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Sarkodie Thanks 'SarkNation' After Selling Out New York's Legendary Apollo Theater

Sarkodie shares the new music video for "SarkNation," a thank you to his fans after selling out NYC's Apollo Theater.


Ghanaian superstar Sarkodie recently touched down in New York City for a sold out show at the legendary Apollo Theater alongside Banky WSamini, E.L., Shatta Wale, The Compozers, Kwaw Kese, Bisa Kdei, and others. The new music video for "SarkNation" plays like a celebratory lap featuring live shots from that recent Harlem concert as Sarkodie thanks his "numerous fans worldwide and those who attended the History In The Making concert" in NYC. Watch Sarkodie's new visuals for "SarkNation" below and check out some of our own Okayafrica instagrams from the night underneath.

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Listen to Femi Kuti's New Song 'As We Struggle Everyday'

Femi explains: "'As We Struggle Everyday' is about how hard people work everyday to make ends meet and still go to vote corrupt politicians into power who are meant to be in jail."

Femi Kuti shares his new single, "As We Struggle Everyday," the latest drop from the upcoming double album Legacy +, a joint endeavor with his son Made Kuti.

"As We Struggle Everyday" is a politically-charged afrobeat tune about people having the voting power to hold their 'leaders' accountable, but often failing to do so. Throughout the song, Femi sings "As we struggle everyday We try to find a better way See these leaders wey suppose jail Na him my people dem dey hail."

Femi explains: "'As We Struggle Everyday' is about how hard people work everyday to make ends meet and still go to vote corrupt politicians into power who are meant to be in jail."

Legacy +, which is due out February 5 from Partisan Records, includes a full album by Femi titled Stop The Hate and an album by his son, Made, titled For(e)ward. The pair have previously shared the singles "Pà Pá Pà" and "Your Enemy" off the upcoming release.

Listen to Femi Kuti's "As We Struggle Everyday" below.

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