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Title Hip hop Africa [electronic resource] : new African music in a globalizing world / edited by Eric Charry.
Publication Info. Bloomington ; Indianapolis : Indiana University Press, [2012]
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Series African expressive cultures.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [317]-347, discography (pages [349]-359), videography (pages [361]-363, and index.
Contents A capsule history of African rap / Eric Charry -- 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 -- 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 -- 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 -- 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 -- 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 -- 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.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject 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.
Added Author Charry, Eric S., editor.
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780253003072 0253003075 9780253005755 0253005752 0253005825 (DLC) 2011052793
ISBN 0253005825 (electronic bk.)
9780253005823 (electronic bk.)
9780253003072 (cloth : alkaline paper)
0253003075 (cloth : alkaline paper)
9780253005755 (paperback : alkaline paper)
0253005752 (paperback : alkaline paper)
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