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Download Riky Rick's 'Boss Zonke'

Download Johannesburg rapper and Boyznbucks crew member Riky Rick releases club-ready banger "Boss Zonke."


Johannesburg rapper/producer and BOYZNBUCKS crew member Riky Rick returns with the club-ready banger "Boss Zonke," an infectious ear worm built on minimalist percussion and bouncing synthesizers. If you haven't been keeping track, the South African rapper's been racking up a string of hits recently including the Okmalumkoolkat-featuring "Amantombazane" (and its stacked remix music video) and the booming "Nafukwa". Grab a free download of Riky Rick's self-produced "Boss Zonke" and stream it below.

Photo by Meztli Yoalli Rodríguez

Dying Lagoons Reveal Mexico’s Environmental Racism

In the heart of a traditionally Black and Indigenous use area in Southwest Mexico, decades of environmental destruction now threatens the existence of these communities.

On an early morning in September 2017, in a little fishing village in the Pacific coast of Oaxaca, called Zapotalito, thousands of dead fish floated on the surface of the Chacahua-Pastoría lagoons. A 7.1-magnitude earthquake, which rattled Mexico City on September 19, was felt as far down as Zapotalito, and the very next morning, its Black, Indigenous and poor Mestizo residents, who depend on the area's handful of lagoons for food and commerce, woke up to an awful smell and that terrible scene of floating fish.

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