The “Journal Rappe” pro­gram shows just how inno­v­a­tive hip-​​hop artists remain in Senegal, says Murray Forman, an asso­ciate pro­fessor of media and screen studies at North­eastern University.

They’re taking it to some dif­ferent place, a place we don’t com­monly see hip-​​hop which I think is fun and exciting,” he said after watching their pro­grams online. “What I also like about this — they’re pushing and chal­lenging the flex­i­bility of estab­lished media forms like a newscast.”

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