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'Looks Like a Presidential Rally': Davido Arrives at National Youth Service Camp

There was an atmosphere of jubilation as Davido arrived at camp yesterday, but not everyone is happy about the "preferential treatment" the singer is receiving.

As you may have heard, afrobeats megastar Davido, has enrolled in Nigeria's mandatory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) three years after his graduation from college to the surprise of many.

On Thursday, the singer arrived in Lagos to officially being the NYSC program, and as you might've expected, pandemonium ensued upon his arrival, with crowds of people flocking to get a glimpse of him as he went to complete his registration. The singer and his mother arrived on the grounds in a heavily guarded vehicle, drawing major attention from people at the camp, reports Africa News.

Photos from the camp, show Davido arriving to somewhat of a parade, entertaining fellow participants with a mic in hand and signing registration papers.


Needless to say, Davido received a much warmer welcome than the average NYSC participant. Many online have pointed out that Davido appears to be receiving preferential treatment because of his superstar status.









Some seem to disagree, and are commending the artist for participating in the program, despite already being a wealthy and established musician.



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Tekno Recruits Mafikizolo in New Remix of 'Enjoy' & Music Video

Tekno has dropped the remix to 'Enjoy' featuring South African Afropop duo, Mafikizolo. The Nigerian artist has also shared the vibrant accompanying visuals for the remix.

Tekno has recently dropped the remix to his upbeat and electric single "Enjoy" which was released towards the end of last year. The Nigerian artist has now enlisted South African Afropop duo, Mafikizolo, who have added their signature flair to both the remix itself and the accompanying visuals. The remix comes after Tekno's most recent single "Kata" which dropped last year as well as his debut 14-track album, Old Romance.
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11 Rwandan Artists You Should Be Listening To

Musicians like Bushali, Kivumbi King, Rita Ange Kagaju, and Alyn Sano have been putting their mark on the ever-changing Rwandan soundscape.

The current landscape of modern Rwandan music is more dynamic than ever before, from updated versions of traditional folk sounds to the recent 'KinyaTrap' phenomenon that has permeated playlists across the country. For decades, Rwandan airwaves have been dominated by international hits — and by a handful of established Rwandan superstars — but now, as the country continues to develop and diversify, so does its musical setting, with new and different sounds ascending from the hills. The past five years have seen the emergence of an army of young artists eager to reclaim their languages (Rwanda has four official languages) and identity, interlacing their music with influences that stretch far and wide.

Here are 11 artists that have emerged in the past five years to put their mark on the ever-changing Rwandan soundscape.

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Watch YoungstaCPT's New Music Video for 'Kleurling'

YoungstaCPT explores, with great profundity, the complexity of Coloured identity and culture in his latest music video for 'Kleurling'.

South African rapper YoungstaCPT has released the music video for his track "Kleurling". The song features on his debut album 3T, the 22-track project which dropped in 2019. While "Kleurling" translates from Afrikaans to "Coloured", a member of a specific racial group in South Africa, the rapper has revealed his aversion to the term because of its historical implications. The visuals for the track, however, are an exquisite passage through Coloured identity, culture and origin with the cinematic execution to match.

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Watch Muzi Take Over Mars In His Latest Single 'Interblaktic'

Muzi has released astonishing afro-futuristic visuals for his latest electro fusion single 'Interblaktic', off his forthcoming album.