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M.I.A.'s 'Steppin Up' Gets a Kuku Bass Remix from Zakee

Listen to Zakee's remix of M.I.A.'s "Steppin Up"

Zakee is our favorite new artist on Green Owl Records, and he is nothing short of amazing. We first posted about the Philly resident (who comes by way of Dakar) over on OKP a little while ago, and the responses we got were terrific. Now, Zakee's back with a heavy-hitting remix for M.I.A.'s "Steppin Up" off her forthcoming album. Thick with kuku bass, Zakee's Kuduro signature, this one knocks hard.


Stepping Up — M.I.A. (Zakee Remix)

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Malawians Head Back to Voting Polls in Historic Re-election

Malawians will be casting their votes yet again after the country's Constitutional Court ruled that the May elections of 2019 had been rigged.

Malawians are casting their votes today after the Constitutional Court annulled the results of the May, 2019 elections due to rigging, Aljazeera reports. Judges made the ruling based on evidence presented to them which included tally sheets which had been tampered with using correctional fluid. Malawi is the second African country after Kenya to ever annul a presidential election over irregularities.
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