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Efya and Mr Eazi Team Up for the Electrifying Music Video for 'Mamee'

Check out the latest from the talented duo.

Efya enlists Mr Eazi for her latest standout collaboration, 'Mamee,' the Ghanaian singer's second single of the year.

Following the massive success of "Skintight" they team up once again to deliver another catchy tune, produced by MOG Beatz.

The music video sees Efya and My Eazi simply vibing to the songs bubbly production and lyrics about a complicated relationship. The visuals are colorful and electrifying and prove that the two make a great duo both sonically and visually.


Mr Eazi has shared a number of memorable collaborations recently, teaming up with South African artist Shekinah for the remix to her popular single "Suited."

Following her breakout year in 2017, we're glad to see Efya consistently putting out jam after jam.

Watch the music video for "Mamee" down below.

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Interview: Focalistic’s Blend of Hip-Hop and Amapiano Is Working

South African rapper Focalistic doesn't fixate on genre. He wants you to know his music "is for South Africans, by South Africans that sound South African."

A few weeks before Focalistic's hit single "Ke Star" is announced to have gone gold (it has since gone platinum), a large group of school kids gather around the driver seat of the rapper's sporty BMW. "I realised that people really love him during the shoot of the 'Ke Star' music video," a passer-by says. "It was wild."

Just like today. The same group, which has now grown bigger, waits outside the spot where Focalistic will sit down for an interview. They each want a picture with one of the country's most promising rappers. They have to wait until he's done answering our questions. Asked if he enjoys being mobbed by fans, he says, "It's not like I like it. But it's something you get used to and you understand it. It's love, it's never to irritate."

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