All in the Ghetto: Gentrification and Hip-Hop in London

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wQ-tNoUgXI0 The song above is by Anglo-German band Jahcoozi, who's vocalist is a London-born Sri Lankan woman called Sasha Perera. The song, "Takin Your Streets", is a critique of gentrification in London parodying the most visible proponents of this process, the much-maligned hipsters. While hipsters may be the easiest target for any anti-gentrification sentiment, they … Continue reading All in the Ghetto: Gentrification and Hip-Hop in London

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