Hiplife: Diasporic Hip Hop or African Popular Style?

2008 December 18
by jshipley

Hiplife music is creative blend of highlife, hip hop, electronica ,rhythmic traditions, and lyrical styles. It is one of the most popular styles among youth in Accra, Ghana. Artists sing and rap in multiple languages. The music can be political, humorous, direct and personal. Living the Hiplife is film about this music.

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  1. 2008 December 19

    this is definitely excellent. the foundation has been laid by reggie and rab (reggies dj) and now its time for the world wide domination…. you got my full support….

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