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Watch AliThatDude & Hunter Rose's Heartwarming New Music Video

Watch the music video for the first single from AliThatDue's new EP, "Burgundy (Cognac)."

Cape Town-based Namibian artist AliThatDude released a beautiful R&B EP, Mood Ring, last week that you should really listen to.

He just followed the release up with a music video for one of the songs on the project, "Burgundy (Cognac)," which features Cape Town-based singer Hunter Rose.


"Burgundy (Cognac)" is a beautiful R&B duet and has a fitting video, which is minimalist in nature, but still manages to convey the song's emotion.

Watch the video for "Burgundy (Cognac)", directed by Motion Billy, below.

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