Sound Check: Q & A with Chilean Rapper Anita Tijoux
By Grace Bastidas | 04/07/2010 - 12:30

Although Chilean rapper Anita Tijoux has been rhyming since the mid-90’s, stateside we’ve been missing out. Luckily for us, she’s finally making her U.S. debut! Her upcoming album, 1977 (out April 27; Nacional Records), named for the year of her birth, should bring listeners up to speed on her life story (she was born in France during Pinochet’s dictatorship) and her old-school lyrical style. I had a chance to catch up with Tijoux while she was in town for some shows in NYC and here’s what she had to say:

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