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Audio: DJ Underdog & Brotha Onaci 'Serengeti Crossing' [Mixtape]

Stream and download Serengeti Crossing joint mixtape from diaspora spinners DJ Underdog and Brotha Onaci.


Serengeti Crossing is a joint mixtape from diaspora spinners DJ Underdog and Brotha Onaci — who have each previously crafted solid Africa In Your Earbuds mixes. The collaborative project showcases both DJs' deep crates and eclectic influences, touching on tunes from Janelle Monae, Fela, Osunlade and, even, an Underdog original. Stream and download Serengeti Crossing below and, if you're in DC, catch Underdog at Afrobeat For Your Soul tonight!

TRACKLIST

01. Janelle Monae - Dance or Die (featuring Saul Williams)

02. Nana Mouskouri Turn on the Sun

03. Underdog- The Blood of Troy

04. Theo Parrish- Unreleased

05. Fela - Roforofo Fight

06. Mugwante - Oh Mama Refix

07. Osunlade - Envision (Yoruba Soul Mix)

08. Liquideep - "Alone" (Zakes Bantwini Mix)

09. FreeTz ft Sue - "Beautiful Liar"

10. DJ Shuffle Maftown Boy ft Reebsh - "Buyisa"

11. Afrikan Roots - "Conga Chant"

12. Pastor Mbhobho - "Ayobaness"

13. DJ Killer & Nyekx feat. Lady B - "Dansa"

14. Motion ft Celimpilo - "Kakaramba"

15. Neter Supreme - "Procession Of Thee Aku" (Cosmic Temples Mix)

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