Posted by: thecyberkrib | March 2, 2010

South Africa to TDot: Zaki Ibrahim & Kamau [videos]

We all really need to appreciate the level of talent coming out of Toronto (and Canada overall) right now.

Here’s a great sample of two recent videos that show how amazing our Canadian talent is, taking artists half way across the world to share this talent with others.

Zaki Ibrahim performs “Daylight” as part of the music love movement called Taxijam, where South African (based/origin) artists perform inside a packed taxi van for a 5 minute, unedited video piece. (credit to Mike Jansen on the link)

Kamau also released a great video piece to accompany his recent mixtape release Love & Other Struggles.  The dubplate to J Dilla’s “Love It Here” performed originally by Elzhi, is documented in video format, pairing Toronto city visuals with Kamau’s poetic lyricism.  The video was cut and shot by Nabil Shash.

Previously: Mixtape: Ian Kamau Vol. 3 Love & Other Struggles

About these ads

Responses


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

%d bloggers like this: