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Hip-Co: Liberia's political hip-hop

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When politicians campaign in Liberia, they team up with the country's musicians to get their message across.

The genre is called Hip-Co and Sarah Montague went along to the studios of the Monrovian radio station, Hott FM, to meet some Hip-Co artists.

The station's owner DJ Blue, explains that hip-co stands for "hip-hop colloquial... the music that gets the message across".


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