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Yemi Alade Drops the High-Energy Music Video for Her Single 'Bounce'

The Nigerian "Queen of Music Videos" is back with another one.

The music video for Yemi Alade's latest dance track "Bounce" is here.

The visual sees the singer hitting crisp dance moves to the song in a colorful bedroom, a space filled with multiple hanging telephones and even a laundromat—where things get really live as the singer and a group of back-up dancers deliver a choreographed dance number. The high-energy video is a fitting match for the song's pulsating production.

The video was directed by Sesan. Check it out below.

Yemi Alade - Bounce (Official Video) www.youtube.com

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Yemi Alade is back, with a new track just in time for the summer.

The Nigerian singer has released her latest song "Bounce," a bubbly tune, tailor made for the dance floor.

"Shake body. Bounce," she urges listeners throughout the Edgarboi-produced track. The repetitive lyrics—which see the artist flexing her range and unique flow—and upbeat production make it easy to hit some of our favorite moves to.


In May, the artist teased the release of her forthcoming album Woman of Steel, which will be her fourth studio album to date.

She dropped the Rick Ross-assisted remix of her hit 2018 song "Oh My Gosh," back in April, which has further added to the song's visibility. She released the songs "Yaji," and "Oga" earlier this year, which both came with memorable music videos. We'll be looking forward to even more exciting new visuals from the artist, as she's known as the "Nigerian Queen of Music Videos."

With the type of vibrancy delivered on "Bounce," we're excited to see what the artist has in store for us with Woman of Steel.

Until then, listen to the track down below.

Yemi Alade - Bounce (Official Audio) youtu.be

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First Look: This New Collection from Art Comes First Is Peak Black Yeehaw Aesthetic

The design and brand consultant duo previews the SS20 collection displayed during their residency at The Mandrake Hotel in Paris.

Following their wavy Surf Afrika collection, Art Comes First (ACF) shares with us a preview of their SS20 collection that is all things Black Yeehaw Aesthetic.

Dubbed El Charro Negro, the collection features neutral colors and an array of textures—from leather, embroidery, fringed denim and ponchos, to vests, suede jackets and straight flyness.

Sam Lambert and Shaka Maidoh of ACF are known as the "Travelling Tailors" where their ventures around the world influence their designs. This time the nomads, who hail from the West Indies, Ghana and Angola respectively, have landed in Paris.

Earlier this month, ACF curated a week-long event-filled residency at The Mandrake Hotel in Paris that encapsulates their ethos of taking cultural influence from around the world and only staying still long enough to create. There, Lambert and Maidoh presented an installation, live musical performances and DJ sets, a film screening and a pop-up shop leading up to Fashion Week. The residency also showcased the duo's latest collaboration with London mainstay Fred Perry.

El Charro Negro will still be showcased in Paris at another location from June 18 to 23. Keep up with ACF on Instagram to stay tuned for details.

Check out our favorite images from the collection below.

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Nonso Amadi & Kwesi Arthur's 'Comfortable' Will Get You In Weekend Mode

Watch the trippy new music video for this link-up from the buzzing Nigerian and Ghanaian artists.

Nonso Amadi is one of the standout acts from a young wave of Nigerian musicians blending afro-fusion with RnB and much more. He's now dropping the brand new single "Comfortable," an addictive self-produced track that sees him linking up with bubbling Ghanaian act Kwesi Arthur, which we're premiering below today.

"Comfortable" is built on woozy synth keys and sparse beat work, all spearheaded by Nonso Amadi's vocals about wanting freedom in a relationship.

"The song is inspired by experiences with having a girl over and not wanting them to get too comfortable by staying too long with you," says Nonso Amadi. "I thought it'll be interesting to create a song around this 'cos it's not a perspective were used to hearing from guys very often."

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Maleek Berry Makes a Statement with His First Track of the Year, 'Flashy'

And the music video follows suit.

After months of anticipation, Maleek Berry finally dropped his first track of the year, "Flashy."

The Nigerian crooner-producer surely makes a statement on the track while flexing his rapping skills, as he chronicles how he leveled up to be flashy—and it's well-deserved. The video shows us a scene of a fly photo shoot that's underway, where Maleek is dripping in gold and fancy cars surrounded by stunning black women and his homies—Eugy, Tinie Tempah, Juls and more.

Watch the video, directed by Capone and Guise of Vissionaire Pictures, below.

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