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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.

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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