Baton Rouge emcee Marcel P. Black joined us for this segment of No Hooks for The Hip-Hop Chronicles on WEAA 88.9 FM in Baltimore. We discussed his involvement in activism responding to police violence in Baton Rouge, Alton Sterling and Black's latest project, Cry Freedom, and the politics behind the art.
https://youtu.be/P3TiRwvNd0Y Andile Mngxitama, National Convenor of Black First-Land First (BLF) movement in Azania (South Africa) and co-editor of BIKO LIVES! Contesting the Legacies of Steve Biko, joined us from Cape Town to discuss the life and legacy of Steve Biko the legendary founder of the Black Consciousness movement assassinated in 1977.
This is part three of our conversation with Dr. Rico Chapman and Shaheen Arifdien about hip-hop, the Black Consciousness Movement in Azania (South Africa) and the Black Power Movement in the United States. HERE for Part One HERE for Part Two