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Ghanaian Model Adwoa Aboah Stars In 'Hot Love'

We Are Shining releases "Hot Love" music video featuring Ghanaian model Adwoa Aboah.


Who better to represent the unique sounds of London duo Acyde and Morgan Zarate than model Adwoa Aboah? Raw and unrestrained, Aboah is without any inhibition in the video We Are Shining's latest single "Hot Love." Sporting cuffed straight-legged denim trousers, an oversized button down and an overcoat, Aboah completes her nonchalant menswear-inspired look with a red bandana and electric blue mascara.

Though a model, Aboah is no stranger to the art of film. Boasting a degree in Theatre Studies from Brunel University, the model/actress attributes the learned importance of "behaving not acting" to her role in the independent film to.get.her which premiered at Sundance in 2011. As the fashion world moves increasingly into film, the art of visually embodying a character becomes more dynamic. Needless to say, Aboah's versatility in both genres of the visual art world makes her the perfect "Hot Love" muse.

Directed by French Filmaker, Simon Cahn, the music video takes place in a late night North East London corner store. A mix of afro, blues and gospel, "Hot Love," as well as its cast, epitomizes that gritty side of rock 'n roll. The single releases September 8 on Marathon Artists. Take a look at the video below.

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The Fugees Will Be Playing Live Concerts In Ghana & Nigeria

Ready or not.

The legendary Fugees have announced that they will be reuniting for their first shows in 15 years for a string of concerts across North America, Europe and West Africa.

The reunion tour will be celebrating the anniversary of their classic 1996 album, The Score.

Ms. Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean and Pras Michel will be embarking on a 12-city global tour, which will have them landing in Nigeria and Ghana for a pair of December show dates — we'll have more details on those to come.

The tour starts this week with a 'secret' pop-up show at an undisclosed location in New York City on Wednesday (9/22) in support of Global Citizen Live. The rest of the dates will kick-off in November and see The Fugees playing concerts across Chicago Los Angeles, Atlanta, Oakland, Miami, Newark, Paris, London, and Washington DC, before finishing off in Nigeria and Ghana.

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