Illmatic, a hiphop classic

Words by Bayingana

This album is iconic, better yet legendary, akin to mythological for hiphop fans, detailing and expressing the environment, stories, and challenges of...

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Illmatic, a hiphop classic

This album is iconic, better yet legendary, akin to mythological for hiphop fans, detailing and expressing the environment, stories, and challenges of the Queensbridge MC so vividly that you feel a...

Tiny Steps to Healing

Gloria spends a large chunk of her book encouraging us to celebrate ourselves by being vulnerable, never settling, forgiving ourselves for past mistakes, and spending time with ourselves so as to h...

Outside — Burna Boy's remarkable third studio album

Burna Boy's Outside is sometimes playful, sometimes serious, other times sentimental but it maintains the same quality of enjoyment and uncompromisable chill present on Burna Boy's past records,and...

Blur EP

Blur, a concept piece by Mucyo, tells the relatable story of the phases in a relationship from start to end. Produced by Eloi El, fellow Rwandan, the EP adopts Mucyo’s artistic inspiration from old...

Kindil El Bahr

Kindil El Bahr is a 40-minute visual representation of Khaled Hosseini’s quote in his book  A Thousand Splendid Suns : “Like a compass needle that points north, a man’s accusing finger always finds...

E.T: Letter From Yokosuka(Remix)

For E.T, this is a commendable first single. How he pays tribute to both a legendary producer and his grandfather through a timeless instrumental serves to immortalize the two people even more.

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Issue 3: Stories about Home & Community

  1. Introduction by Rita Umuliza

  2. Rooted by Igihozo Gloria

  3. Petit Pays Review, The Walls Between Us by Mutsinzi

  4. The Imperceptible Ways Architecture Impacts Our Behavior by Ben Rutabana

  5. Comfort by Ines Makuza

  6. Why Design Matters by Angela Shyaka

  7. Here Is My Hope by Uwera Ntaganzwa

  8. Communitarism for Dummies by Maya Mutesi

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