My first exposure to hip-hop was a comedic skit (I think it was either Senario or Ah-Ha). The scene was using Too Phat‘s Anak Ayam Freak to the Beat, specifically the ya-aw-aw’s that were playing throughout the track.
Hip hop was a mere caricature.
Are you a fan of Akademi Fantasia? Are you still aware that it exists? Do you also love shoegazing and dreamy psychedelic music? Or you like it heavier than that, and want to feast your ears with some good old trap rap? We’ve got it all this week on Daily Seni’s Tracks of the Week.
THIS week on our playlist, you’ll find a variety of flavours to choose from. As local music slowly returns to fruition while we progress through the second week of puasa, we’re going to be looking at older releases in our exploration of rocking tunes from your motherland. From pop electronica to rap beefs, read on to check out our picks of the week!