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  • hip-deep April 27, 2012

    Egypt 5: Revolution Songs

    Afropop’s 5-part, Hip Deep series on Egypt concludes with a look back at the songs that fueled the Tahrir Square uprising in 2011, and ahead at where music is headed in post-revolutionary Egypt. We meet Dylanesque Tahrir Square troubadour Ramy … Read more »

  • interview April 25, 2012

    Azza Balba

    Azza Balba is an Egyptian singer well known in the early ‘80s, but who was driven into obscurity because of her insistence on singing politically charged songs, especially those created by the team of composer singer Sheikh Imam and poet … Read more »

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