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First female rapper debuts in Afghanistan

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — “Listen to my story! Listen to my pain and suffering!” Afghanistan's first female rapper Sosan Firooz pleads into her microphone.

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With her first rap song, the outspoken 23-year-old singer is making history in her homeland where society frowns on women who take the stage. She is already shunned by some of her relatives.

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