Stories about Music from August, 2017
Even opposition leader Alexey Navalny weighed in, saying despite the profanity, the raps are "100 times more cultural than any comedy show or song contest you see on state television."
The fusion of West African music, Mississippi Delta blues and Caribbean rhythms are what the band Bokanté is all about.
"For the record, the song annoys the crap out of me. But censorship does nothing to help a country progress"
"The country is in big trouble, people are hungry and cold, and there is no economy, no production..."