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Premiere: Just A Band 'Dunia Ina Mambo' ft. Octopizzo and Stan

Watch Kenyan music's futuristic-pop group Just A Band's spoof video for "Dunia Ina Mambo"


Kenyan futuristic-pop ensemble Just A Band drop the visuals for "Dunia Ina Mambo," a track off last year's standout full-length Sorry For The Delay. In typical Just A Band tongue-in-cheek fashion, the video is supposed to be an "old copy of a pilot that was created and shot for [Kenyan broadcasting company] Voice of Kenya in the 1980s, but faced stiff competition, and ultimately lost its spot, to the much more famous show named Tahamaki." Tahamaki was a 90s cop TV show in Kenya whose theme song "Dunia" is covered by JAB in this single. For more from JAB, check out their recent Player Xchange track with Go Dreamer. Watch the video for "Dunia Ina Mambo," featuring Octopizzo and Stan 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.

South African rapper Nasty C just released the visuals to "Allow," his collaboration with French Montana. The song is featured on Bad Hair Extensions, the re-release of Bad Hair, the Durban-born rapper's debut album.

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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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