Audio: Nola Darling "STFU (Start The Riot)"

These two vibrant faces are Nola Darling, a duo currently working on their upcoming album, A Rude Gal’s Guide To… with hip-hop producer/artist Kwamé, who has worked with the likes of Mary J. Blige, Christina Aguilera, Missy Elliot and many more. Their latest track, "STFU (Start The Riot),"  highlights the ladies' island flava, showcasing classic African dance styles backed with afrobeat drums and dubstep electrified synths. Wine ya hips gals!

This teaser is a reflection of their album - an audible blend of Haitian folkloric rhythms, reggae, house and more. Look for the EP dropping August 8th.



Photo by Sabelo Mkhabela.

Cassper Nyovest’s 20 Best Songs Ranked

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Cassper Nyovest recently released his fifth studio album, A.M.N. (Any Minute Now). Announced in June 2020, he revealed that the title of the album refers to the impending birth of his son at the time, whom he said would be born "any minute now". His son was eventually born on September 13, two days after the album was released.

The South African rapper, in a conversation with media personality Pearl Thusi over IG Live, shared his opinion on the subject, saying that A.M.N. is his best offering.

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