Posts Tagged: hip hop

Breakin’ Convention 2013: Junior

(ARISELIVE.com, April 2013) Words Carinya Sharples  Photo credit Paul Hampartsoumian For one weekend every year London dance venue Sadler’s Wells puts away the ballet shoes, flamenco skirts and leotards and gives free reign to a festival of street dance –

Breakin’ Convention 2013: Junior

(ARISELIVE.com, April 2013) Words Carinya Sharples  Photo credit Paul Hampartsoumian For one weekend every year London dance venue Sadler’s Wells puts away the ballet shoes, flamenco skirts and leotards and gives free reign to a festival of street dance –

Word games: Talib Kweli

(ARISE magazine, issue 18) Such is the power of social media that before Talib Kweli had even touched down in South Africa this August, to judge the Sprite Uncontainable Hip Hop Talent Search, the US rapper was already embroiled in

Word games: Talib Kweli

(ARISE magazine, issue 18) Such is the power of social media that before Talib Kweli had even touched down in South Africa this August, to judge the Sprite Uncontainable Hip Hop Talent Search, the US rapper was already embroiled in

I Love… Gaborone

(ARISE magazine, issue 17) Hip hop artist and Channel O awards nominee Zeus tells us where it’s at in Botswana’s chilled-out capital, from the coolest club to the unofficial business hub Mokolodi Nature Reserve Most people come to Africa expecting

I Love… Gaborone

(ARISE magazine, issue 17) Hip hop artist and Channel O awards nominee Zeus tells us where it’s at in Botswana’s chilled-out capital, from the coolest club to the unofficial business hub Mokolodi Nature Reserve Most people come to Africa expecting

I Love… Blantyre

(ARISE magazine, issue 15) DJ, rapper and Big Brother Africa 2011 contestant Lomwe gives us a whistlestop tour of the hottest spots in and around Malawi’s largest city Mustang Sally This is a really nice club on the way to

I Love… Blantyre

(ARISE magazine, issue 15) DJ, rapper and Big Brother Africa 2011 contestant Lomwe gives us a whistlestop tour of the hottest spots in and around Malawi’s largest city Mustang Sally This is a really nice club on the way to

Markus The Sadist at Bloomsbury Theatre (review)

(Visit London, 19 May 2010) It’s going to be hard watching hip hop videos without a heavy dose of cynicism after seeing Markus the Sadist at Bloomsbury Theatre last night. Created by Jonzi D – the man behind Sadler’s Wells‘

Markus The Sadist at Bloomsbury Theatre (review)

(Visit London, 19 May 2010) It’s going to be hard watching hip hop videos without a heavy dose of cynicism after seeing Markus the Sadist at Bloomsbury Theatre last night. Created by Jonzi D – the man behind Sadler’s Wells‘

Breaking free: London’s Best Dance Crew

(Visit London, 4 May 2010) If you’re into street dancing, this weekend was designed for you. Breakin’ Convention returned to Sadler’s Wells with another top UK and international line-up, while over in Croydon the finals of London’s Best Dance Crew

Breaking free: London’s Best Dance Crew

(Visit London, 4 May 2010) If you’re into street dancing, this weekend was designed for you. Breakin’ Convention returned to Sadler’s Wells with another top UK and international line-up, while over in Croydon the finals of London’s Best Dance Crew