Tag: TED

Emmanuel Jal: The music of a war child

http://ted.com/talks/view/id/615

For five years, young Emmanuel Jal fought as a child soldier in the Sudan. Rescued by an aid worker, he’s become an international hip-hop star and an activist for kids in war zones. In words and lyrics, he tells the story of his amazing life.

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The LXD: In the Internet age, dance evolves…

http://ted.com/talks/view/id/786

The LXD (the Legion of Extraordinary Dancers) electrify the TED2010 stage with an emerging global street-dance culture, revved up by the Internet. In a preview of Jon Chu’s upcoming Web series, this astonishing troupe show off their superpowers.

Homepage: thelxd.com