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Kazakhs Black Cost with “Like a Flower through a Stone”

December 30, 2011

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12-29-2011 10-48-12 PM black cost kazakhstan

Kazakhstan is like a wedge between Russia and China. But when you think back a few hundred years when modern country lines weren’t there, all you had was land and lots of intermarriage.  Kazakhs look like what you’d expect if you married Chinese and Russians.  And their life is what Black Cost rhymes about.  

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#1 Uzbek rapper, Shoxrux, on being unfaithful

July 26, 2011

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7-25 uzbek shoxrux03

This is the ’04 breakout tune of Shoxrux.  He’s only gotten better.  A lot better.

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You prob don’t know this country borders Iran and Afghanistan

July 25, 2011

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7-25 maro turkmen

It’s Turkmenistan, home of goodboy rapper, Maro.  He just seems like a nice guy rapping about old-timey stuff.

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This Tajik guy, man. Raps like his life depends on it.

July 21, 2011

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7-20-2011 tajik master ismael

Master Ismail unloads on the mic.  This isn’t even his best showing.

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Can you say “anthem” in Kyrgyz?? How about “Ty znaesh”

July 12, 2011

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7-11-2011 kyrgyz rap

This song is so good … I posted it!  This is a huge beat … remix??  Don’t know/Don’t care!  

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Yo, they rap like they party in Kazakhstan: HARD!

July 11, 2011

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7-10-2011 kazakh rap

These 2 guys are beating the pulp out of the mic.  But don’t watch this at work!  

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