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Dex Kwasi & Wanlov's 'Africa (Trappin)'

Ghanaian rapper Dex Kwasi drops the visuals for "Africa (Trappin')," his tongue-in-cheek banger with FOKN Bois' Wanlov.


Fresh off the release of his debut LP, A.$.S: African Sex Symbol, Ghanaian rapper Dex Kwasi wastes no time in delivering a video for "Africa (Trappin')." Repping Ghana via Oklahoma City, the L.A.-based emcee enlists the help of his homies the FOKN Bois as M3NSA opens the video with a stripped down snippet of "One Day," a smoother cut off Kwasi's A.$.S record. Wanlov meanwhile, who contributes a stellar verse, pulls double duty as video director. Foregoing the ubiquitous crew shots and material excess present in most trap music videos, Dex Kwasi's posse consists of unbothered street vendors, kids and "a white bitch from South Africa" while a quick cameo from Sister Debbie rounds out the tongue-in-cheek video. Watch Dex Kwasi and the Kubolor Christ hit the streets of Accra in the video for the Loud Noyz produced banger below.

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B3nchMarQ and the Art of Making Something From Nothing

B3nchMarQ's EP consists of great songs that don't require much from the listener—but it bangs.

There's nothing groundbreaking about South African rap duo B3nchMarQ's debut release ASPEN EP. But one indisputable fact is that it bangs.

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Nasty C and French Montana Hit the Club In the Video for ‘Allow’

Watch the video to Nasty C and French Montana's new collaboration.

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Let Jojo Abot's New Afrofuturistic Video Hypnotize You

The Ghanaian artist releases the new video for "Nye VeVe SeSe," an entirely iPhone-recorded track.

Jojo Abot is rounding out a strong year which has seen her tour South Africa, release the NGIWUNKULUNKULU EP and work with institutions like the New Museum, Red Bull Sound Select and MoMA on her art and performances.

Jojo is now sharing her latest music video for "Nye VeVe SeSe," a song featured on her iPhone-only production project, Diary Of A Traveler.

"Nye Veve Sese is an invitation to let go of the burden of pain and suffering that keeps us from becoming our best and greatest selves," a statement from Jojo's team reads. "Asking the question of why pain is pleasurable to both the one in pain and the source of the pain. Often time the two being one and the same."

Watch her new "meditative piece," which was shot in Bedstuy, Brooklyn, below.

Jojo Abot will be playing her final US show of the year in New York City alongside Oshun on October 26 at Nublu 151. Grab your tickets here.

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