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Watch BigStar Johnson and Rouge’s Music Video for ‘Two Cups’

BigStar Johnson and Rouge connect on his latest single "Two Cups."

South African rappers BigStar Johnson and Rouge always make magic together. From BigStar's stellar debut album, Me & Mines, comes the latest single "Two Cups," in which the East Rand MC connects once again with his musical twin.


The song sounds like a hot summer day where you are just kicking it with your friends in a swimming pool. And that's exactly what you'll see in the video, which is directed by Kuda Jemba.

BigStar, Rouge and several of their friends buy a house in a suburban neighborhood and turn it into the life of the party.

Watch the music video below, and be sure to pick up a copy of Me & Mines here.

BigStar Johnson - Two Cups feat. Rouge [Official Video] Uncensored version www.youtube.com

Read: BigStar Johnson's Debut Album 'Me & Mines' References Old School Kwaito, R&B and Jazz

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9 Black Electronic Musicians You Should Be Listening To

Featuring DJ Lag, Spellling, Nozinja, Klein, LSDXOXO and more.

We know that Black queer DJs from the Midwest are behind the creation of house and dance music. Yet, a look at the current electronic scene will find it terribly whitewashed and gentrified, with the current prominent acts spinning tracks sung by unnamed soulful singers from time to time. Like many art forms created by Black people all over the world, the industry hasn't paid homage to its pioneers, despite the obvious influence they have. Thankfully, the independent music scene is thriving with many Black acts inspired by their forefathers and mothers who are here to revolutionize electronic music. Here are a list of the ones you should check out:

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