The two shared their experiences, traded rhymes and talked about what the role of hip-hop artists should be.
Rita Fan, a hip-hop writer, penned an article on the small minority of Chinese hip-hop artists speaking up in support of Black Lives Matter.
There’s Chinese kids listening to hip-hop for the first time from Chinese people.” Bohan Phoenix, Chinese American rapper“They completely sanitized it,” he said.
Related: America’s BLM protests find solidarity in South KoreaThe most vocal support for BLM has come from hip-hop artists with a smaller, more underground following.
Major Chinese hip-hop stars may never acknowledge the debt they owe Black artists for the music that’s made them famous.