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Politicians rap for votes


After two decades in power, the Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni probably needed to update his image - but even he can't have expected his rap song to become a sensation on the radio and in the African nation's dance clubs.

Yet not every politician who uses music to connect with young voters has the same success. Tom Burridge takes a look the at the hits and misses on the political RAP sheet.


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