K'NAAN Songs, Videos, & Albums


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20 Dope International Artists [Playlist]

There are a million languages, but hip-hop speaks them all. It might be hard to believe that in just a few decades hip-hop has gone from a New York basement to a movement that reaches even the farthest corners of the world.... Read More

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K’NAAN ft. Bono - Bulletproof Pride [Stream]

As internationally-known pop megastars and prominent commentators on world politics, it was inevitable that K’NAAN and Bono would eventually find themselves on a record together. On album standout and future single... Read More

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K’NAAN - Country, God, or the Girl [Album]

Fresh off making his return to record store shelves and radio airwaves with January's acclaimed More Beautiful Than Silence EP, Somali-Canadian hip-hop star and activist K'NAAN has released the full-length follow-up to 2009... Read More

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K’NAAN - Hurt Me Tomorrow (Blown Out Cassette Remix) [Stream]

Just days after hitting us with the music video for single Hurt Me Tomorrow, Somali-born rapper K’NAAN continues to highlight the record with the release of Hurt Me Tomorrow (Blown Out Cassette Remix). Both versions... Read More

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K’NAAN - Hurt Me Tomorrow [Stream]

In 34 years on this Earth, K’NAAN‘s seen more trouble and strife than most of us will, hopefully, in our lifetimes. I mean, the man did live in Mogadishu during the Somali Civil War. Love, however, is the great... Read More

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K’NAAN ft. Nas - Nothing to Lose (Elev8tor Remix) [Stream]

Originally featured back in January, Nothing to Lose received positive reader reviews for K’NAAN and guest spitter Nas’ on-point lyrical content, but some felt that the poppy chorus detracted from its impact.... Read More

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K’NAAN - More Beautiful Than Silence [Album]

Americans think the world ends at the sands of the California shore and the boardwalk of Coney Island, especially when it comes to hip-hop. Rappers from outside the 50 states are thought of as good (for a foreign guy) at best... Read Full Review

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K’NAAN - Better [Stream]

Thought Nothing to Lose and Is Anybody Out There?, the previously-featured singles off K’NAAN‘s new EP, were dope? Well, number three is Better. As in, that’s its title—as for whether it’s superior,... Read More

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K’NAAN ft. Nelly Furtado - Is Anybody Out There? [Stream]

Update: Click “Listen Now” above to watch K’NAAN’s “Is Anybody Out There?” video. With his rise to prominence over the last several years, K’NAAN has demonstrated himself to be much... Read More

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K’NAAN ft. Nas - Nothing to Lose [Stream]

Mixing introspective street rhymes with a ballad style chorus isn’t anything new in hip-hop. This style allows for worthy lyrics to escape prior to the sing-a-long hook that begs to get stuck in the heads of the... Read More

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Skee TV: DJ Skee Continues “Up Close” Interview With K’NAAN [Updated Video] [Feature ]

In the first three installment of his new "Up Close" segment for Skee TV, DJ Skee hits the road with Booth favorite K'NAAN and explores the man behind the music. The video below shows the Somali-Canadian emcee and global... Read More

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Nas & Damian Marley ft. K’NAAN - Africa Must Wake Up [Stream]

If you haven’t yet signed up for Nas and Damian Marley’s African tour, there’s no need to worry; even though their recent Booth features As We Enter and Strong Will Continue have caught fire, the tour is just beginning,... Read More

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