Tag Archives: Roots

BRITHOPTV: [Documentary] Akala (@AkalaMusic) Roots, Reggae, Rebellion [BBC Four] | #Reggae #Roots #Rastafarian

In the 1970s, Jamaica came alive to the sounds of roots reggae. British rapper, poet and political commentator Akala tells the story of this golden period in the island’s musical history, a time when a small group of musicians took songs of Rastafari, revolution and hope to the international stage. Continue reading

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BRITHOPTV: [News] Akala (@AkalaMusic) Roots, Reggae, Rebellion To Air On Friday, November 11, 10pm on BBC Four| #Reggae #Roots #Rastafarian

In the 1970s, Jamaica came alive to the sounds of roots reggae. British rapper, poet and political commentator Akala tells the story of this golden period in the island’s musical history, a time when a small group of musicians took songs of Rastafari, revolution and hope to the international stage. Continue reading

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BRITHOPTV: [Documentary] Saskilla (@SasKilla) Returns To his Senegal Roots Homelands (Trailer)| #Grime #Africa

Trailer for the documentary homelands which follows south London Grime MC, SAS Killa as he goes back to his roots and visits Senegal in West Africa. Continue reading

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BRITHOPTV: [Radio Documentary] AfroPopWorldwide: Roots and Future: A History of U.K. Dance | #Jungle #Garage #Grime

AfroPopWorldwide: Roots and Future: A History of U.K. Dance Look around today’s musical mainstream, and you’ll quickly realized that dance styles are everywhere, filling stadiums, topping charts, and gathering tens of thousands in festivals around the country. Yet few know … Continue reading

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BRITHOPTV: [Radio Documentary] UK Rapper Akala examines the history of Rastafari – Roots Reggae & Rebellion [Episode Two] |

UK Rapper Akala examines the history of Rastafari – Roots Reggae & Rebellion [Episode Two]  UK Rapper, Political Commentator, Educater,  and founder of Hip-Hop Shakespeare Company, Akala (Kingslee Daley),  examines how Rastafari turned from an ostracised religious sect into a … Continue reading

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BRITHOPTV: [Radio Documentary] UK Rapper Akala examines the history of Rastafari – Roots , Reggae & Rebellion [Episode One] |

UK Rapper Akala examines the history of Rastafari – Roots Reggae & Rebellion [Episode One]  UK Rapper, Political Commentator, Educater,  and founder of Hip-Hop Shakespeare Company, Akala (Kingslee Daley),  examines how Rastafari turned from an ostracised religious sect into a … Continue reading

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