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Listen To a New Song By DJ Maphorisa, Zingah, Wizkid and Burna Boy

"OOO" should be big in 2018.

South Africa producer DJ Maphorisa has been working on a few songs with SA rapper Zingah (formerly Smashis). Their latest features Nigerian superstars, Wizkid and Burna Boy.

And the guys deliver.

We foresee this one getting really big in 2018. Titled "OOO," the song is produced by Lunii Skipz, who gives the artists a minimalistic and catchy trap banger to exhibit their unique styles.

Listen to "OOO" below:


The Fugees Will Be Playing Live Concerts In Ghana & Nigeria

Ready or not.

The legendary Fugees have announced that they will be reuniting for their first shows in 15 years for a string of concerts across North America, Europe and West Africa.

The reunion tour will be celebrating the anniversary of their classic 1996 album, The Score.

Ms. Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean and Pras Michel will be embarking on a 12-city global tour, which will have them landing in Nigeria and Ghana for a pair of December show dates — we'll have more details on those to come.

The tour starts this week with a 'secret' pop-up show at an undisclosed location in New York City on Wednesday (9/22) in support of Global Citizen Live. The rest of the dates will kick-off in November and see The Fugees playing concerts across Chicago Los Angeles, Atlanta, Oakland, Miami, Newark, Paris, London, and Washington DC, before finishing off in Nigeria and Ghana.

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