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Behind-The-Scenes At Nneka's Okay Acoustic Session

Browse through a gallery of pictures from Nneka's Okay Acoustic session in Brooklyn Bridge Park, shot by photographer Oluwaseye.

Nigerian singer and songwriter Nneka recently linked up with Okayafrica TV to play a stripped-down version of "Shining Star" on the edge of Brooklyn Bridge Park. Photographer Oluwaseye was present during the shoot, which saw Nneka performing in front of Tom Fruin’s colorful plexiglass Kolonihavehus installation, to snap some striking behind-the-scenes pictures of the singer. Watch the resulting performance of "Shining Star," a song about "being hopeful regardless of what’s happening around your environment" for Okay Acoustic below and view Oluwaseye's photos in the gallery above.


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The 10 Best Ghanaian Songs of the Month (July)

Featuring Black Sherif, Sarkodie, Stonebwoy, M3NSA x M.anifest, and more.

As the summer winds down releases have slowed down just a tad, but it's nothing to fear because a number of our Ghanaian music faves are in album mode, and it's only a matter of time before they let loose! In the meantime the rest of our faves have been steady dishing out that fire, making for another month of dope releases. Want the scoop? Check out the best Ghanaian songs of the month below!

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