'Blitz, The Ambassador': Breaking African Spirituality, Struggle and Culture into Beats and Bars
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Born and bred in Accra and based in Brooklyn, visual artist and hip-hop star "Blitz, The Ambassador" aka Samuel Bazawule is on a mission to reconnect the scattered sounds of African diaspora. Blitz joins Mariam Saab on Encore’s weekly music show to talk about "Diasporadical", after his show Afropunk at La Villette on Sunday. His fourth studio album unearths the common culture, spirituality and struggle at the root of pan-Africanism.