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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.


Image: The Ninevites by photographer Kent Andreasen [via African Digital Art]

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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Shabazz Palaces Return With ‘Lese Majesty’ LP + Stream ‘They Come In Gold’

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Major League Djz ‘The Bizness’ With Cassper Nyovest, Siya Shezi & Riky Rick

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Cameroonian Rapper Jovi’s ‘CA$H’

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Subterranean Wavelength: The Key Players In Joburg’s Beat Scene

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Afro-Brazil 2014: Pearls Negras’ War Cry ‘Guerreira’

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DJ Xpect 'Ignition 2 Reloaded: Kuduro Edition

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Spoek Mathambo’s ‘Future Sound Of Mzansi’ Mixtape

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P-Square’s ‘Taste The Money (Testimony)’ House Party Video

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Bombino 'Tenere' Gondola Sessions

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