a type of african township in where vast amounts of beat boxing occours. a tenyssa is similar to a 311 district but not the same. some would say that what is now known as "gangster rap" originated in a tenyssa or a quasi-tenyssa village. such proccolimations have never been proven, however.
man that new cd's got some shit straight outa a sub-saharan tenyssa.
by Grant Nix August 24, 2006