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Burna Boy Drops New Single, "Rock Your Body"

Burna Boy drops his new single "Rock Your Body" and shares a new music video for "Boshe Nlo."

New heat from the one and only Burna Boy has arrived, in the form of his new single "Rock Your Body," produced by the one and only Juls.


The jazzy, highlife-tinged track certainly lives up to it's name—it's bumping percussion, and light piano riff will likely make you move along.

It's not the only recent release from Burna Boy, either. Earlier this week, the musician quietly dropped the music video for "Boshe Nlo," which features the artist with some ladies in a lush, natural setting. The video runs through airy scenery as the song's melodic, Yoruba-sung hook plays along.

These drops come just in time for the weekend. Thanks, Burna Boy!

Listen to "Rock Your Body" and watch the music video for "Boshe Nlo" below.

Burna Boy will be performing at New York's PlayStation Theater on May 6.

 

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Image courtesy of Killbeatz.

Interview: Killbeatz' Short & Sweet Debut EP, 'Love and Happiness'

We speak to the renowned afrobeats producer about his joint Love and Happiness EP with King Promise & Ofori Amponsah, and his daughter's inspiration behind the project.

Killbeatz needs no introduction. The producer born Joseph Addison is one of the biggest hitmakers as far as afrobeats is concerned. From R2Bees to Sarkodie to FuseODG to M.anifest, Killbeatz has blessed your favorite singers and rappers alike with the soundtracks to their biggest hits. From the azonto era to the global spread of afrobeats, his contribution to African music as a whole cannot be overstated.

However, Killbeatz' influence doesn't stop at just music production. Behind the scenes, he's a complete industry player. The CEO of Ghanaian record label Legacy Life Entertainment, he's responsible for bringing star singer King Promise to the limelight.

Despite producing for the crème de la crème of the Ghanaian music industry as well as several international artists over the length of a decade, the highly-influential producer and instrumentalist never had a project of his own. Now he has set out to change that. In October 2020 Killbeatz dropped his debut EP, titled Love and Happiness.

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