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Burna Boy Shares The Visuals For 'Soke'

Burna Boy celebrates his Island/Universal Records deal by releasing the new visuals for "Soke." Watch the MattMax-directed music video.


Burna Boy is sharing the glossy music video for "Soke," his recent Orbeat-produced single. The new visuals come a few weeks after the Nigerian star signed to a publishing deal with Island Records, a subsidiary of Universal Music Group. The MattMax-directed video sees Burna Boy swaying his way around a group of dancers, trumpeters, fighters and a pastor frozen in action. Burna Boy’s been exploring unfamiliar sounds as of late, having recently come through with the mansion video for his light guitar rock single“Rockstar.” He also closed off last year with the huge collaboration hit “All Eyes On Me” alongside AKA & Da Les. Download "Soke" over here and watch the new visuals below, and check out Burna Boy's Instagram of his Island/Universal deal.

Sealed. officially not on d same level as yall. #spaceship #IslandRecords #Universal

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According to The Guardian Nigeria, the Netherlands has returned a 600-year-old artefact to Nigeria. This comes after the artefact was reportedly smuggled using fraudulent papers through Ghana to the Dutch country. Netherlands ambassador to Nigeria, Harry van Dijk, handed over the Ife Terracotta to Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture. The repatriation of the small but "priceless" Ife Terracotta has been a long journey considering it was reportedly smuggled out of Nigeria in 2019.

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