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Ottawa Rapper Eddie Quotez discusses making anime rap and people trying to capitalize off the culture

The term ‘Otaku Rap’ is being used to describe this burgeoning genre of anime influenced hip hop music. In Japan, the word Otaku references someone with a specific interest. A hip hop Otaku would roughly translate into ‘hip hop nerd’ and have pejorative implications. In North America, the word has taken on a different…

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