Brazilian Rap

Emicida’s 10 Hip-Hop Classics

By 24 March, 2015

Emicida is undoubtedly one of the foremost names in Brazilian hip-hop. After immersing himself in the battle rap scene of São Paulo, where his skills for improv had few rivals, he released a string of mixtapes and YouTube... Read Article

O Rappa Announce London Show!

By 19 March, 2015

Quintessential Brazilian rock/reggae band O Rappa have announced a London show. It will be their first appearance in the capital since 2009 and follows the success of their latest album Nunca Tem Fim…. O Rappa started life in... Read Article

REVIEW Criolo – Convoque Seu Buda

By 19 January, 2015

On his first album since breakout success Nó Na Orelha (2011) Criolo showcases his versatility and artistic vision by combining a rhymes and social critique with catchy beats, melodies and a startling fluidity between regional, national and global... Read Article

Criolo Announces European Tour

By 18 November, 2014

Fresh from dropping his monumental new album Convoque Seu Buda, Brazilian rapper/singer Criolo has announced a spate of European dates in January 2015, with shows in London, Glasgow, Berlin, Amsterdam, Gent and Paris. The London show will take place at... Read Article

First Taster from Criolo’s New Album

By 30 October, 2014

“Convoque Seu Buda” is the first track to surface from Criolo’s new album, an album which we are presuming will be called Convoque Seu Buda too. The track uses the same production team as Criolo’s breakthrough album Nó... Read Article