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Heart of Dorkness: Two White Boys in the Congo

In this video ("An Innocent Abroad"), the New York Times' Nicholas ("the great White Savior") Kristof continues his "Win A Trip" series, in which he brings an American student to Africa to see what the world out there is "really like." The lessons learned on this trip? Africa's roads are bad! Very bad!


Interesting how throughout these 7+ minutes we don't get to hear from any actual Africans. Even when Mitch talks with a group of young men who speak English, we never hear their voices - they don't make the cut. Yet the random German (read: white) tourists do.

And hey Mitch - when you visit a country (and go on video to talk about it), you should probably be able pronounce its name correctly. Just sayin'.

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'What A Life' mixtape album cover

Sho Madjozi Shares Tracklist from New Mixtape 'What A Life'

Sho Madjozi has shared the tracklist for her highly-anticipated new mixtape 'What A Life'. Manu WorldStar, Makhadzi, Thomas Chauke, Russian Army, DJ Mfundhisi and more feature on the upcoming project.

Sho Madjozi has shared the official tracklist for her new mixtape What A Life ahead of its official release this Friday. The AFRIMMA award-winning rapper revealed she has some fire collaborations with several music heavyweights on What A Life. Manu WorldStar, Makhadzi, Thomas Chauke, Russian Army, DJ Mfundhisi and Sunglen Chabalala feature on the nine-track mixtape. Sho Madjozi recently took to Twitter to share the colourful mixtape album cover and tracklist.
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Burna Boy, Tinariwen, Michael Kiwanuka & More Nominated For 2021 Grammy Awards

The Nigerian star and Tuareg band are nominated in the newly named Best Global Music Album category.