Mary Anita and the Second Liberation in Kenya

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Hip Hop was born out of New York subculture during the 1970's and was born of four basic elements: Mcing (Emcee-ing), Djing, Breaking, and Graffitti Writing. The Portuguese reached Cape Verde in 1445, and by 1480, had charted the course to and began trade with the entire Guinea coast (modern Guinea-Bissau to Nigeria). Excise duties could not grow as fast as the population and the budget. The prospect of 300 million new slum dwellers in African cities by 2020 is daunting.

Pages: 376

Publisher: Raider Publishing International (August 27, 2009)

ISBN: 1935383809

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