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Hip hop Africa : new African music in a globalizing world /

edited by Eric Charry.

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Names: Charry, Eric S.,
Published: Bloomington ; Indianapolis : Indiana University Press, [2012]
Series: African expressive cultures.
Topics: Rap (Music) - Africa - History and criticism. | Popular music - Africa - History and criticism. | Hip-hop - Africa. | Music and youth - Africa. | Music and globalization - Africa. | Popular music - Social aspects - Africa. | Hip-Hop | Rap | Rap - Histoire et critique - Afrique. | Musique populaire - Histoire et critique - Afrique. | Hip-hop - Afrique. | Musique et jeunesse - Afrique. | Musique et mondialisation - Afrique. | Musique populaire - Aspect social - Afrique.
Regions: Africa. | Afrika
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc.
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A capsule history of African rap / Eric Charry -- Part 1. Rap stories (Ghana and South Africa). The birth of Ghanaian hiplife : urban style, black thought, proverbial speech / Jesse Weaver Shipley ; A genre coming of age : transformation, difference, and authenticity in the rap music and hip hop culture of South Africa / Lee Watkins -- Part 2. Griots and messengers (Senegal, Côte d'Ivoire, and Malawi). The rapper as modern griot : reclaiming ancient traditions / Patricia Tang ; Promises of the chameleon : reggae artist Tiken Jah Fakoly's intertextual contestation of power in Côte d'Ivoire / Daniel B. Reed ; Style, message, and meaning in Malawian youth rap and ragga performances / John Fenn -- Part 3. Identity and hybridity (Mali and Nigeria). Mapping cosmopolitan identities : rap music and male youth culture in Mali / Dorothea E. Schulz ; Nigerian hip hop : exploring a black world hybrid / Stephanie Shonekan -- Part 4. East coast (Kenya and Tanzania). The local and global in Kenyan rap and hip hop culture / Jean Ngoya Kidula ; Imitation and innovation in the music, dress, and camps of Tanzanian youth / Alex Perullo -- Part 5. Popular music panoramas (Ghana and Malawi). Contemporary Ghanaian popular music since the 1980s / John Collins ; Popular music and young male audiences in contemporary Malawi / Jochen Seebode -- Part 6. Drumming (Mali). Urban drumming : traditional jembe celebration music in a west African city (Bamako) / Rainer Polak -- Music for an African twenty-first century / Eric Charry.
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