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Audio: Blitz the Ambassador "Dear Africa" feat. Les Nubians

Listen to Blitz The Ambassador "Dear Africa" featuring Les Nubians.

By now, most of you have heard of Blitz the Ambassador, the pioneering Ghanaian rapper who lives in Brooklyn and performs all over the world. He and his band, the mighty Embassy Ensemble, create a very unique blend of hip-hop mixed with some traditional African sounds. His second album, Native Sun, drops on May 3rd in the U.S., and will be accompanied by a film titled Native Sun as well. More about the film later, but for now check out "Dear Africa" featuring Les Nubians, the first single off of this project. Grab a free download of the track from ONErpm here .


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Listen to Femi Kuti's New Song 'As We Struggle Everyday'

Femi explains: "'As We Struggle Everyday' is about how hard people work everyday to make ends meet and still go to vote corrupt politicians into power who are meant to be in jail."

Femi Kuti shares his new single, "As We Struggle Everyday," the latest drop from the upcoming double album Legacy +, a joint endeavor with his son Made Kuti.

"As We Struggle Everyday" is a politically-charged afrobeat tune about people having the voting power to hold their 'leaders' accountable, but often failing to do so. Throughout the song, Femi sings "As we struggle everyday We try to find a better way See these leaders wey suppose jail Na him my people dem dey hail."

Femi explains: "'As We Struggle Everyday' is about how hard people work everyday to make ends meet and still go to vote corrupt politicians into power who are meant to be in jail."

Legacy +, which is due out February 5 from Partisan Records, includes a full album by Femi titled Stop The Hate and an album by his son, Made, titled For(e)ward. The pair have previously shared the singles "Pà Pá Pà" and "Your Enemy" off the upcoming release.

Listen to Femi Kuti's "As We Struggle Everyday" below.

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