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Bajah + the Dry Eye Crew Start FREE Download Series With "War Don Don"


War Don Don - Bajah + the Dry Eye Crew

In the run-up to their upcoming self-titled release on Nat Geo Records, Bajah + the Dry Eye Crew - Sierra Leone's biggest superstars - will be releasing a series of tracks for FREE. The first one in the series, "War Don Don," was written as the title track for the multi-award winning documentary which explores and debates the UN-backed war crimes tribunal that took place after the 11-year civil war in Sierra Leone. Listen to "War Don Don" above, and enter your email address to get the track and alerts for the next free downloads.

Below, Bajah, A-Klazz, and Dovy talk about their personal experiences during the war.

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Michaela Coel Joins the 'Black Panther' Sequel Cast

The upcoming film, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, is shaping up.

The sequel to the Oscar-winning Black Panther is only due to debut in July of 2022, but the production is well on its way.

The latest news out of the camp is that Michaela Coel, of I May Destroy You and Chewing Gum fame, has officially joined the cast of Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. Her character details are still under wraps but according to Variety, Coel has already joined director Ryan Coogler at Atlanta's Pinewood Studios, where production started in late June.

Coel joins original cast members Danai Gurira, Letitia Wright, Daniel Kaluuya, Winston Duke, Lupita Nyong'o, Florence Kasumba, and Angela Bassett all reprising their roles. Following the tragic passing of Chadwick Boseman, Marvel reportedly chose not to recast the role of T'Challa.

Read: How Michaela Coel's 'I May Destroy You' Makes Space For Black Creators

"It's clearly very emotional without Chad," Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige mentions. "But everyone is also very excited to bring the world of Wakanda back to the public and back to the fans. We're going to do it in a way that would make Chad proud."

Michaela Coel's highly-lauded 2020 series I May Destroy You — which she wrote, directed, produced and stared in — received four Emmy nominations.

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever is scheduled for wide release on July 8, 2022.

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