During the second half of this interview, Emma Benack asks ethnomusicologist Dr. Meredith Schweig about common themes in early Taiwanese rap that reflected the younger generation's struggles. Dr. Schweig also analyzes how rap music has been used to draw young people's attention to political issues.
The evolution of Taiwanese rap
- 11 January, 2023
Taiwanese rapper Dwagie performing in 2022. (Photo: CNA)