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Jesse Boykins III x MeLo-X 'Zulu Guru' [Short Film]

Video shot in Equatorial Guinea and Johannesburg for Zulu Guru.


Zulu Guru is the collaborative full-length work of soulful all over the globe singer/songwriter Jesse Boykins III and remix-acclaimed emcee MeLo-X. For months on sweet-hitting months Okayplayer had the Brooklyn duo's experimental soundscapes on repeat. Now after traveling throughout the source of the album's inspiration, the pair released a short film capturing their moments spent in Africa. Watch the visually stunning video shot in Equatorial Guinea and Joburg below. Zulu Guru is out now on Ninja Tune.

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AKA's Music Career Faces A Crisis Amidst Investigations Around Anele Tembe's Death

South African rapper AKA announced a cessation of all activities with Cruz Vodka. This, following the abuse allegations that have emerged during the investigations of his fiancée Anele Tembe's death.

South African rapper AKA, real name Kiernan Forbes, is reportedly in the process of brand evaluation. This, after the rapper publicly announced a temporary break regarding promotions with the New York-based vodka company, Cruz Vodka. The statement coincides with the ongoing investigations surrounding Anele Tembe's death, and a widely circulated video showing AKA allegedly attempting to break down a door to enter his fiancé's room.

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