September 29, 2006

Palestinians Embracing "Victim-oriented" Hip-Hop

Awww yeeah!

Acceptence of this cultural art-form is not universal in Gaza (due to a lack of religious content), but is growing in popularity. Check out these fresh 'rhymes' from the controversial song "Watch Your back, Arabs." Sing along if you know the words:

"Where are the Arab people?

Where is the Arab blood?

Where is the Arab anger?

Where, where and where ...

Driving the coupe car

Smoking the cigar

Voting for the super star "American Idol"

And forgetting about our martyrs, wounded, prisoners. ... Have you heard the last news!?"

Where is the Arab anger? I assure you, young hip-hop artist, there is no shortage of that anywhere in the world:




By Good Lt. at 10:16 AM | Comments |