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Weekend Burners: The Best Tracks & Music Videos Of The Week

Download the best tracks and African music videos that came across our desks this week.


Wayne Hodge, Android/Negroid #12

In Weekend Burners we highlight our choices of the best African music tracks, videos, and mixes that came across our desks throughout the week. Stream & download them below, straight from the Okayafrica bunker, and click on the track titles for more info:

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Young Fathers ‘DEAD’ LP Stream + ‘GET UP’

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Burna Boy ‘Na So E Suppose Be’

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Nine Female Artists From Egypt, Tunisia, And Libya Record ‘Sawtuha’

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Blitz The Ambassador ‘Success’

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Tunde Olaniran ‘Brown Boy’ Remix EP

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William Onyeabor x Central Park Roller Dancers ‘Fantastic Man’

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Quantic x Pongolove ‘Duvidó’

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Bert On Beats 'Arriba'

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DJ Aries 'Afrotastic Vibes'

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Starboy x Wizkid x Shaydee 'Number One Lover'

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News Brief
(Photo by Amy Sussman/Getty Images for Warner Music)

Burna Boy Set to Perform at the Grammys 2021 Premiere Ceremony

The Nigerian star is nominated in the Best Global Music category.

The African giant Burna Boy will perform at the 2021 Grammy pre-show which will be livestreamed on GRAMMY.com at 3 p.m. EST on March 14.

The premiere ceremony will be hosted by Jhene Aiko. It will kick off with an ensemble of previous Grammy nominees including Gregory Porter, Afro-Peruvian Jazz Orchestra, Regina Carter, and Kamasi Washington performing "Mercy, Mercy Me (The Ecology)" in tribute to the late legend Marvin Gaye.

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