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Comedy Tragedy History

Alternative title
Freedom Lasso
Synopsis
'Comedy Tragedy History’ is the second release from London hip-hop artist Kingslee ‘Akala’ MacLean Daley’s critically acclaimed second album ‘Freedom Lasso’. Wth this track, Akala pays homage to the literary genius of the Bard, referencing 27 of Shakespeare’s plays over a dirty-electro house sample.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Year of release
2007
Notes
Official website at http://www.akalamusic.com/ (accessed 12/2009)
Subjects
Music
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Rap music; Hip Hop
Related items
Twin B [18/11/2006]

Credits

Cast
Akala 

Production Company

Name

Illa State Records

Email
info@illastate.com
Web
http://www.illastate.com/ External site opens in new window

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
http://www.bl.uk/nsa External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

Distributor (Sale)

 

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