16 of December 2016 was the premiere screening of the documentary Safari ya HipHop, Afro French Connection as well as the release of the album release of the album Safari ya HipHop of the Tanzanian crew Watengwa.
The documentary Safari ya HipHop, Afro French Connection is showing the program Safari ya HipHop, de Marseille à Arusha. In this program, a HipHop delegation representing different elements of HipHop (DJ, MC, Beatbox, Dance and Beat-making) came in Arusha, Tanzania, and shared with a group of 40 tanzanian artists and came up with a final show.
Safari ya HipHop album is the journey of JCB, Yuzzo and Dwee from Watengwa back to France. Along the way they met and featured other artists such as Tina Mweni and Robah Wenyeji from Kenya, Frost from Tanzania, as well as Boss One, K-Méléon and Les Crevards from Marseille, France.
The Mymetist from Marseille (France) feat Tanzanian singer Wise Man & Mc Sight Mo from Arusha
It was recorded and shot during the program Safari ya HipHop, from Marseille to Arusha. It is the first track released from the album Safari ya HipHop vol.2 album who was recorded during the trip and which will be released in 2017.
The unique journey of Tanzanian, Kenyan, Ugandan and Rwandan artists in a musical safari across France!
Kamaa (X-Plastaz) from Tanzania // Bana Mutibwa (Luga Flow Army) from Uganda // Rawbarz Wenyeji (Ukooflani Mau Mau) from Kenya // Daz Naledge from Tanzania // Tina Mweni from Kenya&Denmark // Lion Eyes from Rwanda // G.Rongi from (Ukooflani Mau Mau) from Kenya
The French HipHop team from Marseille is back from the two weeks workshops program (DJing, Beatboxing, MCing, Dancing and Producing).
The overall project is a success thanks to our local partners Okoa Mtaa Foudation and Alliance Française Arusha. The program took place as planned and the inter-exchange has been a unique experience for both tanzanians and french artists.
The program ended with the great event Afro French Connection, Safari ya HipHop at Alliance Française Arusha.