Art Melody

Cultures of Resistance Awardee — Burkina Faso
Art Melody is a Burkinabè rapper and farmer who has released seven albums, viewing his attachment to the land as fundamental to his musical perspective. He draws inspiration from his mother’s roots, ’70s Afro-soul music, and New York rappers such as Busta Rhymes and Wu Tang Clan.
He received a Cultures of Resistance Award (CoR Award) and is using the award to support his upcoming new album.
Follow him on Facebook here.
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