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  1. Leveraging poetry on the airwaves: appropriating linguistic creativity in Nigerian hip hop lyrics

    Leveraging poetry on the airwaves: appropriating linguistic creativity in Nigerian hip hop lyrics

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Musical Arts in Africa
    Lyrical ingenuity has been influential in the rise and global spread of hip hop. This has extended to Nigerian hip hop artists, who battle for supremacy and relevance on the airwaves. In carving a niche for itself, Nigerian hip hop...