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Rabbit x Hip Hop Pantsula [HHP] x Wangechi 'Tulia Tu'

Kenyan heavyweight Rabbit is joined by South Africa's Hip Hop Pantsula and young Kenyan rapper Wangechi on feel good R&B banger 'Tulia Tu.'


One-time music vid collaborator with the Lonely Island's Jorma Taccone, Kenyan heavyweight Rabbit (aka Kaka Sungura) has linked up with South African Motswako rap-king Hip Hop Pantsula and Nairobi-based alt-MC Wangechi on the hand-clapping R&B burner "Tulia Tu." The feel good club hit (we anticipate) is joined by a stream of lo-fi visuals that blend as seamlessly as the song's transitions from English to Swahili. This latest glimpse of Wangechi is further evidence on the heels of an ambitious promo project that the young Kenyan poetess is one to keep tabs on. Look out for Wangechi's age-inspired debut record Art 19 later this year. In the meantime, catch Wangechi along with Rabbit and HHP in the Enos Olik-directed "Tulia Tu" below.

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Listen to Femi Kuti's New Song 'As We Struggle Everyday'

Femi explains: "'As We Struggle Everyday' is about how hard people work everyday to make ends meet and still go to vote corrupt politicians into power who are meant to be in jail."

Femi Kuti shares his new single, "As We Struggle Everyday," the latest drop from the upcoming double album Legacy +, a joint endeavor with his son Made Kuti.

"As We Struggle Everyday" is a politically-charged afrobeat tune about people having the voting power to hold their 'leaders' accountable, but often failing to do so. Throughout the song, Femi sings "As we struggle everyday We try to find a better way See these leaders wey suppose jail Na him my people dem dey hail."

Femi explains: "'As We Struggle Everyday' is about how hard people work everyday to make ends meet and still go to vote corrupt politicians into power who are meant to be in jail."

Legacy +, which is due out February 5 from Partisan Records, includes a full album by Femi titled Stop The Hate and an album by his son, Made, titled For(e)ward. The pair have previously shared the singles "Pà Pá Pà" and "Your Enemy" off the upcoming release.

Listen to Femi Kuti's "As We Struggle Everyday" below.

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