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Watch Kwabs' Orchestral Live Version Of 'Last Stand'

Watch Kwabs perform an orchestral live rendition of his standout single from last year "Last Stand."


As Okayplayer points out, Ghanaian-born Londoner Kwabs recently came through with a full band rendition of his SOHN-produced highlight track of last year "Last Stand." While the live instrumental arrangement isn't as haunting as the original's production, Kwabs' foreboding baritone comes through confidently and hovers above this stripped-down orchestral rendition. "Last Stand" features on Kwabs' Wrong Or Right EP, out now on iTunes. Watch the live video below.

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Six Things History Will Remember Kenneth Kaunda For

News of Kenneth David Kaunda's passing, at age 97, has reverberated across the globe. Kaunda, affectionately known as KK, was Zambia's first President from 1964 to 1991.

Following Nelson Mandela's passing in December 2013, Kenneth Kaunda became Africa's last standing hero. Now with his passing on Thursday, June 17 — after being admitted to the Maina Soko Military Hospital in Lusaka earlier in the week — this signals the end of Africa's liberation history chapter.

It is tempting to make saints out of the departed. The former Zambian struggle hero did many great things. He was, after all, one of the giants of the continent's struggle against colonialism. Ultimately however, he was a human being. And as with all humans, he lived a complicated and colourful life.

Here are six facts you might not have known about him.

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