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Nomisupasta's No-Nonsense Love Song 'Maybe I'

South African singer/songwriter Nomisupasta released the visuals for her track "Maybe I" off her soon to be released self-titled album.


South African neo-soul songstress Nomsa Mazwai aka Nomisupasta comes out with visuals for her jazz-influenced, pro-love song “Maybe I.” Featured on her 2010 self-titled EP, the track asks why people must play coy when it comes to matters of the heart instead of allowing themselves to fall hard for someone, sans the silly games and cryptic strategies. The Frank Jerky-directed video is a part of the South African Music Award winner's preparations for the release of her first full length album Nomisupasta, a project that builds upon her 2010 offering of the same name with some new material, including a collaboration with fellow South African and house DJ/producer Black Coffee. Filmed in New York, the "Maybe I" video is a visual menagerie, shots cutting between a variety of dark scenes as Nomisupasta sings about her "non-traditional," direct philosophy on love. One second bare-chested men kneel before the singer as she sits upon a thrown, the next instance, neon paint-clad bodies dance in the dark to the 37 Mph-produced beat. Watch Nomisupata's "Maybe I" video below and look out for her album out August 20, available for pre-order now.

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How You Can Help Nigeria’s #EndSARS Protests

We round up some ways you can support the movement and its cause, no matter where you are in the world.

Widespread protests against Nigeria's notorious Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) are becoming more of a revolution. The movement is an outcry from youths demanding a general reform of the country, majorly characterized by poor governance, with a focus on the harassment and assaults committed by SARS. The movement has been raging through the city of Lagos for the past three weeks, as protesters home and abroad have taken to the streets in masses to express their keen dissatisfaction.

Hashtags like #EndSARS, #EndPoliceBrutality, and #EndBadGovernanceInNigeria have brandished across all social media platforms to amplify the voices of the youth people fighting back. These hashtags have, in turn, gained traction with the help of celebrities like singers Rihanna, Demi Lovato, and Beyoncé, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, and many others. Nigerian stars, Falz, Runtown, Tiwa Savage, Davido, Wizkid, Burna Boy, and many more also joined in the movement, as many of them took to the streets with placards.

To date, the peacefully protesting Nigerians' needs have not been met. With said needs not being satisfied as they demand justice for lives lost due to the brutal and corrupt practices of police officers.

We have rounded up some ways you can support this movement and its cause, no matter where you are in the world.

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