MTV series celebrates Asian hip-hop talents

The 10-part series is hosted by Singaporean rapper Yung Raja and DJ Kim Lee.
The 10-part series is hosted by Singaporean rapper Yung Raja and DJ Kim Lee.PHOTO: ALL IS AMAZING

The Asian reboot of the iconic TV series YO! MTV Raps will bring together rappers from 11 countries

Picture a room full of rappers from all across Asia - not all of whom speak the same language - finding common ground through their love for hip-hop.

That is the premise of the new Asian edition of television series YO! MTV Raps, which makes its debut on MTV Asia on April 15.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 11, 2019, with the headline 'MTV series celebrates Asian hip-hop talents'. Print Edition | Subscribe