Hip-Hop Can Save America

Hip-Hop Can Save America

"Hip-Hop Can Save America!" explores the innovative, inspiring, and often surprising ways Hip-Hop music, culture, and sensibilities are improving society in areas such as education, science/technology, health/wellness and more. Hosted by award-winning Hip-Hop journalist Manny Faces.
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PREVIEW: 2024 Hip Hop Music Pedagogy Workshop
February 23, 2024
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PREVIEW: 2024 Hip Hop Music Pedagogy Workshop

The 4th Annual Hip Hop Music Pedagogy Workshop, February 24, 2024 REGISTER: https://wsmamusic.org/4th-annual-hip-hop-pedagogy-for-music-educators/ In this excerpt from "Hip Hop Can Save America," Manny Faces chats with Randy Swiggum about the upcoming workshop featuring nine power-packed sessions f...

Hip Hop x Politics x Activism with Dr. Adia Winfrey
February 22, 2024
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Hip Hop x Politics x Activism with Dr. Adia Winfrey

In this inspiring episode of "Hip Hop Can Save America," we sit down with the incredible Dr. Adia Winfrey, a transformative figure at the intersection of Hip Hop and political activism. Dr. Winfrey shares her groundbreaking work on empowering the youth through the H.Y.P.E. (Healing Young People thr...

Celebrating Women in Hip Hop: Author Nadirah Simmons Discusses her book, "First Things First"
February 04, 2024
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Celebrating Women in Hip Hop: Author Nadirah Simmons Discusses her book, "First Things First"

In this episode of Hip Hop Can Save America!, host Manny Faces welcomes author and Hip Hop culture advocate Nadirah Simmons to discuss her book "First Things First: Hip-Hop Ladies Who Changed the Game." Simmons discusses the need for women in Hip Hop to have the freedom to create music on their own...

Hip Hop x Education x Philanthropy with UnLearn The World, Education Director for Hip Hop For Chaage
January 28, 2024
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Hip Hop x Education x Philanthropy with UnLearn The World, Education Director for Hip Hop For Chaage

In this episode of "Hip Hop Can Save America," host Manny Faces engages in a powerful conversation with guest UnLearn The World about the transformative power of Hip Hop culture. They discuss how Hip Hop has the ability to uplift communities and individuals, serving as a catalyst for personal and s...

Hip Hop Education with Professor of Hip Hop, Dr. J. Rawls of Ohio State University
January 21, 2024
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Hip Hop Education with Professor of Hip Hop, Dr. J. Rawls of Ohio State University

Manny Faces welcomes Dr. Jason "J. Rawls" Rawls to the show. Dr. Rawls is a long-time producer, DJ, author and educator, and is now the Assistant Professor of Hip Hop at THE Ohio State University, developing curricula for a Hip Hop minor program. Some key topics covered: 1. Hip Hop Beyond Music: Cu...

Hip Hop's greatest gift isn't rap music
December 28, 2023
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Hip Hop's greatest gift isn't rap music

The discussions and celebrations around #HipHop50 and the Hip Hop 50th anniversary were great, but missed a lot. To fully appreciate its golden anniversary, we must consider that Hip Hop's greatest contribution to humanity isn’t any of its singular or collective elements. Instead, it lies in Hip Ho...

Hip Hop Can Teach Computer Coding - Richard Achee & Calvin Pinney from Google & breakbeatcode
December 14, 2023
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Hip Hop Can Teach Computer Coding - Richard Achee & Calvin Pinney from Google & breakbeatcode

There is an initiative that was created and launched by two folks over at Google, developed during their 20% time -- the time that Google allows employees the resources and leeway to work on projects of their own choosing. Gmail, as it happens, was once someone’s 20% time project. In any event, wha...

"BILLION DOLLAR COVER-UP" - The ongoing LAPD / Biggie Smalls saga with Don Sikorski
December 07, 2023
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"BILLION DOLLAR COVER-UP" - The ongoing LAPD / Biggie Smalls saga with Don Sikorski

For years, Don Sikorski has studied the murder of Biggie Smalls, aka The Notorious, aka Christopher Wallace. So have a lot of people. The stories about what happened, why it happened, who’s to blame, and why there hasn’t been justice, are all over the place. There are enough twists and turns to tho...