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Weekend Burners: Best Tracks of the Week

Heat the best African music and African hip-hop tracks released this week.


We realize our site cycles through an, at times, overwhelming number of videos, tracks, remixes and mixtapes from a deluge of African/diaspora artists that not everyone is familiar with — in fact, we've gotten a large amount of reader feedback stating so. With Weekend Burners we aim to address that by highlighting our choices of the best music content that made it on the blog throughout the week. Get 'em below straight from the Okayafrica bunker:

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Endeguena Mulu’s Ethiopian Dubstep/Bass

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The GTW x Tink ‘When I’m Lit’ (Rework)

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Sarkodie ‘Lies’ ft. Lil Shaker

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Olugbenga ‘Hafiza [INNOCENCE]

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Pharoahe Monch’s “Haile Selassie Karate” In South Africa

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Meye Mind ‘Bitch’ (Spoek Mathambo x Blak Belt Jones Remix)

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'What A Life' mixtape album cover

Sho Madjozi Shares Tracklist from New Mixtape 'What A Life'

Sho Madjozi has shared the tracklist for her highly-anticipated new mixtape 'What A Life'. Manu WorldStar, Makhadzi, Thomas Chauke, Russian Army, DJ Mfundhisi and more feature on the upcoming project.

Sho Madjozi has shared the official tracklist for her new mixtape What A Life ahead of its official release this Friday. The AFRIMMA award-winning rapper revealed she has some fire collaborations with several music heavyweights on What A Life. Manu WorldStar, Makhadzi, Thomas Chauke, Russian Army, DJ Mfundhisi and Sunglen Chabalala feature on the nine-track mixtape. Sho Madjozi recently took to Twitter to share the colourful mixtape album cover and tracklist.
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