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Audio: CHLLNGR's Title Track "Haven"


We first posted about CHLLNGR, a Copenhagen-based producer signed to our buddies over at Green Owl Records, when he dropped the track “Ask For” featuring Spoek Mathambo, The Very Best’s Mo Laudi, and Blk Jks’ Mpumi Mcata.  The eerie, dubby sounds continue here in this "goosebump-triggering" title track off his new project "Haven," listen below.  Vocal contributions on the album include performances from Coco O. of Quadron and Aku from Dragons of Zynth. Check for the full project which will be in stores July 5th.

[audio:http://www.okayafrica.com/wp-content/uploads/CHLLNGR-Haven1.mp3|titles="Haven" by CHLLNGR]

 

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The Fugees Will Be Playing Live Concerts In Ghana & Nigeria

Ready or not.

The legendary Fugees have announced that they will be reuniting for their first shows in 15 years for a string of concerts across North America, Europe and West Africa.

The reunion tour will be celebrating the anniversary of their classic 1996 album, The Score.

Ms. Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean and Pras Michel will be embarking on a 12-city global tour, which will have them landing in Nigeria and Ghana for a pair of December show dates — we'll have more details on those to come.

The tour starts this week with a 'secret' pop-up show at an undisclosed location in New York City on Wednesday (9/22) in support of Global Citizen Live. The rest of the dates will kick-off in November and see The Fugees playing concerts across Chicago Los Angeles, Atlanta, Oakland, Miami, Newark, Paris, London, and Washington DC, before finishing off in Nigeria and Ghana.

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