Political Rap

I got fed up with music a while ago. Most songs on the radio seem to be usual bland nonsense that isn’t even about anything. Most songs are just catchy, repetitive rubbish with the odd reference to a girl or a drink/club thrown in. I thought rap music was about black guys talking about hoes and jewelry. To my complete surprise I found that some rap is deeply political. Some songs are really poetry with a beat. I never heard songs that discussed politics, history and society in such an insightful way. So I collected some of my favourites to share here. Continue reading “Political Rap”