Jorge “Gitoo” Wright hosts this lovely sampling from the contemporary afropunk scene, including ChocQuibTown, Calma Carmona, Luedji Luna, and Nenny.
If you’ve never seen the NSFW documentary from 2003 that sparked the movement, it’s available online. Note that the film discusses the use of racial slurs right out of the gate. In fact, the original title included a very potent slur that comedian Dick Gregory used to similar effect for his autobiography.
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