Language Choice and Hip Hop in Tanzania and Malawi
Popular Music and Society
Examines the language choices made by Tanzanian and Malawian hip hop enthusiasts and artists. Factors that led to the separation in the use of English and Swahili language; History of rap music in Tanzania; Discussion of the youth's involvement with rap in Malawi; Analysis of the messages within the content of rap lyrics.
Recommended CitationPerullo, Alex, "Language Choice and Hip Hop in Tanzania and Malawi" (2000). English and Cultural Studies Journal Articles. Paper 64.