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Watch K.O. Own The Streets Of Joburg In The Video For ‘MS2’

Skhanda God releases a new video.

South African rapper K.O. can't help it but be charismatic. And he has the skill to back it up. From his stellar sophomore album, SR2 (Skhanda Republic 2), comes a new single "MS2 (Mission Statement 2)."

"MS2" is a sequel to his 2014 hit "Mission Statement." Just like in the predecessor's video, the Mpumalanga-born MC opts for a minimalistic visual, in which he is the main subject. And it works.

Directed by Ofentse Mwase, "MS2" is a one-take video, which looks like it was shot on just a drone. While this may look easy, because of the way the man does it, hear it from us when we tell you this is the work of a virtuoso. Try fly a drone between buildings and take shots of different angles without pausing, and we can have this conversation again.

Watch the video for "MS2" below and listen SR2 below, or download it here.

Photo: Sean Thomas.

The 8 Songs You Need to Hear This Week

Featuring Femi & Made Kuti, DJ Lag x DJ Tira, Kizz Daniel, Sho Madjozi, James BKS and more.

Every week, we highlight the cream of the crop in music 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.

Check out all of OkayAfrica's playlists on Spotify and Apple Music.

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