- 2 years ago
Playing tracks by
Too Short, Cold Flamez, DeeJayOlu, D, Jacka and more.
Chief Boima for Feel Up Radio Vol.18: The idea behind the mix stems from a conversation that I had with my colleagues at Africa is a Country http://africasacountry.com/office-conversations-on-kwaito-and-corporate-american-hip-hop/, about how Southern and West Coast Rap influence in US mainstream music, has been able to allow Kwaito influences to return to mainstream South African Hip Hop. And I've noticed for awhile that the current zeitgeist of DJ Mustard-inspired beats infecting the US mainstream has also touched a nerve globally.
However, what sometimes goes unrecognized when talking about DJ Mustard's sonic dominance, is the influence that the Bay Area's Hyphy movement had on his sound. And since Global Hyphy is kind of my thing ( http://www.duttyartz.com/blog/label/african-by-the-bay/ ), I thought I would mix some of my own experiments in the sound, with current Mustard-influenced tracks ... Read more here http://feeluprecords.com/feel-radio-vol-18-chief-boima-mustard-pepe