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London Afrobeat Collective x Captain Planet 'Prime Minister'

Captain Planet turns in a stellar remix of London Afrobeat Collective's single "Prime Minister"


We've been fans of Captain Planet's production works since his 'gumbo funk' vinyl flips, Thomas Mapfuno remixes and other stellar output. This time, Captain Planet sent us over his infectious take on London Afrobeat Collective, a 10-piece ensemble lead by vocalist Funke Adeleke. L.A.C.'s latest single "Prime Minister" injects political commentary over a swaying afrobeat progression. Stream full-length and radio edits of the original and Captain Planet's solid remix below and grab a pre-order of the release on Bandcamp.

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Listen to Tems' New EP 'If Orange Was A Place'

The buzzing Nigerian is also announcing her signing to Since '93/RCA Records and her placement as Apple Music's Up Next artist.

Tems is striking while the iron's hot and sharing her new 5-song EP, If Orange Was A Place.

The new release comes a few days after she dropped its lead single, "Crazy Tings," an addictive and bounce-heavy track produced by Ghanaian beatmaker GuiltyBeatz.

If Orange Was A Place also features a single guest appearance from American singer Brent Faiyaz — who lends his vocals to "Found" — and production from Jonah Christian. It was mixed and mastered by Spax.

The new EP comes alongside the news that Tems has signed to Since '93/RCA Records and been announced as Apple Music's latest Up Next artist.

Tems has been a highly-buzzing name in the last month with her feature on Drake's Certified Lover Boy, in which she appears on the song "Fountains," and for the massive popularity of her single alongside Wizkid, "Essence," which recently got a Justin Bieber remix.

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