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Video: BIG FKN GUN Tour Diary + Jumping Back Slash Remix

South Africa's electro/hip-hop group BIG FKN GUN release the first installment of their video tour diary for their 'Pop Models' EP.


South African electro/hip-hop crew BIG FKN GUN has just released the visuals to the first episode of their tour for the Pop Models EP that dropped last year. The first stop on the tour was the band's hometown of Durban, and their city definitely came out in full force to represent from the looks of things. Fellow SA'er Jumping Back Slash — who recently dropped a superb EP reworking Brandy & Monica's 1998 smash "The Boy Is Mine" (cue swooning from your middle-school self) —  also remixed BIG FKN GUN's "R!ot" off the EP. Check out the recap video + remix below and be on the lookout for new episodes from the Pop Models tour.

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Listen to Femi Kuti's New Song 'As We Struggle Everyday'

Femi explains: "'As We Struggle Everyday' is about how hard people work everyday to make ends meet and still go to vote corrupt politicians into power who are meant to be in jail."

Femi Kuti shares his new single, "As We Struggle Everyday," the latest drop from the upcoming double album Legacy +, a joint endeavor with his son Made Kuti.

"As We Struggle Everyday" is a politically-charged afrobeat tune about people having the voting power to hold their 'leaders' accountable, but often failing to do so. Throughout the song, Femi sings "As we struggle everyday We try to find a better way See these leaders wey suppose jail Na him my people dem dey hail."

Femi explains: "'As We Struggle Everyday' is about how hard people work everyday to make ends meet and still go to vote corrupt politicians into power who are meant to be in jail."

Legacy +, which is due out February 5 from Partisan Records, includes a full album by Femi titled Stop The Hate and an album by his son, Made, titled For(e)ward. The pair have previously shared the singles "Pà Pá Pà" and "Your Enemy" off the upcoming release.

Listen to Femi Kuti's "As We Struggle Everyday" below.

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