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Kwesi Arthur. Photo: Amarachi Nwosu. Styled by Joey Lit.

Kwesi Arthur's New Video For 'One Stone' Will Jump Start Your Week

"I think it's time to remind people where we came from."

Ghana's Kwesi Arthur comes through with the bars in his latest music video for "One Stone."

The new single and clip sees the buzzing rapper tackling an ominous beat produced by Yung D3mz as he drops some fiery lines, dubbing himself the "modern day Kwame Nkrumah" and shouting out Ghanaian rappers that have paved the way for him like Sarkodie.

"I think it's time to remind people where we came from," Kwesi Arthur wrote on his Instagram page about the new song.

The new music video for "One Stone" toggles between black-and-white scenes of the rapper's newspaper headline clippings and shots of him rapping inside a bus.


Read: Kwesi Arthur, Ghana's King of the Youth, Wants to Take African Hip-Hop Global

"Africa has so much to offer," Kwesi Arthur told OkayAfrica in a recent interview. "So I think the world should be ready... and we'll bring the world to Africa. That's one thing... we always keep creating new things. At one point there was Azonto and that came to shaku shaku. Africa keeps recreating stuff and that's not going to end. We'll always keep creating."

Kwesi Arthur is set to drop a new EP soon this year. Watch the new clip for "One Stone" below.

Kwesi Arthur - One Stone (Thoughts From King Arthur 3) | Ground Up Tv youtu.be

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Boity's Hometown Takes Centre Stage In Her New Music Video

Boity has released the music video for her latest single 'O18's Finest' which features Maglera Doe Boy and Ginger Trill.

South African rapper Boity has finally shared the visuals for her latest single "018's Finest" featuring Maglera Doe Boy and Ginger Trill. The single comes off Boity's EP 4463, which dropped last December. Marked as a fan favourite "018's Finest" borrows from Boity's hometown dialing code. The 31-year-old rapper hails from Potchefstroom, affectionately known as Potch, a quaint town in South Africa's North West province. The music video highlights the lesser known aspects of hip-hop culture in the otherwise sleepy town.

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