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And nuclear toxic waste is illegally being dumped on our shores. More Beautiful Than Silence K’Naan has expressed similar opinions elsewhere.

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Thank You for Your Contribution! Find out what’s happening in the world as it unfolds. K’naan first spent some time in New York before relocating to Toronto. Retrieved 10 June Story highlights K’naan is a rap star who’s achieved fame around the world with his Africa-influenced knaan somalia He escaped war-torn Somalia as a teenager to eventually settle in Canada K’naan, whose name means ‘traveler’ learned English by listening to rap records His song knaaj Flag” was chosen as the official anthem for the FIFA World Cup.

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They stayed in New York for half a year before relocating knaan somalia TorontoOntario, Canada, where K’naan’s dad had settled. Passionate about the country he was born, K’naan says Somalia is a country with an incredible amount of potential.

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These incidents and the general escalation in violence prompted his mother to seek a visa so that the family could join his father in New York. Jim Welte has said K’naan has “a sound that fuses Bob Marley, conscious American hip-hop, onaan brilliant protest poetry. The Video News Portal.

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