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Audio: Ask For (Africa remix feat. Spoek Mathambo, Mpumi, & Mo Laudi)


South Africa twists Danish with this remix of Chllngr's first single "Ask For" from Okayafrica regulars Spoek Mathambo, The Very Best's Mo Laudi, and Blk Jks' Mpumi Mcata who each drop verses on this eerie, dubby track. Download it for free below, and after the jump check out the video from the original track.

Ask For (Africa remix feat Spoek Mathambo Mpumi Mo Laudi) (PRECISE MASTER) by okayafrica

 

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Photo by Meztli Yoalli Rodríguez

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