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Ary x Titica x DJ Dias Rodrigues 'Pelo Menos 50'

Angola's Ary has teamed up with kudurista Titica on the DJ Dias Rodrigues-produced 'Pelo Menos 50.'


Angolan semba/kizomba/kilapanga soulstress Ary recently teamed up with frequent collaborator and iconic kudurista Titica once more on the DJ Dias Rodrigues-produced "Pelo Menos 50." The track features on Rogrigues' Picante Vol. 5 compilation. Filmed in Luanda's Bairro Operário, the video features both sharp social commentary as well as a striking visual nod to Angolan dance. Watch this clip of Ary and Titica performing "Pelo Menos 50" live over here and take a look at the Wonder Boyz-directed video below.

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