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Audio: Nazareth & Roulet's Dark Kuduro 'Aegyptus' EP


Young Luandan producer NaZaretH propped into our radar recently for his remix of Batida's "Yumbala."  In Aegyptus, he teams up with Lisbon's Roulet for a joint EP that adds an ominous Western-electronic touch to the relentless percussions of kuduro. A Buraka Som Sistema and Batida enthusiast, NaZaretH "describes that his darker take on the sound resonates with the emotions of the Angolan civil war as much as it does with the rattling bass bins in the club." Stream the 6-song Aegyptus EP below.

AEGYPTUS download link on description xD by Roulet

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South African Rapper 25K Drops 'Pheli Makaveli (Intro)' After Signing With Sony Music

Pretoria rapper 25K has released his highly anticipated single "Pheli Makaveli (Intro)" to launch pre-orders for his upcoming titular debut album Pheli Makaveli.

Pretoria's trap rapper 25K has announced that he is officially signed with Sony Music Entertainment Africa. Following months of teasing fans, 25K has finally delivered "Pheli Makaveli (Intro)", a single off his upcoming debut album Pheli Makaveli. The song is a bass-dropping, energy tripping-single that is expected of an artist who just broke into international markets. Curated by hip-hop artist Zoocci Coke Dope, the Pheli Makaveli album is due to drop at the end of July, following the release of two more singles "Hustler's Prayer" and "Trap Jumpin''.

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