Audio: Blink "Animal"

Naija/Chi-town diplomat Blink reveals "Animal", the second single his upcoming American Dreams/African Principles LP. The Kurtis Toledo-produced track features a play on Weezy's "A Milli" statement "what's a goon to a goblin?" — which Blink makes "whats a goon to an African?" The cover art comes from Pieter Hugo's famed hyena photographs. Stream and download "Animal" below!

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DOWNLOAD: Blink "Animal"


MFE Pays Tribute to PRO on The Second Anniversary of The South African Hip-Hop Legend’s Passing

Artists signed to PRO's label MFE commemorate him in new tribute song 'MAWE: VITA24' on the second anniversary of the South African hip-hop pioneer's passing.

One aspect of PRO(Kid)'s legacy that rarely gets mentioned is his label. As head of Money First Entertainment, the label he founded, PRO played roles in the trajectories and craft of artists such as Red Button, Captian_fs, sFs 5 Star and TeePee among others. The former three were official members of MFE with Red Button, PRO's protégé, being the first artist to be signed to the label.

PRO who passed away exactly two years ago today gets a tribute from his label's roster. "MAWE: VITA24" is a remix of an sFs 5 Star song titled "Mawe" that the artist released in February.

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