On 11 September 2016, UK-Iraqi rapper Lowkey dedicated his show to the victims of the 1973 Chilean coup.
A short video of an interview with UK/Iraqi rapper Lowkey, co-produced by Alborada Films and teleSUR English. Lowkey was speaking to Alborada/Alborada Films’ Pablo Navarrete at his London concert on Sunday 11 September 2016, which he dedicated to the victims of the 11 September 1973 US-government funded military coup against the government of Salvador Allende.
Lowkey wore an Alborada T-shirt with an image of Salvador Allende and a quote from his last speech (on the day of the coup), where he proclaimed:
“History is ours and it is made by the people.”
Interview filmed by Teilo Vellacott (Studio 5a) for Alborada Films.
The interview was originally posted here:
The song used in the video is ‘Ahmed’ by Lowkey https://youtu.be/FNqum-_5RhY
Song produced by Agent of Change/Music video directed by GlobalFaction.
Lowkey is touring the UK throughout September 2017 and will perform in London on Thursday 28 September – more info here:
Lowkey appears in the Alborada Films documentary Hip Hop Revolucion (Documentary), filmed in Venezuela in 2011.
Watch the film’s trailer here: https://www.facebook.com/alboradafilms/videos/1164935533545211/
See also, the article: British Rapper Lowkey Dedicates Show to Chile’s 9/11 Victims (teleSUR English)
Watch the video on Alborada’s YouTube channel here: https://youtu.be/02FWh1uV2d8 ++ on Alborada’s Vimeo channel here: https://vimeo.com/233334696