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Moroka's 'BassXchange UK/ZA' Mixtape

UK/SA producer Moroka explores the sonic ties between his dual origins in his BassXchange UK/ZA mixtape.


Producer Moroka furthers his exploration of  the sonic ties between UK bass and South African house music in this 51-minute mix he put together for the Cape Town Electronic Music Festival and British Council's BassXchange UK/ZA contest. Moroka's mixtape cycles through head-nodders from the likes of Four Tet, DJ Spoko, Africa Hitech, The Very Best, Aero ManyeloDJ Satelite, and some of his own productions. Stream it in full below and, if you're a UK producer, you have a few more days to submit a mix for a chance to head down to Cape Town.

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Listen to Alicia Keys & Diamond Platnumz’ New Song ‘Wasted Energy’

The Tanzanian music icon and American star team up on the track from her new album, ALICIA.

Tanzanian star Diamond Platnumz features on Alicia Keys' latest album titled, ALICIA.

Platnumz' influence is clear as the song, titled "Wasted Energy," is a far cry from what is usually expected from the "If I Ain't Got You" singer.

Taking cues and influence from reggae, afropop and the bongo flava that the Tanzanian star is known for, "Wasted Energy" speaks of a lover in a relationship with someone who intentionally ignores their needs and desires.

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