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Audio: Afrobeat-Infused Hip-Hop From FUR

Stream an afrobeat-infused hip-hop concoction from James Blake drummer Ben Assiter's 8-piece outfit.


Percussionist/DJ [and James Blake drummer] Ben Assiter — who turned in a standout Africa In Your Earbuds mixtape a few months ago — sent us this horn-flanked, afrobeat/jazz influenced hip-hop concoction from his 8-piece outfit FUR. "Biannual Coffe Cups" was recorded "all live straight-to-tape" and features serene strings, afrobeat percussion and some reflective rhymes about a love turned sour. Stream "Biannual Coffe Cups" below.

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Watch Davido Perform 'Assurance' & 'Jowo' On Jimmy Kimmel Live

The Nigerian superstar performed for the late night American TV show.

Davido stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live last night to give viewers a lively performance.

Backed by a full band, the Nigerian superstar kicked things off by playing A Good Time single "Assurance," which will reportedly be featured in the Coming 2 America soundtrack. After a quick interlude and set change—a king's throne appeared onstage—Davido and his band went into a medley of "Jowo," his A Better Time single.

Davido's been busy this year as he recently shared the music video for A Better Time's "The Best" alongside Mayorkun, was featured in the remix of Focalistic's "Ke Star," and collaborated with Teni on "For You."

Watch Davido's Jimmy Kimmel live performance of "Assurance" and "Jowo (Medley) below.

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