Anti-Junta Rappers Awarded Creative Dissent Prize

by sweet3mango 0

BANGKOK — An international civil rights group has awarded a creativity award to the artists behind a viral rap video lambasting Thailand’s junta and justice system.

Rap Against Dictatorship, which was threatened with legal action for their 2018 hit ‘My Country’s Got’, has been named this year’s winner of the Václav Havel Prize for Creative Dissent, according to the band’s official page.

Anti-Junta Rappers Awarded Creative Dissent Prize

BANGKOK – An international civil rights group has awarded a creativity award to the artists behind a viral rap video lambasting Thailand’s junta and justice system. Rap Against Dictatorship, which was threatened with legal action for their 2018 hit ‘My Country’s Got’, has been named this year’s winner of the Václav Havel Prize for Creative Dissent, according to the band’s official page.