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Old Money 'Doctor Doctor' [Download]

New African hip-hop. 'Doctor Doctor, from Old Money's forthcoming Fire in the Dark mixtape.


Fire in the Dark, the forthcoming mixtape from New York-based duo Old Money is due to drop May 28 on DJ/Rupture and Matt Shadetek’s Dutty Artz imprint. Today Brooklyn's Ahmad Julian and Andre Oswald treated listeners to another taste of the Jamaican/Guyanese influence from their upcoming tape. On "Doctor Doctor" the two beatmakers/producers cure dancefloors with their futuristic vision of global bass. Download it and watch the trailer for Fire in the Dark below.

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