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DJ Tunez and Wizkid Drop the Carefree Video for 'Gbese'

It's easily one of our favorite tracks of the summer.

DJ Tunez and Wizkid share the music video for their standout collaboration, "Gbese."

The fun and stripped down video begins with DJ Tunez and a group of women look party-ready as they saunter around in their traditional attire. Wizkid enters the shot later, delivering a mellowed-out live performance backed by DJ Tunez, who's a three-man band on the keyboard, drums and guitar.

Read: The 25 Essential Wizkid Songs

The duo appear laidback and carefree as they perform in the all-white space, complementing the track's breezy production by Blaqjerzee.

The visual ends with DJ Tunez and friends in 70s-inspired clothing—afro wig and all—having a disco of their own. While the original track ends with a nearly 3-minute saxophone break, for this version, Wizkid adds a brand new verse, singing about his number one girl.

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With its feel-good vibes, and catchy sample of Tic Tac and Tony Tetuila's "Fefe N'efe" on the chorus, "Gbese" is easily one of our favorite songs of the summer. It's the latest collaboration from Tunez and Wizkid, who dropped the single "Turn Up" together at the end of last year.

Check out the music video for "Gbese" below.

DJ Tunez - Gbese Ft Wizkid & Blaqjerzee (Official Video) youtu.be

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Angélique Kidjo on Africa Day: 'We demand not to be at the mercy of our circumstances anymore.'

We speak to the inimitable Angélique Kidjo who shares some of her refreshing thoughts on Africa Day.

Today is Africa Day and while primarily a commemoration of the formation of the African Union (AU) back in 1963, it has also become an opportunity to unapologetically celebrate Africa while providing a moment for reflection on how far we've come as a continent and as a people.

With this year's theme focused on "Silencing the Guns in the context of the COVID19", there has never been a more important time for deep reflection on our collective present and future as Africans.

And who better to share in that reflection than the legendary and inimitable Beninese musician Angélique Kidjo? A fierce African and artist who has paved the way for many of her contemporaries including Burna Boy, Davido, Thandiswa Mazwai, and several others, the four-time Grammy award winner emphasises the urgent need for unity among Africans. 'It's about time that people start realising that Africa is a continent. I've been saying this my entire career,' she says passionately.

OkayAfrica spoke briefly to Kidjo who shared some of her refreshing thoughts on this year's Africa Day.

This interview has been edited for length and clarity.

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