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NYC: Janka Nabay & The Bubu Gang Live In Fort Greene


Tomorrow night, Sierra Leone's bubu king Janka Nabay and his group The Bubu Gang — now signed to David Byrne's Luaka Bop imprint — will be playing a free concert at the Fort Greene Park Conservancy, opening for BK's own Lee Fields & The Expressions. See the flyer above and head here for more info on the show. Watch our Okayafrica TV interview with Janka and listen/download his latest single "Feba" below.

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The 9 Songs You Need to Hear This Week

Featuring Burna Boy, Shatta Wale, The Big Hash, Buju, Emtee, Bosom P-Yung and more.

Every week, we highlight the top releases through our best music of the week column.

Here's our round up of the best tracks and music videos that came across our desks, which you can also check out in our Songs You Need to Hear This Week playlists on Spotify and Apple Music.

Follow our SONGS YOU NEED TO HEAR THIS WEEK playlist on Spotify here and Apple Music here.

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