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Stream Sinkane's 'How We Be' The Second Single Off His Forthcoming LP

Muti-instrumentalist Sinkane drops 'How We Be,' the second single off his forthcoming 'Mean Love' LP off DFA/City Slang.


We’ve been hooked on the sweet falsetto and swaying soundscapes of Ahmed Gallab’s alter band ego Sinkane for a minute now and are keeping a close tab on the release of the multi-instrumentalists sophomore album Mean Love (set to drop September 2nd on DFA Records in North America and City Slang worldwide). A month back, the Sudanese-born/BK based sonic-experimentalist released “Hold Tight,” the first single off his upcoming album. He returns with "How We Be," a soulful composition that builds off some funky keyboard action and stars Gallab's crystalizing voice. The song's verses are filled with an airy flute that tiptoes on top of a bouncing bass, adding to the overall psychedelic feel of the track. Stream "How We Be," the second taste off Sinkane's upcoming LP, below and look out for Mean Love dropping September 2nd.

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Interview: Killbeatz' Short & Sweet Debut EP, 'Love and Happiness'

We speak to the renowned afrobeats producer about his joint Love and Happiness EP with King Promise & Ofori Amponsah, and his daughter's inspiration behind the project.

Killbeatz needs no introduction. The producer born Joseph Addison is one of the biggest hitmakers as far as afrobeats is concerned. From R2Bees to Sarkodie to FuseODG to M.anifest, Killbeatz has blessed your favorite singers and rappers alike with the soundtracks to their biggest hits. From the azonto era to the global spread of afrobeats, his contribution to African music as a whole cannot be overstated.

However, Killbeatz' influence doesn't stop at just music production. Behind the scenes, he's a complete industry player. The CEO of Ghanaian record label Legacy Life Entertainment, he's responsible for bringing star singer King Promise to the limelight.

Despite producing for the crème de la crème of the Ghanaian music industry as well as several international artists over the length of a decade, the highly-influential producer and instrumentalist never had a project of his own. Now he has set out to change that. In October 2020 Killbeatz dropped his debut EP, titled Love and Happiness.

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