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D'banj 'Don't Tell Me Nonsense' + 'Blame It On The Money' ft. Big Sean & Snoop Lion

Watch D'banjs "Don't Tell Me Nonsense" music video off his upcoming joint album, plus collaboration with Big Sean and Snoop Lion for "Blame It On The Money"


D'banj just dropped the music video for his latest single "Don't Tell Me Nonsense," which we previously heard a few months ago amidst previews off the his upcoming D’Kings Men album alongside KaySwitch and Jsol. The clip is a high-octane affair featuring helicopters, smoke bombs and an army of dancers to compliment the single's military beat. Watch the Lagos-shot video for D'banj's "Don't Tell Me Nonsense," directed by Matt Max, below.

UPDATE: D'banj has also just released another track off D'Kings Men with GOOD Music rapper Big Sean and Snoop Lion [b.k.a. Dogg]. Stream and download the big name collaboration "Blame It On The Money."

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>>>Download: D'banj x Big Sean x Snoop Lion 'Blame It On The Money'

"SA Rappers Out Here Killing Y'all," M.I Abaga On Nigerian Rappers

M.I has fueled a debate about the state Nigerian hip-hop with his latest song, "You Rappers Should Fix Up Your Life."

Nigerian star M.I Abaga is back with a punch and taking aim at all of his fellow Nigerian rappers.

The track—which sees M.I. drop lines like "none of you rappers is real enough... that's why these fans are not feeling ya'll," "SA rappers out here killing ya,ll," and "rappers are singing now just to get popular, yuck"—has sparked a debate across social media on the current state of Nigerian hip-hop.

There's been some calling out M.I for not supporting young Nigerian rappers like big rappers do in South Africa. These years have seen the likes of Cassper Nyovest and other big SA stars supporting younger talent.

Others, however, have taken up the challenge and started responding to M.I's track over the "Fix Up Your Life" instrumental. M.I's been retweeting the responses and, in a way, the track's been getting a lot of the young rappers M.I calls out some more attention.

M.I and his label Chocolate City have also been in the news lately over suing Nas for not delivering a good verse.

What do you think? Is Nigerian hip-hop in decline?

See some choice tweets below.

Video: Looking at the Roots of IsiPantsula Culture Through Some of Its Leading Voices

This new video shows us why South African Pantsula is much more than just a dance move.

Pantsula is more than just a dance, it's a cultural movement and it's being revived through enthusiastic South African youth.

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In Photos: Migos' Culture Tour in Johannesburg

ATL trio Migos' Culture Tour had two South African stops–in Durban on Friday and Johannesburg on Saturday.

We attended the Joburg leg of the tour, and the group didn't disappoint, although the event itself was unacceptably disorganized. South African rappers Riky Rick and Nasty C gave great performances, especially the latter.

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