Chief Boima's 'Six Over Eight' Mix

Fresh off his Africa Latina tour, Chief Boima releases a celebratory 'Six Over Eight' mix centered around the 6/8 time signature.

Fresh off his Africa Latina tour, global bass guru Chief Boima drops a celebratory mix chock full of bangers centered around the 6/8 time signature. Boima's 32-minute Six Over Eight mix features an eclectic range of funk, bass and rumba from Angola, Brazil, Guatemala, Congo, and Portugal, among other sounds that explore the enduring influence of the rhythm in Africa and the diaspora. Stream/download the mix below, then head over to Dutty Artz to read Boima's in-depth breakdown behind the mix as well as highlights from his tour, which include last month's crowd-pleasing Okayafrica Electrafrique x Celebrate Brooklyn! set with DJ Underdog.

Chief Boima's Six Over 8 Tracklist

1. Patcheko - “Tshaku”

2. Ary DJ - "Toca O Tambor"

3. DJR7 - "Loucuridade das Embrazadas"

4. Victor Falcão - “Menina Do Cabare”

5. MC Pedrinho and MC Kalzin - “Mamatorizaçao Do Dom Dom Dom”

6. Mr. Jamaika - “BumBum Tremer”

7. Dotorado - "Moche"

8. PutO MarciO - “Afro Guetto Beat 2014”

9. DJ Nigga Fox - “Hwwambo”

10. Quantic ft. Pongo Love - “Duvidó”

11. DJ Captain Planet - "Quetzalcoatl Offering"

12. Byano DJ - “Putaria Mexicana”

13. SR Mala - “Senta”

14. SPDeville - “Into Darkness Indi Print”

15. DJ DN de Caxias - “Mixagem Da Sentada”

16. DJR7 - "Embraza do Romano"

17. Byano DJ- "Passinho Arabe”

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The Netherlands has returned to Nigeria a 600-year-old stolen artefact, the Ife Terracotta, which has been received by Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed.

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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