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Monday, August 5 2013

Istanbul Calling: Hip-Hop in the Melting Pot

At once ancient and modern, Istanbul, one of the world's most eclectic and evolving cities, adds yet another element into its cultural melting pot: hip-hop, a music and subculture that has impassioned many Turks -- and infuriated others.


Reviews

Tuesday, January 22 2013

Da Poet: Poetika

Turkey's current reigning king of underground hip-hop waxes poetic on his proper commercial debut, a set of grippingly dark and emotionally-charged numbers that depict the bleaker side of the human condition.


Blogs

Friday, October 17 2014

Da Poet - "Instrumentals Vol. 5" (audio)

Turkish rapper Da Poet returns with another set of moody hip-hop instrumentals.


Friday, June 28 2013

Turkish Beatmaker Da Poet Offers Up a Great New Record with 'Beattape'

The beatmaker and rapper from Turkey offers up a moody cocktail of sumptious jazz samples, arabesque sounds and chilled hip-hop rhythms on his latest instrumental outing.


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