Music show: Legendary hip-hop MC Chali 2na, Jorja Smith & Angélique Kidjo
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Chali 2na is a founding member of the pioneering, alternative hip-hop group Jurassic Five. The collective emerged from the rap underground of the late 90s with a positive message and old-school stylings evoking the golden age of hip-hop. The MC, known for his distinctive baritone voice, talks to Richelle Harrison Plesse about joining forces with UK breakbeat DJ Krafty Kuts for the "Adventures of a Reluctant Superhero" tour and their upcoming joint album full of good-time, party-ready tunes.
We also check out new releases from British nu-soul/R&B rising star Jorja Smith and Beninese powerhouse diva Angélique Kidjo.