Senegalese Rappers Spit World News on Unique TV Program

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A bilingual production, Journal Rappe includes lyrics rapped both in French and in the national Senegal language. While this has helped to gain even more fans for the show, generating sales has proved difficult in a country where making an album takes six months to a year. “By that time, the songs are no longer news when they come out," Fall told AP.

(Photo: AP Photo/Jane Hahn)

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