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Guess Where Erykah Badu & Her Ancestors Are From?

Follow @okayafrica and @fatbellybella to join in on our twitter conversation and guess where Erykah's DNA can be traced back to.


Erykah Badu's musical and stylistic canon has long played with Afrocentric references, but can you guess where exactly on the continent her ancestors are from? Follow @okayafrica and @fatbellybella to join in on our twitter conversation and guess where Erykah's DNA can be traced back to - results will be revealed tomorrow.

Follow @okayafrica and @fatbellybella and place your guess!

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The 10 Best Ghanaian Songs of the Month (July)

Featuring Black Sherif, Sarkodie, Stonebwoy, M3NSA x M.anifest, and more.

As the summer winds down releases have slowed down just a tad, but it's nothing to fear because a number of our Ghanaian music faves are in album mode, and it's only a matter of time before they let loose! In the meantime the rest of our faves have been steady dishing out that fire, making for another month of dope releases. Want the scoop? Check out the best Ghanaian songs of the month below!

Follow our GHANA WAVE playlist on Spotify here and Apple Music here.

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The 7 Best East African Songs of the Month (July)

Featuring Nandy, Juicee Mann, Alikiba, Diamond Platnumz and more.