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Hip-hop colony [videorecording] / Emerge Media Films presents a MicWang Production ; film by Michael Wanguhu ; produced by Michael Wanguhu ; co-produced by Russell Kenya, Brian Opande, Annette Gathoni, Brian Kanyi.

Wanguhu, Michael. (Director). Kenya, Russell. (Producer). Opande, Brian. (Producer). Gathoni, Annette. (Producer). Kanyi, Brian. (Producer). Ominde, Steve. (Composer). Muthubi, Kangere. (Narrator). Odhiambo, Bruce. (Performer). Josiah, Tedd. (Performer). Musyoka, Eric. (Performer). Kimani, Harry. (Performer). Image Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Emerge Media Films (Firm) (Added Author). Black Medley Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Ogopa DJS. (Added Author). MicWang Productions (Firm) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library DVD 3078 37684001038627 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (93 min.) ; sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Chatsworth CA : Image Entertainment, 2007.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Title on container: Hip-hop colony : the African hip-hop explosion.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director and producer; Michael Wanguhu : co-producers; Russell Kenya, Brian Opande, Annette Gathoni, Brian Kanyi ; original score; Steve Ominde, Michael Wanguhu : original music; Bruce Odhiambo, Tedd Josiah, Ogopa DJS, Eric Musyoka, Harry Kimani : cinematography; Michael Wanguhu, Russell Kenya.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator: Kangere Muthubi; performers: Bruce Odhiambo, Tedd Josiah, Eric Musyoka, Harry Kimani, Steve Ominde.
Summary, etc.:
Genge music, Kenya's unique brand of hip-hop was initially dismissed as a passing fad, but this new musical style, a fusion of traditional African music with American hip-hop, is growing in popularity around the world.
System Details Note:
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; 1.33:1 aspect ratio.
Subject: Hip-hop music > History and criticism > Kenya.
Popular music > History and criticism > Kenya.
Documentary films

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