Thursday, August 25, 2011

K'naan in Somalia..| Returning to Light.

Poet, rapper and songwriter K’naan has returned to Somalia for the first time since he fled his native land with his family in 1991.

Traveling with Sol Guy, his business partner and manager (and National Geographic Emerging Explorer), his mission is to help raise awareness (and relief funding) for millions of starving people. “A life no less valuable than yours and mine. And without any dramatization, without sounding a single bell, we are now at risk of losing 12 million of those ones. In that thought alone, it is remarkable that the world does not come to a halt,” K’naan and Sol said in a statement before their departure for Africa.

Read the Full Article & see all the pix (Taken By Nabil Elderkin) here

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