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AFRICA IN YOUR EARBUDS #10: DJ UNDERDOG

Washington, D.C. based spinner DJ Underdog braids the continent together playing through SA House, Soukous, Coupé-Décalé, and Hipflife jams.


DJ Underdog takes the helm for our latest Africa In Your Earbuds installment. The Washington, D.C. based spinner — and designer behind some stellar Earbuds' cover art — braids the continent together playing through SA House, Soukous, Coupé-Décalé, and Hipflife jams.

Stream and snatch Underdog's 57-minute AIYE #10 mixtape below — with cuts from Black Coffee, Culoe De Song, and a track of the year choice DJ Sbu x Zahara collabo. Plus, exclusive drops from our own ?uestlove, Rich Medina and Les Nubians.

AFRICA IN YOUR EARBUDS #10: DJ UNDERDOG by okayafrica

TRACKLIST

1,Okayintro

2. DJ Sbu ft. Zahara - Lengoma

3. Malavi- Sugella

4. Cleo - Facebook

5. Outlaw - Bush Stomp

6. Wbeeza - Candel Groove

7. Yusako - La Da Di (Re-Edit)

8. Black Coffee ft. Zakes Bantwini- Juju (Bekzin Tekzin Remix)

9. Cndo- 6pack

10. Arafat - Move

11. Black Motion - We Have Love

12. Champion - War Dance

13. Blak & Silva — Major

14. V.I.P. — Away

15. Amilo - Karolina

16. Lassan - Echantillon Ya Pamba Ambiance

17. Emmerson- Tutu Party

18. Nico- Nakota Te Kobondela

19,. Exclusif - Sierra Leone No 1

20. Lita Bembo- JUDA

21. Oskido- Bennae Movako (Juju Eedit)

22. Culoe De Song - Bright Forest

Previously on Africa In Your Earbuds: DJ OBAHSABINEBROTHA ONACIDJ AQBTJUST A BANDSTIMULUSQOOL DJ MARVSINKANECHIEF BOIMA.

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