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Burna Boy 'Yawa Dey'

Watch the standout streets music video for Burna Boy's "Yawa Dey" a dancehall influence single from his L.I.F.E. LP.


Burna Boy's latest visuals for "Yawa Dey" are immediately eye-grabbing. They juggle the use of a hyperrealist color scheme and, more notably, showcase the buzzing Nigerian in several standout outfits — there's an LL Cool J bucket-hat-no-shirt get up, a jean overalls with gold jewels combo and a sleek camo-patch pattern long sleeve. The music video cycles through various light-hearted scenes of posse dancing and beach soccer to the sounds of Burna Boy's dancehall-influenced tune. Watch the Clarence Peters-directed clip for "Yawa Dey" below and read our review of Burna Boy's L.I.F.E. LP, which features this and several other bangers.

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#BlackOutEid​: Young Black Muslims Shine as They Celebrate Eid

Young Black Muslims have found creative ways to celebrate community and share their best Eid looks, even as they #StayAtHome.

Eid Mubarak to our Muslim fam! Today marks Eid al-Fitr, the official end of the Holy Month of Ramadan.

Despite things being a little different this year (on account of the current pandemic, of course) this hasn't stopped many from finding creative ways to fast, pray and connect with their community during these times. It certainly hasn't stopped young Black Muslims from participating in the virtual tradition known as #BlackOutEid while they continue to #StayAtHome.

#BlackOutEid is an annual celebration which highlights the diversity within the Muslim world. It began in 2015, when Aamina Mohamed created the hashtag to combat the erasure of Black people within the community. Since then, the hashtag has been used across social media with Black Muslims using it to share their sharpest Eid looks.

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