Meet ISPA's 2015 Global Fellowship Program participant Amadou Fall BA!
Senegal Founder, AFRICULTURBAN
Ba Amadou is a young Senegalese who were born in 1981. In 2006 he founded with friends the largest association Hip Hop in Senegal Africulturban Hip Hop that has more than 1250 members with Matador (Hip Hop Artist) as president.
Africulturban in six years of existence becomes one of the largest organizations in the African Hip Hop scene by organizing cultural projects. Amadou Fall BA is in charge of organizing the Festa2H (International Festival of Hip Hop and urban culture) which is in its 9Th edition. Today he is a director of Hip Hop Akademy (Hip Hop training center of Africulturban). Licensed in Management organizations Amadou Fall BA followed higher education courses in cultural management in Germany and in Bem (Dakar), British Council and has hosted conferences in Brazil in Mauritania on the issue of urban cultures.In 2010 he was appointed national commissioner in charge of urban cultures in the festival Fesman organized by the State of Senegal and national commissioner in charge of urban cultures in the project Tandem Dakar Paris 2013 .Since 2012 Amadou runs a young music company called King Booking Management (dedicated to Fair Music ) which he produced 4 albums in two years .Since march 2014 he is special adviser in Hip Hop and urban cultures for the Mayor of Dakar City .