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May 12th, 2017

Spitting Truth to Power: 6 Latinx Hip Hop Videos from Latin America

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1494616153727{margin-top: 10px !important;margin-right: 10px !important;margin-bottom: 10px !important;margin-left: 10px !important;}”]Picture above: Rebeca Lane (Guatemala)

Check out these 6 video clips of badass Latin American hip hop and rap artists using their skill and craft to touch on a variety of social, political and economic issues from Mexico to Costa Rica to Chile. Mostly mujerxs, this list also highlights some newer and/or lesser known artists who are slaying the genre with just as much fire and fuerza as other brilliant artists like Anita Tijoux or Calle 13. We hope you enjoy these beats and bars as much as we do![/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1494624286304{padding-top: 5px !important;padding-right: 5px !important;padding-bottom: 5px !important;padding-left: 5px !important;}”]

1.Somos Mujeres Somos Hip-Hop Latinoamerica (Latinoamerica)

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2. Portavos – El Otro Chile (Chile)

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3. The Cypher Effect – Astreet (Mexico) / Nay MC (Mex) / Nakury (Costa Rica) / Rebeca Lane (Guatemala)

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4. Comité Pokofló – Contenido (Peru)

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5. NATIVA ft. Amanda Rodriguez – Metafísica (Costa Rica)

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6. Geslybeth – Lo Material (Chile)

[/vc_column_text][vc_video link=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KvWtQBEaPkg” css=”.vc_custom_1494614518616{margin-top: 10px !important;margin-right: 10px !important;margin-bottom: 10px !important;margin-left: 10px !important;border-top-width: 5px !important;border-right-width: 5px !important;border-bottom-width: 5px !important;border-left-width: 5px !important;padding-top: 5px !important;padding-right: 5px !important;padding-bottom: 5px !important;padding-left: 5px !important;}”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1494246285567{padding-top: 10px !important;padding-right: 10px !important;padding-bottom: 10px !important;padding-left: 10px !important;background-color: #c9c9c9 !important;}”][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_single_image image=”17945″ alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_circle_2″ css=”.vc_custom_1494615580832{padding-top: 5px !important;padding-right: 5px !important;padding-bottom: 5px !important;padding-left: 5px !important;}”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”3/4″][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1494615539911{padding-top: 5px !important;padding-right: 5px !important;padding-bottom: 5px !important;padding-left: 5px !important;}”]Salem Acuña is a queer latinx immigrant originally from Santiago, Chile and currently based in Washington, DC. He’s a Leo sun sign who loves to play music, go dancing and kick it with his friends and family as much as possible.  Follow him at @SalemAcu89.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]

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