Germany drops probe of rappers after they used Holocaust and Auschwitz in lyrics

Europe, Germany, News



Rap lyrics are sometimes controversial: References to sex and violence, along with the fluid use of profanity, offend some. But German rappers Kollegah and Farid Bang took offensive to a level leading to criminal investigation. Ahead of Germany's biggest music awards ceremony in April, the pair were nominated for two awards. But controversy emerged over lyrics from the duo's newest […]

Source : http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/worldviews/wp/2018/06/16/germany-drops-probe-of-rappers-after-they-used-holocaust-and-auschwitz-in-lyrics/
Auteur : Siobhán O'Grady
Date de parution : 16 June 2018 | 10:08 pm