Cultural Arts Review: Brother Ali

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Cultural Arts Review: Brother Ali

Check out his songs:

Daylight:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_AQJMjF6uco

Uncle Sam Goddamn:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OO18F4aKGzQ

Mourning in America Music Video:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dKHsGh-y8d8

Tight Rope:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=amCnqsm3AR0

 

Bibliography:

“Albino Rapper Brother Ali Talks about Being Muslim.” YouTube. YouTube, 15 Apr. 2009. Web. 31 Oct. 2013.

 

Brother Ali. “Albino, White, Muslim, & Rapper: Brother Ali.” Interview by Jesse Thorn. PRI. PRI’s The World, 07 June 2009. Web. 30 Oct. 2013. <http://pri.org/stories/2009-06-07/albino-white-muslim-rapper-brother-ali&gt;.

 

Brother Ali. “Brother Ali: An Honest Act Of Worship.” Interview by Neda Uleby. NPR. NPR, 05 Oct. 2009. Web. 31 Oct. 2013. <http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=113504052&gt;.

 

“Brother Ali – Mourning in America.” YouTube. YouTube, 30 Aug. 2012. Web. 01 Nov. 2013. <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dKHsGh-y8d8&gt;.

 

Frank, Priscilla. “Brother Ali’s ‘Mourning In America’: The Disturbing Drop From Hip Hop’s Muslim Iconoclast (VIDEO, EXCLUSIVE).” Huffington Post. AOL Lifestyle, 30 Aug. 2012. Web. 31 Oct. 2013. <http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/29/watch-new-music-video-fro_n_1841138.html&gt;.

 

Jones, Lucy. “My Evening with Brother Ali, the Albino Muslim Face of Hip Hop.” Web log post. The Telegraph. Telegraph Media Group, 19 Mar. 2010. Web. 30 Oct. 2013. <http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/culture/lucyjones/100007149/my-evening-with-brother-ali-the-albino-muslim-face-of-hip-hop/&gt;.

 

Knight, Michael M. “Brother Ali and the Secret Islamic History of Hip-Hop.” VICE. Vice Media Inc., n.d. Web. 30 Oct. 2013. <http://www.vice.com/read/brother-ali-and-the-secret-islamic-history-of-hip-hop&gt;.

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