• Categories: Musicians
  • Gender: Male
  • Birth Country: Sudan
  • Date of Birth: May 10
Emmanuel Jal
Emmanuel Jal is a South Sudanese musician and political activist who was smuggled into Kenya while he was still young to escape Second Sudanese Civil War. Jal eventually stumbled upon Hip-Hop and discovered the genre harbored incredible power, both spiritual and political. He went on to produce his first album, "Gua," a mix of rap in Arabic, English, Swahili, Dinka and Nuer. The title track, also called "Gua," was a number one hit in Kenya and featured on "The Rough Guide to the Music of Sudan and Help: A Day in the Life," bringing together some of Britain's best known on a CD in aid of children in conflict zones and was produced by War Child. His unique brand of Hip-Hop, layered with African beats, has led him to be considered one of the rising stars in the world music scene.

Music

 Emmanuel Jal
Yei 2014,September
 Emmanuel Jal
WarChild 2008,April
 Emmanuel Jal
Scars 2015,November
 Emmanuel Jal
We Want Peace 2010,December
 Emmanuel Jal
My Power 2014,September

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