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Audio: Seun Kuti 'Slave Masters (Jacques Renault Remix)' + Modcast Mix


Here's another cut off the From Africa With Fury: Rise Remixes remixes EP. This time Jacques Renault goes in for a tribal drum-looped take on album highlight "Slave Masters". Renault intersperses Seun Kuti's saxophone over the bass-heavy beat to create a tune that treads the line between afrobeat and underground house.

Elsewhere, Seun recently curated a mixtape for Modular People. Grab his Modcast #116 — featuring selections from this father, as well as Tunde Williams and Peter Tosh Hear Jacques Renaulit remix below and, also, peep Spoek Mathambo's "Good Leaf" remix off the same EP.

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Meet Four Women Pushing Ivorian Art Forward Through Photography

These young and emerging female photographers from Côte d'Ivoire are shaking up Abidjan's art scene.

There's been a tremendous amount of awe-inspiring art coming from the African continent lately. Photography is no exception. It is one of the most powerful tools used in changing the way in which the West perceives Africa and its diaspora and perhaps the reason why contemporary photography is thriving.

The female gaze is paramount to the way in which the aforementioned visual stories are told and the female photographers here are using their camera lenses to give us glimpses of lands, peoples, histories, and futures unknown. Their individual experiences and perspectives are widening the scope of what is believed to be Côte d'Ivoire. Within the country's capital, Abidjan, there's a creative scene that seems to have sprawled up out of nowhere yet is so rich in its offerings.

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Meet Nigeria’s All-Female Bikers Club, Featured In Darey's Latest Video

Darey collaborates with all-female bike riders to reimagine a pandemic-free world in the new video for "Jojo."