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Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2013 Made October Warmer!

View the highlight looks of Lagos Fashion and Design Week 2013.

Last week, one of the major fashion weeks held on the continent took place in Lagos, where several established and emerging designers presented their collections for S/S 14. Lagos Fashion And Design Week picked some of the best designers on the continent to unveil some tasteful collections with hint of edge. Samson Soboye, Ella & Gabby, Busola Bamisile, Wana Sambo, Wisdom Franklyn, Xclamations, Alter Ego, Valerie David, Kinabuti, Kola Kuddus, Sunny Rose, Christie Brown, House of Marie, Beatrice Black Atari, Mi – Le, Orange Culture, Shola Ajayi, ROF, Obsidian, TAE, House of Form & Function, ReBahia, Mai Atafo, Tsemaye Binitie, Theresa Onwuka, Nkwo, Ejiro Amos Tafiri, Viv La Resistance, Bola Yinka Obebe, Grey, Washington Roberts, Iconic Invanity, Bridget Awosika, UMI – 1, Odio Mimonet, Tiffany Amber, Kiki Kamanu, Amedee, Josh Samuels, Meena, AmIsigo, Mosaique, Anita Quansah, Maki Oh, Iuen Basi, Okunoren Twins, Lanre Da Silva and Jewel By Lisa  are the names to remember on the 2013 edition. Wannas see all the stunning garments, well here they are! There are so many trends in all the different collections that it would take days to talk about each one. We thought you'd like to see them all for yourselves on our multiples collages and discover the new pieces at your own pace. Who's your favorite designer or collection? Let's discuss about it on Twitter #pretapoundo.

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Interview: Killbeatz' Short & Sweet Debut EP, 'Love and Happiness'

We speak to the renowned afrobeats producer about his joint Love and Happiness EP with King Promise & Ofori Amponsah, and his daughter's inspiration behind the project.

Killbeatz needs no introduction. The producer born Joseph Addison is one of the biggest hitmakers as far as afrobeats is concerned. From R2Bees to Sarkodie to FuseODG to M.anifest, Killbeatz has blessed your favorite singers and rappers alike with the soundtracks to their biggest hits. From the azonto era to the global spread of afrobeats, his contribution to African music as a whole cannot be overstated.

However, Killbeatz' influence doesn't stop at just music production. Behind the scenes, he's a complete industry player. The CEO of Ghanaian record label Legacy Life Entertainment, he's responsible for bringing star singer King Promise to the limelight.

Despite producing for the crème de la crème of the Ghanaian music industry as well as several international artists over the length of a decade, the highly-influential producer and instrumentalist never had a project of his own. Now he has set out to change that. In October 2020 Killbeatz dropped his debut EP, titled Love and Happiness.

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