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

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


Photograph by Kadara Enyeasi [via Yagazie]

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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Sango’s ‘Da Rocinha 2′ Takes Baile Funk Into Hip-Hop Territory

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Clap! Clap! ‘Tamboucanda’ EP

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E.L. 'Ayayaa'

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Cameroonian MC Sadrak Nods To Yaounde On ‘Le Gars de Yaoundé’

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AKUA x Yours Truly ‘All Of Lust’

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Kae Sun ‘Stillness (Live Version)’

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Cameroon’s Remake Of Pharrell’s ‘Happy’ Video

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Diamond Bass’ Kuduro-Influenced ‘BOMBOM’

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Cape Town Beatmaker Cutting Gems Debut EP From naasMUSIC

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The Fugees Will Be Playing Live Concerts In Ghana & Nigeria

Ready or not.

The legendary Fugees have announced that they will be reuniting for their first shows in 15 years for a string of concerts across North America, Europe and West Africa.

The reunion tour will be celebrating the anniversary of their classic 1996 album, The Score.

Ms. Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean and Pras Michel will be embarking on a 12-city global tour, which will have them landing in Nigeria and Ghana for a pair of December show dates — we'll have more details on those to come.

The tour starts this week with a 'secret' pop-up show at an undisclosed location in New York City on Wednesday (9/22) in support of Global Citizen Live. The rest of the dates will kick-off in November and see The Fugees playing concerts across Chicago Los Angeles, Atlanta, Oakland, Miami, Newark, Paris, London, and Washington DC, before finishing off in Nigeria and Ghana.

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