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Audio: D'banj 'Oliver Twist' (Don Jazzy Remix)


Here's a peculiar pairing after the well-publicized split of Mo' Hits Records' main-men D'banj and Don Jazzy, which saw the Koko Master release the official clip for "Oliver Twist" without his longtime partner. In this newly surfaced track Don Jazzy tackles the massive Naija hit, adding waves of layered house synths and looped chorus vocals to ready the tune for the warehouse club. Our guess is this track was waiting in the vaults long before the feud. The "Oliver Twist" single is available now, featuring remixes by Sneakbo and others, but notable not this Don Jazzy rework. Listen to "Oliver Twist (Don Jazzy Remix)" below:

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>>>Stream: D'banj "Oliver Twist" (Don Jazzy Remix)

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9 Black Electronic Musicians You Should Be Listening To

Featuring DJ Lag, Spellling, Nozinja, Klein, LSDXOXO and more.

We know that Black queer DJs from the Midwest are behind the creation of house and dance music. Yet, a look at the current electronic scene will find it terribly whitewashed and gentrified, with the current prominent acts spinning tracks sung by unnamed soulful singers from time to time. Like many art forms created by Black people all over the world, the industry hasn't paid homage to its pioneers, despite the obvious influence they have. Thankfully, the independent music scene is thriving with many Black acts inspired by their forefathers and mothers who are here to revolutionize electronic music. Here are a list of the ones you should check out:

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