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P-Square Drop the Instagram Themed Music Video for 'Nobody Ugly'

P-Sqaure share the colorful new music video for their single 'Nobody Ugly.'

Our favorite Nigerian twin duo, P-Square, share the animated new video for their single "Nobody Ugly."


The bubbly, percussion-filled song get's a colorful music video—directed by Clarence Peters—that sees P-Square with a group of girls who are "doing it for the gram."

"Likes" appear above their heads as they pose for pictures and sift through filters trying to achieve the perfect post. The twins, who are quite active on social media themselves, tell the girls not to stress over Twitter or Instagram because it's not real life, and to lay off the filters a little because 'nobody ugly.'

It wouldn't be a P-Square production without at least one luxury car present, so there's that too.

Watch the music video for "Nobody Ugly" below.

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Malian Rapper Ami Yerewolo Rises Against All Odds

Ami Yerewolo reflects on her hard-won rap career, new album AY and why she insists on creating support spaces for young female rappers in Mali and beyond.

"No one is a prophet in his or her own land!" This is an accurate way to describe Ami Yerewolo's career to a tee. The Malian rapper's music has not always been popular in her home country, where female rappers are generally frowned upon. Instead, it has taken off abroad. Yerewolo's upbeat sound mixes traditional Malian elements with fast drums, contemporary beats and significant lyrics that compel listeners to reflect on life — all of which makes her songs carry a universal appeal. Her new album, AY (titled after the rapper's initials) has just been released by the label Othentiq.

Yerewolo shares her frank thoughts below...

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