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K’naan Releasing Children’s Book On His Post-Somalian Life and a New Album “Country, God or the Girl”

(AllHipHop News) Toronto, Canada based poet, MC, and singer K’naan is releasing a new children’s book entitled When I Get Older: The Story Behind Wavin’ Flag. When I Get Older tells the the story of K’naan, who was born in Somalia and escaped the outbreak of the Somali Civil war in 1991. The book talks… Read more »

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Maxwell and K’NAAN Support Global Fight Against HIV/AIDS With (RED)

(AllHipHop News) Maxwell and K’NAAN are are offering fans a chance to still receive access to their already sold-out summer shows through the purchase of VIP tickets to support the fight against the worldwide HIV/AIDS epidemic. Both artists are donating tickets to (RED)ROWS, an online auction thats part of the (RED)RUSH TO ZERO campaign from June… Read more »

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Austin City Limits’ 2012 Music Festival Adds The Roots, Big K.R.I.T. and Childish Gambino to Lineup

(AllHipHop News) Not to be outdone by all of the recent festival news from Soundset, Rock the Bells, Lollapalooza and Made In America, the Austin City Limits 2012 Music Festival (ACL) has revealed its lineup for the city’s 11th annual, three-day concert event, to take place October 12-14 at Zilker Park in Austin, Texas. ACL 2012,… Read more »

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Rapper K’Naan Lashes Out At Mitt Romney For Using “Waving Flag”

(AllHipHop News) Somali born/Canadian raised rapper K’Naan is lashing out at presidential candidate Mitt Romney, for using one of his best known songs without permission. Mitt Romney used K’Naan’s hit single “Waving Flag,” as the music in his speech last night during the Florida Republican primary. K’Naan told AllHipHop.com in a statement that Mitt Romney… Read more »

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