Legendary rap duo, Sylvester and Abramz. In a calculated address at the 15th Hip Hop Summit he said; “F**k Sylvester… and there is no place for wack emcees.” In away he was implicating the Ziva Muntuyo rapper as a wack rapper. What is baffling is that;  […]

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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 […]

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PICTORIAL: TPPM Event Highlights; Sylvester, Rugged, Payne Keelah, Josh & more

Last weekend on 1st April our very first TPPM campaign event to promote Mental Health and Poetry, Music Therapy happened. First of all, shout outs to every one who turned up for this social progress inspired event. We must say Therapeutic Purpose of Poetry and Music Tea Talk went down very well some what beyond […]

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BLOG EVENTS HIP HOP NEWS

TPPM Live Right Now in Tweets & Facebook Posts

  Today is the day, It is happening now, we are at Makerere Art Gallery less talk more tweets and Facebook posts: https://twitter.com/hashtag/TPPM?src=hash Just A Cypher mood to kick start @Payne_Killer and the fellow, founder NuveyLive.org, @NuveySHAWN warm up the floor as captured in this tweet: It's on guys just come thru @MakerereArtGalley @NuveySHAWN @The_real_devis […]