DC: Chico Mann Live at the W Hotel 4.23 + More Tour Dates

Chico Mann, alter ego of Marcos Garcia - guitarist for afrobeat band Antibalas - will perform his own (self-described) style afrobeat freestyle during his upcoming tour, starting in DC at the W Hotel (full schedule after the jump). Analog Drift, his sophomore release on Wax Poetics showcases this original sound, influenced by a wide range including his family's Cuban roots, the afrobeat of Nigeria, and the electronic beats circulating dance floors today.



Boity's Hometown Takes Centre Stage In Her New Music Video

Boity has released the music video for her latest single 'O18's Finest' which features Maglera Doe Boy and Ginger Trill.

South African rapper Boity has finally shared the visuals for her latest single "018's Finest" featuring Maglera Doe Boy and Ginger Trill. The single comes off Boity's EP 4463, which dropped last December. Marked as a fan favourite "018's Finest" borrows from Boity's hometown dialing code. The 31-year-old rapper hails from Potchefstroom, affectionately known as Potch, a quaint town in South Africa's North West province. The music video highlights the lesser known aspects of hip-hop culture in the otherwise sleepy town.

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