Baba Brinkman is a New York-based rap artist and playwright. He is best known for his "Rap Guide" series of science-based hip-hop albums and theater shows, now playing off-Broadway.

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A former tree planter from Canada turned rapper and science communicator

Baba Brinkman has toured the world, won multiple awards and enjoyed successful runs at the Edinburgh Fringe and off-Broadway. He has performed live on “The Rachel Maddow Show”, opened for Stephen Hawking, released more than a dozen albums, and done several TEDx talks. His “Rap Guide” series so far includes Evolution, Human Nature, Religion, Medicine, Wilderness, Climate Change, and Consciousness.

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January 21, 2019

Redemption – New Music Video!

View on YouTube | View on Facebook | Download from Bandcamp For those of you who follow my video releases, you will know that I worked with Wesleyan University Environmental…

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December 3, 2018

RAP GUIDE SERIES OPENS OFF-BROADWAY DEC 27

Starting on December 27th 2018 the Soho Playhouse is launching a new off-Broadway encore series featuring three of my Rap Guide shows in rotation for an initial run of nine weeks. Check out…

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November 30, 2018

SEE FROM SPACE – NEW MUSIC VIDEO

My latest music video features a rapping alien assessing the biological diversity on yet another planet, ours. Do we qualify as an “intelligent civilization”? And what evolutionary processes produced the odd technology-using apes…