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Freetown's #LimbaSwagg Rapper Buba Samples Fugees On 'Itaquallah'

Sierra Leonean rapper Buba is spearheading a #LimbaSwagg movement in Freetown with his debut Fugees-sampling single 'Itaquallah.'


Freetown rapper Buba is spearheading a new #LimbaSwagg movement in Sierra Leone. The US-raised/Sierra Leone-based emcee recently made his proper introduction with the music video for "Itaquallah," a melancholy slow burner that samples Fugees classic "Ready or Not." Buba dons a badge of Sierra Leonean pride on his debut single as he rides over the steady hum of Enya's sampled vocals. The track is the first single off his Freetown Boi mixtape (which you can listen to here). Find out more about #LimbaSwagg via Buba's site and watch the "Itaquallah" video below.

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The Fugees Will Be Playing Live Concerts In Ghana & Nigeria

Ready or not.

The legendary Fugees have announced that they will be reuniting for their first shows in 15 years for a string of concerts across North America, Europe and West Africa.

The reunion tour will be celebrating the anniversary of their classic 1996 album, The Score.

Ms. Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean and Pras Michel will be embarking on a 12-city global tour, which will have them landing in Nigeria and Ghana for a pair of December show dates — we'll have more details on those to come.

The tour starts this week with a 'secret' pop-up show at an undisclosed location in New York City on Wednesday (9/22) in support of Global Citizen Live. The rest of the dates will kick-off in November and see The Fugees playing concerts across Chicago Los Angeles, Atlanta, Oakland, Miami, Newark, Paris, London, and Washington DC, before finishing off in Nigeria and Ghana.

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