Modern music was banned in Afghanistan under Taliban rule. Now one young man donning baseball cap and shades is introducing hip hop to the people and winning fans with a message of national pride and peace.

DJ Besho answers reporters’ questions in English. "My message is peace, a fight against drugs,  against the people that do not try to learn something for this country, to love this country, to do something for this country. The BBC-TV has a video. Here’s a little more on him at the HipHopMusic blog.