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Okayafrica Presents Djeff Afrozila, Cortega, Kashaka & Zandy Shejay At Output [10/1]

Angola's crown prince of afro-house Djeff Afrozila will be at Output on October 1 with Cortega, Kashaka and Zandy Shejay.


Okayafrica's teaming up with The Magic Number to host Angola's crown prince of afro-house Djeff Afrozila at Brooklyn club Output on October 1. The Luandan DJ and producer will be bringing his soulful blend of deep house and 'Afro roots' sounds to The Panther Room for a FREE (NO COVER) party alongside Electrafrique's own DJ Cortega, NYC producer Kashaka, and Zandy Shejay. Get acquainted with the line up by checking out Djeff Afrozila's "Mwangolé," Cortega's Electrafrique mix and Kashaka's Yasiin Bey & Da Bush Babees mash-up below. See more info on the night over at Output's website and join the Facebook event. Don't miss out on the chance to kick off October with an afro-house blow out!

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Photos: The Infectious Energy of EVERYDAY AFRIQUE, July 4th Edition

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Watch the Hazy Music Video for Burna Boy's 'Secret' Featuring Jeremih and Serani

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The track, which features American singer Jeremih and Jamaican dancehall artist Serani, is arguably one of the album's most fun and memorable tracks. The song gets a hazy music video starring the three artists in various dimly-lit, monochromatic settings. The video was directed by David Camarena.

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Listen to J Hus' New Album 'Big Conspiracy'

The artist's highly-anticipated sophomore album features Burna Boy, Koffee and more.

J Hus is back. The heavyweight British-Gambian artist returns with his highly-anticipated sophomore album Big Conspiracy.

The 13-track album features the likes of Burna Boy, who joins the artist on the upbeat track "Play Play," as well as buzzing Jamaican artist Koffee who appears on the track "Repeat," one of the album's clear standouts.

It also features a new artist by the name of iceè tgm on three tracks. Some fans have speculated that the mysterious artist is J Hus' sister. The album includes the previously released single 'Must Be,' which he dropped in November of last year.

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