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Watch Rowlene and Gemini Major’s Jolly Music Video For ‘Runaway’

Rowlene releases a new single from her 2018 project The Evolution Of a Robot: 2nd Generation.

South African R&B singer, Rowlene's new music video for "Runaway," featuring artist and producer Gemini Major, is a celebration of love. And what's more fitting than colorful walls as backdrops and dancing under the sun in Cape Town to celebrate a jolly relationship?


As the lyrics suggest, the two (who are a couple in the video) decided to leave everything behind and celebrate their love, which Rowlene signs she was afraid of doing.

"Runaway" is the latest single from Rowlene's 2018 project The Evolution Of a Robot: 2nd Generation, which was released under Nasty C's Tall Rack Records, which Rowlene is signed to.

The 21-track project featured the likes of Kid X, Lastee, A-Reece, Nasty C and Nadia Nakai among a few others.

Watch the music video below, and stream The Evolution Of a Robot: 2nd Generation underneath.

Rowlene Runaway (Feat Gemini Major) Official Music Video www.youtube.com




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Listen to Tems' New EP 'If Orange Was A Place'

The buzzing Nigerian is also announcing her signing to Since '93/RCA Records and her placement as Apple Music's Up Next artist.

Tems is striking while the iron's hot and sharing her new 5-song EP, If Orange Was A Place.

The new release comes a few days after she dropped its lead single, "Crazy Tings," an addictive and bounce-heavy track produced by Ghanaian beatmaker GuiltyBeatz.

If Orange Was A Place also features a single guest appearance from American singer Brent Faiyaz — who lends his vocals to "Found" — and production from Jonah Christian. It was mixed and mastered by Spax.

The new EP comes alongside the news that Tems has signed to Since '93/RCA Records and been announced as Apple Music's latest Up Next artist.

Tems has been a highly-buzzing name in the last month with her feature on Drake's Certified Lover Boy, in which she appears on the song "Fountains," and for the massive popularity of her single alongside Wizkid, "Essence," which recently got a Justin Bieber remix.

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