How Graffiti Brings Hip-Hop to Life on Walls Around the World

MCs, DJs, and B-boys depicted in street art.

Many graffiti artists have powerful bonds with hip-hop culture. The walls they paint depict MCs, DJs, and B-boys. In fact, the musical genre has inspired artists all around the world — you can find these hip-hop “characters” splashed across walls from South America to Central Europe. Here are some of our favourite pieces from around the globe.

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Carlos Munyoz in Spain

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Graphis in Brazil

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Bom’K in the Uk

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Drew in Spain

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Zedz in Holland

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Unknown artists in Spain

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Seiko in Spain

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Cheo in the UK

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Can2 in Brazil

Article by James Buxton.

For more street art, visit globalstreetart.com

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