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Audio: Lamin Fofana 'Like White Lightning Up A Black Snake's Ass'

Hear NYC/Sierra Leone experimental producer Lamin Fofana's dystopian electronic single "Like White Lightning Up A Black Snake's Ass."


Sierra Leone-raised, NY-based experimental electronic producer Lamin Fofana is readying Like White Lightning Up A Black Snake's Ass, the third release on his nascent SCI-FI & FANTASY imprint. The single's A-side builds on a constant bass kick/click and interwoven layers of analog synthesizers, which all aid in forming Fofana's unique sonic landscape of a dystopian future. For more from Fofana check out his previously featured Solange remix, collaboration with Old Money, and Africa In Your Earbuds mixtape. Stream the track below and look for "Like White LIghtning Up A Black Snake's Ass"/"%-} (Dizzy)" coming out April 2 from SCI-FI FANTASY.

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MFE Pays Tribute to PRO on The Second Anniversary of The South African Hip-Hop Legend’s Passing

Artists signed to PRO's label MFE commemorate him in new tribute song 'MAWE: VITA24' on the second anniversary of the South African hip-hop pioneer's passing.

One aspect of PRO(Kid)'s legacy that rarely gets mentioned is his label. As head of Money First Entertainment, the label he founded, PRO played roles in the trajectories and craft of artists such as Red Button, Captian_fs, sFs 5 Star and TeePee among others. The former three were official members of MFE with Red Button, PRO's protégé, being the first artist to be signed to the label.

PRO who passed away exactly two years ago today gets a tribute from his label's roster. "MAWE: VITA24" is a remix of an sFs 5 Star song titled "Mawe" that the artist released in February.

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