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This Video of Paul Pogba and Jesse Lingard Dancing to Wizkid Is All of Us

Soccer star Paul Pogba shares a video of him and teammate Jesse Lingard jamming out to Wizkid & Drake's "Hush Up The Silence."

Apparently, international soccer (or football, or whatever) stars are just like the rest of us, and get really hype when Wizkid songs come on too.


Manchester United's Paul Pogba, shared a clip via Instagram of him and fellow player Jesse Lingard dancing to Wizkid and Drake's "Hush Up the Silence/ Come Closer" in a locker room.

Their reaction is pretty fitting considering that the recently leaked track is a complete BANGER.

Everybody loves Starboy.

Having fun with my bro new celebration ???@jesselingard @tfosumensah51 #happy #blessed #pp

A video posted by Paul Labile Pogba (@paulpogba) on

Interview

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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