Filipino rappers - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Filipino rappers


[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Alex Bruce

May 02, 2020 - 5:16 PM

Listen to some hip-hop at home with the teenage rapper

Meet Alex Bruce, the 12-year-old Filipina rapping about empowerment

Jul 26, 2019 - 4:45 PM

The young emcee is already making waves in the local hip-hop scene – and she's not even in her teens

SPITFIRE. Alex Bruce performs at the launch of Sony Music Philippines' new roster of artists. Photo by Trixy Gosadan/Sony Music Philippines

BLKD, Calix raise funds to bring Sandata to the US

Mar 19, 2019 - 7:44 AM

The two rappers are part of ‘Sandata’ – a collective of artists and researchers raising awareness about the effects of the so-called ‘drug war’

COLLECTIVE. Artists and researchers come together to tell the story of the Philippine 'drug war.' Photo from the Sandata Facebook page

The rise and resonance of Ruby Ibarra

Mar 08, 2019 - 3:55 PM

From representing the misrepresented, to smashing the patriarchy, this Filipina-American rapper proves unstoppable