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Listen to Wizkid's Laid-Back New Single 'No Stress'

Listen to Wizkid's Laid-Back New Single 'No Stress'

Wizkid's 'No Stress' is a fittingly mellow number which comes ahead of the release of his long-awaited album 'Made In Lagos'.

Wizkid recently dropped his latest single titled "No Stress". And just as the name suggests, the track is a smooth and mellow number that is sure to have you kicking your feet up with ease. The also track comes ahead of the Nigerian superstar's long-awaited album Made In Lagos. Trust us when we say this sneak preview of the project is fire.


Naturally, Wizkid was coy about the imminent release of his latest track. Yesterday, he simply tweeted "no stress" which of course sent his fans into a frenzy in anticipation of what the artist had in the pipeline. At a time where the wold over is reeling from the effects of a pandemic, protests and a general shifting from what we've come to know as "normal", "No Stress" is indeed a stress-reliever with its subtle instrumentals and mid-paced tempo. This past July, Wizkid celebrated his 30th birthday with the release of "Smile", a sweet little number where he recruited Grammy award-winning American artist H.E.R.

Made In Lagos, which has admittedly been a long time coming, is reportedly set to drop on October 15th of this year with a reported 14 tracks and some dope collaborations. The project, which is currently available for pre-order, is set to be Wizkid's fourth studio album and we sure hope he pulls through because the fans are waiting!

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The New Fela Kuti Box Set is Curated by Femi Kuti & Chris Martin

And they said the perfect holiday gift doesn't exist...

Fela Kuti's 50th anniversary reissues released this year have reminded us why his status as a legend continues to ring true.

Through the year, Partisan Records (the homes of Fela's catalog) has released a number of special reissues, and now Vinyl Box #5 is set to drop just in time for you to be named the coolest gift giver in your friend group. The highly-anticipated fifth installment of vinyl reissues was co-curated by Fela's son, Nigerian afrobeat ambassador Femi Kuti and Coldplay frontman Chris Martin.

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