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Okayplayer Audio: Spank Rock x Santigold 'Car Song' (Shabazz Palaces Remix)


Okayplayer dishes on Seattle/Zimbabwe experimentalists Shabazz Palaces remix of Santi + Spank(y) Rock:

Spank Rock times Santigold to the power of Shabazz Palaces = instant download. That’s like Philly and BK in a titanium-plated hummer rolling across the Sahel zone <–an image I would be much more comfortable allowing to live in my head than the ray-bans being stabbed through one lens by a skull-branded dental retainer with doll-hair hanging off of it. Ick. Just cover that part with one hand while you focus on the title, which indicates that this is just part of a 4-track remix EP from Spanky’s recent LPE.I.B.A.E.I.A.F.L. which drops April 10th.

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The Netherlands Returns Nigeria's Centuries-Old Stolen Artefact

The Netherlands has returned to Nigeria a 600-year-old stolen artefact, the Ife Terracotta, which has been received by Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed.

According to The Guardian Nigeria, the Netherlands has returned a 600-year-old artefact to Nigeria. This comes after the artefact was reportedly smuggled using fraudulent papers through Ghana to the Dutch country. Netherlands ambassador to Nigeria, Harry van Dijk, handed over the Ife Terracotta to Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture. The repatriation of the small but "priceless" Ife Terracotta has been a long journey considering it was reportedly smuggled out of Nigeria in 2019.

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