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DJ Spoko And DJ Mujava's Boiler Room South Africa Set

Watch DJ Spoko and DJ Mujava's 40-minute joint set for Boiler Room South Africa's Black Major showcase.


'Bacardi house' creator DJ Spoko and DJ Mujava, two of our hands-down favorite South African beatmakers, came through for a 40-minute joint set at Boiler Room's Black Major showcase in Tembisa. The night saw Spoko and Mujava running through remixes of "Township Funk" and Pegasus Warning's "The Mountain," as well as original joints like "From Pretoria To Liverpool" and War God LP selection "Bula Ma." Watch DJ Spoko and DJ Mujava's entire performance below (full tracklist underneath) and check out SA afro-tech producer Aero Manyelo's set from the same party. For more, revisit DJ Spoko's standout Africa In Your Earbuds mixtape.

DJ Spoko & Dj Mujava Boiler Room Tracklist

01.Mugwanti remix - DJ Spoko & Mujava

02.Mujava - Township Funk (Crazy P Remix)

03.From Pretoria To Liverpool - Mujava

04.Final Cut - Machepiz le Spoko

05.Resatlo rocka - Mujava

06.One more time - DJ Spoko

07.Moribo - Mujava

08.Bula ma - DJ Spoko

09.Force of darkness - Mujava

10.Waiting for masukusuku remix - DJ Spoko

11.We love this music - DJ Spoko x Mujava

12.911 Machepiz remix - Machepiz

13.Mountain Remix - Spoek Mathambo, Dj Spoko, Mujava & Machepiz

14.Township Funk - Mujava

Politics

#LGBTRightsGhana: Ghanaians Rally Support For the LGBT+ Community

Pro-LGBT+ advocacy in Ghana is at an all-time high as members of the community face public backlash.

The LGBT+ community in the West African country of Ghana is a fast growing group, but they are also highly marginalized. In recent times, the nation's LGBT+ population has faced increased backlash from members of Ghana's society who are opposed to the rights of the community. Many members of the community are forced to live secret or suppressed lives, as those who are open about their sexuality face discrimination and oppression in various forms and degrees, as a result of living in a society that lacks progressiveness and regard for basic human rights for all individuals regardless of sexual orientation.

At the moment both the backlash and the advocacy for the cause is currently at a climax, sparked by recent events concerning Ghana's LGBT+ support group and the public opposition against it by Ghana's society and the nation's government. Ghana's official LGBT+ support group, called LGBT+ Rights Ghana, established their headquarters in Accra on January 31, 2021. The office was intended to be a safe space and avenue of support for all LGBT+ Ghanaians. On February 24, 2021. the office was shut down by members of Ghana's national security force together with the police, on orders issued by Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo, after the center became the subject of a furious public backlash.

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