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K’Naan ft. Nas_ Nothing To Lose (Remix)

I like this song. I haven’t been into all the pop stuff K’naan has been putting out. I’m interested to see what he does for his next record, would love to see him go back to his roots, this feels like an attempt. #toronto

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Studiofeed_ Short Documentary

Spoken Honestly: Ian Kamau from StudioFeed on Vimeo. A few months ago I was asked by an independent music blog called Studiofeed to do a short doc piece. I’ve been wanting to do something like this for a while so of course I accepted, it was an opportunity to speak about my art in some […]

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M.I.A_ Bad Girls (The Making Of)

For some reason the documentary of the making of Bad Girls by M.I.A. makes me like the song better (is that wrong?) The video is obviously crazy, but seeing the process makes makes me understand some things I didn’t understand before.

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A LONG WALK (3 OF 3)_ The Village

This is the final instalment of the short video, spoken word series of mine directed by Marcos Fantu in different parts of downtown Toronto (click to see Part 1 and Part 2). It is an acapella version of the song ‘The Village’ that appears on the album ‘One Day Soon.’ Order One Day Soon on […]

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Some Times_ Om’Mas Keith

I don’t know much about Om’Mas Keith but I like this video and what he’s doing musically doing interesting. I know more about his production partner in Sa Ra, Shafiq Husayn who did a crazy joint (with a crazy video) with Bilal not too long ago (posted below).

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Stand Together_ GSR

Simple and beautiful. Thank you Sabriya Simon.

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Frank Ocean_ Strawberry Swing

Frank Ocean. This song gets better every time I hear it. Stories.

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Keep Calm & Carry On Poster_ Explained

Thank you someone for finally explaining where this thing came from.

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Skateistan_ To Live & Skate

I ran into this documentary a few months back. Skateistan is about a group of young people in Kabul and their hobby of skateboarding. I’m always skeptical when I see things like this of the motives of the people who create these kind of programs in places away from North America; is it well intentioned […]

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A Long Walk (2 of 3)_ Prayers

Ian Kamau (A Long Walk 2 of 3)_ Prayers from Ian Kamau on Vimeo. This is the second instalment of the short video, spoken word series of mine directed by Marcos Fantu in different parts of downtown Toronto (click HERE to see Part 1). It is an acapella version of the song ‘Prayers’ originally featuring […]

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