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Young Fathers 'Mr. Martyr'

African hip-hop from Young Fathers in their new single "Mr. Martyr"


"Mr. Martyr" is the latest single off Young Fathers' upcoming TAPE TWO. On this follow-up to lead track "I Heard" the Scottish/Nigerian/Liberian trio make their inner demons a recipe for epic. Mind-running percussion and a gut-located soul turn YF's latest into a spell for possessed ears. Stream "Mr. Martyr" below and  pre-order TAPE TWO, out June 11th via Anticon. For more from YF check out their Africa In Your Earbuds mixtape they recently made for us.

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