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Born Allan Hope
1952 (age 68–69)
Rae Town, Kingston, Jamaica
Pen name Mutabaruka
Occupation Poet, songwriter, musician, educator, radio talk-show host
Period Early 1970s–present

Allan Hope (born 1952), better known as Mutabaruka, is a Jamaican Rastafari dub poet, musician, actor, educator, and talk-show host, who developed two of Jamaica's most popular radio programmes, The Cutting Edge and Steppin' Razor. His name comes from the Rwandan language and translates as "one who is always victorious". His themes include politics, culture, Black liberation, social oppression, discrimination, poverty, racism, sexism, and religion.

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