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BK Nigerian Rilgood's 'Ghost In The Machine'

Watch Brooklyn Nigerian newcomer Rilgood's hazy standout video for "Ghost In The Machine."


Newcomer rapper Rilgood's twitter bio describes him as "the king of Nigeria, in Brooklyn." Born in Ibadan, Rilgood's migration to New York City is easily spotted in his laid-back East Coast delivery and imagery. "Ghost In The Machine," a hazy highlight off his previously featured Kingdom mixtape, is inspired by a Mandela quote which Rilgood connects to the treatment of inner-city youth: "There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children." Watch the Sean Phazes-directed video for "Ghost In The Machine" and revisit Kingdom below.

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This sizzling afropop and reggaeton hit is surely a collab sent straight from heaven.

In an end of year collaboration sent straight from heaven, Nigeria's Mr Eazi and Colombia's J Balvin join forces and cultures to bring fans "Lento." The two continue their delectable cross-continental bond on the brilliant and infectious new hit.

The sizzling new single has something for fans of afropop, reggaeton, and everything in between.

The two music giants manage to perfectly bridge and melt their musical worlds together on an unmistakable Nigerian beat, courtesy of bad ass producer KILLERTUNES. All the while exchanging lyrics in Spanish, Yoruba and English, with a nod to Elvis Crespo's merengue classic "Suavemente."

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