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DRC Music Drops 'Kinshasa One Two' on Vinyl + CD


We've kept you up to date on the story behind DRC Music, Damon Albarn's collective of producers who went to Kinshasa, DRC and recorded an album with local musicians over the course of five days. Previously available as a digital download, Kinshasa One Two, was released  today on CD and Deluxe Vinyl. The physical release has three additional tracks and a dope 20 page booklet.

To hear a track from the album go here. Purchase the album here. All proceeds go to Oxfam's work in the DRC.

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Kenyan Court Interdicts President Uhuru Kenyatta's Move To Change The Constitution

President Uhuru Kenyatta has reportedly been blocked from altering Kenya's Constitution as his second five year term nears an end. The attempt has been viewed as a power move to stagger Deputy President William Ruto's 2022 presidential plans.

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has been halted from enacting a complete overturn of the country's constitution. Deemed an unconstitutional move, the High Court of Kenya reportedly blocked the President this past Thursday in parliament, during a gathering where the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) review took place. The referendum proposes the largest government structural changes since Kenya adopted a new constitution in 2010. Kenyatta reportedly bypassed the provision reserved for the inclusion of citizens in the decision to pass BBI as official law, making the process illegitimate.

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