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This 'Fire In the Booth' Grime Freestyle From MC Quakez Has Twitter Cracking Up

British-Ghanaian comedian Michael Dapaah aka MC Quakez dropped a hilarious freestyle on BBC Radio 1 and the internet can't stop laughing.

British-Ghanaian comedian Michael Dapaah made an appearance on BBC Radio 1Xtra, earlier this week under his "grime" alias MCΒ Quakez, and it's one of the funniest and most ridiculous things we've seen all day. We haven't seen a Radio1 interview this memorable since Nigerian actor Kayode Ewumi's akaΒ Roll Safe's viral appearance on the show in 2015.


While the whole interview is cackle-worthy, the highlight has to be when MC Quakez drops some bars during the "Fire In the Booth" segment. When radio host, Charlie Sloth, accuses him of sweating in the booth, the rapper responds by spitting a rhyme explaining how "un-hot" he Β is, and how he actually never gets hot.

"Mans not hot, I tell 'em mans not hot..don't tell me take off my jacket, mans can never be hotβ€”perspiration ting," he rhymes.

The clip is currently blowing up on Twitter. Here's what all the hype is about:

You can check out the full interview with MC Quakez below.

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Reekado Banks Recalls The Carnage of The #EndSARS Protests In Single 'Ozumba Mbadiwe'

The Nigerian singer pays his respects to those lost during last year's #EndSARS protests.

Nigerian singer and songwriter Reekado Banks is back with a track that is as socially important as it is a banger. It seems fitting for the singer's first solo release of the year to be a tribute to his fellow countrypeople fighting for a country that they all wish to live in. The 27-year-old Afrobeats crooner has returned with endearing track 'Ozumba Mbadiwe', honoring the one-year anniversary of the #EndSARS protests that saw the Nigerian government authorize an onslaught of attacks on Nigerian citizens for their anti-government demonstrations.

The protests took the world by storm, additionally because the Nigerian government insists that none of the police brutality happened. In an attempt to gaslight the globe, Nigerian officials have come out to hoards to deny any and all accusations of unlawfully killing peaceful protesters. Banks mentions the absurd denials in the track, singing "October 20, 2020 something happened with the government, they think say we forget," in the second verse. Reekado's reflective lyrics blend smoothly and are supported by the upbeat, effortless Afrobeat rhythm.

In another reflective shoutout to his home, 'Ozumba Mbadiwe' is named after a popular expressway on Lagos Island that leads to the infamous Lekki Toll Gate where protesters were shot at, traumatized, and murdered. Although packed with conscious references, the P.Priime produced track is a perfect amalgamation of the talents that Reekado Banks has to offer; a wispy opening verse, a hook to kill, and an ethereal aura to mark this as a song as a hit. On "Ozumba Mbadiwe," all the elements align for Reekado's signature unsinkable sound to take flight.

Check out Reekado Bank's lyric video for his single 'Ozumba Mbadiwe'

Reekado Banks - Ozumba Mbadiwe (Lyric Video) www.youtube.com

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