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Oki girls rockin’ flip-flops March 18, 2010

Posted by Elisa Hough in Music.
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The Okinawa hip-hop scene appears to be alive and well, and at the center of it seems to be this group Planet Oki. A crew of MCs, DJs, dancers and graffiti artists, their mission is to share the spirit of Okinawa through hip-hop. I found them while doing MySpace research about coming here, and I dug ’em right away.

Some of them are based in New York now, but this guy Maikeru-X is still just up the road from us. Check out his song “Oki Girls.”

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1. First Lady of Neo Soul in Okinawa « oki yo! - April 20, 2010

[…] photo above was taken by my new friend Nathan Fisher, who also happens to be part of the Planet Oki […]


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