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

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


Photograph by Viviane Sassen [via Xango Republic]

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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Spoek Mathambo’s South African Rap Mix

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Okay Acoustic: Kae Sun ‘Ship And The Globe’

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Shangaan Electro Mastermind Nozinja Makes His Warp Records Debut With ‘Tsekeleke’

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AFRICA IN YOUR EARBUDS #51: ZACH COWIE

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Ethiopian Beatmaker Mikael Seifu’s ‘Yarada Lij’

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Tinariwen’s Rorschach Video For ‘Chaghaybou’

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DJ Center's 'Dem Say Ah' f/ Akoya Afrobeat

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BLK JKS’ Never-Before-Heard ‘Nare’

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Watch Burna Boy x D’banj’s Biker Video For ‘Won Da Mo’

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M.anifest & A.B. Crentsil Team Up On ‘Ye Wo Adze Oye (Refix)’

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Kahli Abdu x Make/Believe ‘Forever & Ever’

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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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