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, playing off-Broadway throughout 2019.

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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, Consciousness, and the latest: Rap Guide to Culture.

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From The Blog

Blog
September 14, 2019

Making History off-Broadway

Making History off-Broadway For the first time ever, I will be performing an off-Broadway production that consists of five (5!) different shows in rotation. In fact, I’m pretty sure I…

Blog
April 5, 2019

Freedom Ain’t Free Lyric Video

I recently heard Mayor Pete Buttigieg on the Pod Save America podcast arguing that Democrats should reclaim the word “freedom” because of the freedoms afforded by government support, civil rights,…

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March 12, 2019

Feelings for Reasons

Show-Score.com is often described as the Rotten Tomatoes of New York Theater, and when they recently published their “Trending Shows off-Broadway List” I was proud to see three of the…