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Video Premiere: Freshlyground 'Take Me To The Dance'

Watch Freshlyground's surrealist black-and-white video for "Take Me To The Dance"


Cape Town's afro-pop collective Freshlyground comes with a surrealist black-and-white video for "Take Me To The Dance," the infectious electronic single off their latest album of the same name. The visuals kick off with a possessed child drenched in glitter and proceed to follow lead singer Zolani Mahola through a labrynth of boys with unnaturally-wide eyes, muscular cross-dressers and a topless rollerblader, among many others. It all kinda plays like David Lynch's dream party. Watch the Samuel Coleman-directed video below and grab Take Me To The Dance.

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How Relocating to Ghana Helped Reinvigorate Jewelry Designer Aisha Asamany's Work

Moving to Ghana gave Aisha Asamany's luxury jewelry brand, inspired by Adinkra symbols that traditionally project strength, fearlessness, love and power, renewed verve to tell personal stories of her growing clientele.

In 2019, the government of Ghana made a global splash with its Year of Return initiative – the campaign sought to encourage the African diaspora to return home to the continent, specifically to Ghana.

Linked to the 400th year commemoration of the first recorded landing of slaves in the United States, it became a launchpad for the Ghanaian government to convince Black people around the world to permanently settle in the West African country.

Aisha Asamany, a corporate management consultant for high-profile UK financial institutions turned self-taught luxury jewelry designer was one of many who heeded the call, trading in the corporate life for a spiritual and an entrepreneurial journey – one of joy, appreciation, and representation in her fatherland.

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