Audio: Jumping Back Slash 'Around Dub' (Justin Timberlake Remix) + 'Get Gone'

Cape Town/London dance producer Jumping Back Slash Justin Timberlake remix 'Around Dub' + Get Gone.'

Cape Town/London dance producer Jumping Back Slash cooks up two new reworks for the shifting seasons. In "Around Dub" he adds light synths and deep percussion to Justin Timberlake's Timbaland-produced single "What Comes Around." The flip track "Get Gone"  features a myriad of female vocal melodies over a trotting electronic beat. Hear both tracks, and download "Around Dub," below.


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Young people in Nigeria have successfully managed to use technological innovations to organize and make the #EndSARS protests run incredibly efficiently and easily. This moment will go down in history as a revolution that was birthed via technology.

It has been more than a week since young people in Nigeria took to the streets to demand that the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, infamously known as SARS, be scrapped for good. Created in 1992, this police unit was originally set up to beat back armed robbery, the use of firearms and rising cases of kidnappings that grew in the late eighties. However, the unit went rogue, becoming more notorious for its savagery than actual crime-fighting. With a rap sheet ranging from profiling, harassment and assault to, in more extreme cases, slaughtering innocent citizens, these quasi-officers have unleashed terror on the nation for more than two decades.

Their victims are predominantly young Nigerians profiled on appearance—whether they drive exotic vehicles, use the latest gadgets, have their hair dyed or locked, or have piercings. In some cases, working in tech often gets conflated with financial fraud. For people who don't meet the absurd criteria, the mood of the officer can often become the difference between life and death.

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