Category Archives: Education

Forhtright – An amazing new book/LP project

    To stand up against inequality and social shortcomings. That is what all the 43 artists, who German photographer Sascha Kraus portrayed for his book FORTHRIGHT – Stronger than a weapon have in common. Over the past six years he traveled thirteen … Continue reading

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Israeli and Palestinian rappers represent in huge Amsterdam MasterPeace Concert

MasterPeace is organizing a mesmerizing heart-warming peace concert on Sunday 21 September 2014 where artists from major conflict areas in the world will perform together at the Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Together, they will demonstrate that sustainable solutions … Continue reading

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Rare Israeli pop gems get collected on new mixtape

“59 Dinar” is a unique mixtape of rare, never reissued Israeli pop from the 60’s and 70’s, compiled from the original vinyl sources by Israeli musician Sagol 59 and journalist / record collector Eran Dinar.             … Continue reading

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Read: ‘Beats, Not Bombs – Hip Hop and the Israeli/Palestinian Conflict’

“When one thinks of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, from its long history through the present, hip-hop is not usually the first thing to come to mind. However, if one studies hip-hop in the state of Israel, one will find that it … Continue reading

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Influential Jewish record label documented in new article

The Brooklyn Ink has posted an in-depth oral history of the now-defunct JDub Records, arguably the most influential Jewish record label in recent history. JDub‘s artist roster included acts such as Matisyahu, Balkan Beat Box, Sagol 59, SoCalled, Golem, Soulico, Gangsta … Continue reading

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Jenerous Skillz – A Global Jewish Hip Hop Album

Uneek Media and Corner Prophets are proud to present Jenerous Skillz, a unique cultural / musical project, the first of its kind, bringing together for the first time Israeli and Jewish rappers from all over the world. The album was … Continue reading

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Rapper’s Imprisonment Tests Moroccan Reforms

The rap songs of 24-year-old Mouad Belrhouate are popular in Morocco, even more so after the four months he has spent in jail… READ THE COMPLETE ARTICLE HERE

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The Global Revolution international Hip Hop project

Israeli MC Sagol 59 (Khen Rotem) is taking part in a grand cross-culture project called Global Revolution. The project includes MCs from all over the globe and different faiths. The project is produced by Italy’s D.J Nio… (Read more at … Continue reading

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New Mixtape: Youth and Hip Hop in the Arab world

            Over the past few months, our friends at N.Y label Nomadic Wax have been reaching out to Arab hip hop artists around the world. They wanted to hear directly from them how hip hop … Continue reading

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Incredible Hip Hop documentary premieres on ARTE

Whatever your preconceptions about Hip-Hop may be, throw them out the window. THE FURIOUS FORCE OF RHYMES explodes the stereotypes of swagger and bravado to reveal an irresistible unifying force of global significance. Lushly photographed, bursting with music and dance, … Continue reading

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