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A departure from his previous album with jazz infused beats. And yet, it is precisely because of this language offers a site of resistance and reclamation, of rupturing the world, offering new ways of knowing and thinking. Help Center Find new research papers in: Prognosis; Decolonial Poetic Exhale more. In this album Bocafloja experiments with a new sound, utilizing stylized mainstream hip hop beats.

Views Read Edit View history. Prognosis is his second literary project. It is a project that speaks about the invisibility of people of color and the discomfort that individuals cause in certain settings.


Bocafloja is recognized in Mexico as the pioneer of the utilization of hip hop culture as an alternative tool to create awareness, developing a different form for political participation that reaches and is more relevant to marginalized youth. InBocafloja released Jazzyturno.

Retrieved 19 November In groups of young people who were fans of hip hop in Mexico City began to come together at small house parties. The album, which established Bocafloja as a solo artist, represented a radical departure from his previous musical projects in his initial career with its politically infused lyric.

Log In Sign Up. It was the artist’s intent to juxtapose fiercely politically charged lyrics with beats that the hip hop community would deem “commercial. His first tracks were recorded in rudimentary home studios. Bocafloja Poet, Rap artist, scholar, cultural ambassador, and founder of the Quilomboarte collective.


An engaged intellectual with creative answers to the pressing problems of our contemporary world. Retrieved from ” https: Rapperspoken word artistpoetlecturer. Bocafloja, like many other young people in Mexico, was first exposed to hip hop thanks to immigration patterns between the United States and Mexico. Prognosis is unlearning oppression through the body.

Bocafloja performing in New York City, The couple has one child, son Emir Villegas-Garcia born The video “Tiempo” gained popularity with frequent media rotation on various cable and network channels in Mexico. Thus far, the extraordinary music, poetry and rap of Bocafloja has not been available in English.

With many of the tracks the artist recounts his experiences of life in the second largest metropolis in the world and critiques the imaryinacion and religious systems within the country. It was not until years later as Bocafloja passed through a process imarginacionn political awareness, inwhen the content of his lyrics dramatically changed as a natural product of personal transformation.

The album, produced floia grand part by Soulman, contains tracks with a soulful feel.

Darker Shade of Brown: The number of youth that were associated with the hip hop scene during the early s was relatively small, most of them knowing each other personally. Existo’s sound is reminiscent of early s classic hip hop albums with its jazz influenced beats—a trademark of Bocafloja.

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Yes, but it is also the sounds of resistance, the growing reclaiming of humanity, the reassertion of culture as a political weapon. Remember me on this computer. Archived from the original on He has been influenced by Black and Brown ijarginacion struggles throughout history. El Manual de la Otredadthe artist’s fourth full-length album, was released in From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.


Matriz Preludio al Piensoreleased in imarginaacion, was the first album Bocafloja wrote and released after moving to the United States in As a solo artist sincehe released his demo EP album Lengua Insurrecta in Bocafloja’s early rhymes reflected his adolescence and state of maturity, mimicking the excesses of commercialism: For flojs reason he utilizes his musical and literary careers as a manifestation bocw resistance and political participation.

Bocafloja has been connected with several political organizations that support emancipatory and anti-colonial struggles. Modernity and colonial world, the geopolitics of knowledge, border thinking.

Memory and Modernity in Latinamerica. The album is composed of 16 soul and jazz infused beats with profound, insightful, and always critical lyricism. Hip hopspoken wordworld. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Retrieved 25 September Bocafloja lives with his family in New York City.

In Bocafloja began to write his own rhymes but did not imarginacjon recording until The album’s content does not cease to push the envelope with Bocafloja’s politically infused lyric, but “Existo” stands out among previous albums with its sophisticated poetic discourse. Aldo Villegas born 12 Julybetter imaeginacion by his stage name Bocaflojais a rapperpoetspoken word artistand outspoken social communicator from Mexico CityMexico.

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