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

Download the best tracks and African music videos to comes across our desks this week.


'African Mix' poster by Elise Hannebicque [via ADA]

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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Alsarah & The Nubatones’ East African Retro Pop

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Afrikan Boy x Seye x The Very Best ‘Dear Mama (Going For Gold)’

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Cotonou Recreates Pharrell’s ‘Happy’ Video

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Joey Le Soldat’s Sophomore LP ‘Burkin Bâ’

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DJ UmbFox ‘The Forbidden Tarraxo: Fodencia’ Mixtape

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Wizkid’s Joburg Love Video For ‘On Top Your Matter’

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Kae Sun X 1444 (Nights On The Coast)

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Tunde Olaniran ‘The Highway’

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Laura Mvula 'Yellow (Coldplay Cover) in the Live Lounge'

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Just A Band 'Nairobidhobi's Nervous DJ Set'

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Jeremih 'F— You All The Time' (Banginclude Kizomba Remix)

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Download P-Square’s ‘Taste The Money (Testimony)’

[audio: http://www.okayafrica.com/wp-content/uploads/P-Square-Taste-The-Money-Testimony.mp3|titles=P-Square 'Taste The Money (Testimony)']

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BOJ '#BOTM (BOJ On The Microphone)'

Photo by Meztli Yoalli Rodríguez

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