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Movie: May Allah Bless France (Trailer)

info-pictogram1 Regis, a young, black teenager whose sole aspiration is to be a successful rap artist, must first overcome the underprivileged, drug-ridden French suburbs of his upbringing in this black and white debut from hip-hop musician Abd Al Malik. Amidst his double life as a petty criminal and an aspiring artist, Regis eventually finds Islam after the death of a close friend. The film, based on Malik’s real-life experiences, follows the young convert as he navigates the music industry, street violence and racism, leading him to newfound fame in the world of rap and slam-poetry.

Devine Carama Presents: “Power of Words” – Hiphop & Poetry (Video)

info-pictogram1 My presentation focuses on poetry and hiphop and how those forums can be used as an alternative outlet in expressing their feelings (as oppose to lashing out or fighting) as well as a way to inspire others. I also talk about how students talk to each other as well as certain names that they call each others. My main focus is how the words we use have power so its up to us to choose whether we use that power in a good way or a bad way. My presentation varies depending on the age group and/or specific things individual teachers or principles want me to touch on.

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Lawrence Krisna Parker a.k.a KRS One – Hiphop Beyond Entertainment (Video)

info-pictogram1 Lawrence Krisna Parker better known by his stage names KRS-One, and Teacha, is an American rapper and producer from The Bronx, New York City, New York. KRS stands for Knowledge Reigns Supreme Over Nearly Everyone. KRS talks about american history, Malcolm X, Martin Luther King, government, hypocrisy, society, low self-esteem, essence and concept of hip-hop.

The Last Poets interview with Pape (Video)

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From 2Pac to Islam: Mutah Wassin Shabazz Beale (Video)

info-pictogram1 Mutah Wassin Shabazz Beale (born October 11, 1977), better known as Napoleon, is a former member of Tupac Shakur’s rap group Outlawz. Beale has since converted to Islam and is now a Motivational speaker.

WATCH: NAPOLEON FROM 2PAC’S OUTLAWZ TALKS TUPAC, HIP-HOP AND ISLAM (VIDEO)

KHALID YASIN: MUSIC AND ITS EVIL IMPACT (VIDEO)

info-pictogram1 Sheikh Khalid Yasin talks about Hip Hop and its evil impact on the muslim.
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THE DEEN SHOW: MUSIC AND ISLAM (VIDEO)

info-pictogram1 Meet the man who’s song was on the GTA album that sold over 6 million records. We’ll be talking about Hiphop, Music, and Islam.
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