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Sampha Linked Up With Syd Tha Kyd for a New Track and It's Magical

Sampha teams up with Syd from The Internet on this dreamy new single.

This new track from recent Mercury Prize winner, Sampha and Syd Tha Kyd of alternative R&B group The Internet is hands down one of the best songs we've heard all week.


The two make a soulful pairing on "Show Love," Sampha delivers a warm first verse before Syd comes in with her signature honeyed vocals. They're a dreamy duo.

The song is the latest release from XL recording's Everything Is Recorded compilation, which also includes original songs from the likes of Ibeyi, Giggs and Kamari Washington.

Enjoy the standout track below.

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The 8 Best Nigerian Songs of the Month (February)

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Here are the best, and most noteworthy, Nigerian tracks we had on repeat this month.

Follow our NAIJA HITS playlist on Spotify here and Apple Music here.

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