Have you ever thought of food references made in music and how metaphoric they tend to be? Do you think this makes hip hop even more literary? Being a dedicated foodie, I sat down to write and talk about my favourite food inspired lines. The thought hit me when I re-listened to Play01’s “Ova” – njenva Kachumbali abaako ova”
“The Force Cypher” is a new cypher that brings out the posse led by Barna who kick starts it with gospel. The rappers explore Christian and contemporary topics as conceptualised – they are the force, the yesu force. Barna, Pyrate, Emma Rush, Mal X, Dagg Mizzo, Crdlux and Wake make an appearance on the track […]
Dagg Mizzo has released a fifteen track project, Kingdom Come.
Now for those of us for whom spoken word and poetry are real things that constitute daily life, Friday 15th was quite an evening. If I need to tell you what is so special about the said date, then let me get you up to speed about one of the most thrilling and increasingly popular […]
Songs Of Many Colours (SOMC) is evidence that Mal-X has definitely been busy. After working with Simon Elly and Suspect 92 on Nothing From Something EP, Mal moved on to work with Gamit for this spiritual EP. Mal-X created hype for his full length project starting weeks ago. The buzz started with the cover art, […]
In this year’s edition of the top hip-independence (hip hop inspired Independence Day) playlist; we have interesting entries that we think really deserve to be mentioned. Year to year we do curate this playlist as a way for us to show we can celebrate Uganda’s independence through hip hop. We also aim at limiting the […]