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Player Xchange: Just A Band x Go Dreamer

Download our new Player Xchange series song feautring Kenya's Just A Band and ATL's Go Dreamer.


In our Player Xchange series we link up artists from across our Okayplayer channels with emerging Okayafrican diaspora acts to create an original song recorded at Converse Rubber Tracks. In this second installment, we paired Kenyan futuristic-pop group Just A Band — the gang behind Kenya's first viral hit — with ATL's shape-shifting rapper Go Dreamer. The two came out of the studio with "Digitize Me (Conventional Oven)," a fuzzy, beatboxed gem that blends Dreamer and JAB's unconventional quirks. Watch a behind-the-scenes video chronicling the creation of the song and download "Digitize Me (Conventional Oven)" below.

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Watch Davido Perform 'Assurance' & 'Jowo' On Jimmy Kimmel Live

The Nigerian superstar performed for the late night American TV show.

Davido stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live last night to give viewers a lively performance.

Backed by a full band, the Nigerian superstar kicked things off by playing A Good Time single "Assurance," which will reportedly be featured in the Coming 2 America soundtrack. After a quick interlude and set change—a king's throne appeared onstage—Davido and his band went into a medley of "Jowo," his A Better Time single.

Davido's been busy this year as he recently shared the music video for A Better Time's "The Best" alongside Mayorkun, was featured in the remix of Focalistic's "Ke Star," and collaborated with Teni on "For You."

Watch Davido's Jimmy Kimmel live performance of "Assurance" and "Jowo (Medley) below.

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