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Solange x William Okpo's 'Girls Of Blaze' Lookbook

Puma Creative Director Solange Knowles collaborated with label William Okpo to deliver a sneaker capsule collection and lookbook 'Girls of Blaze'.

We've previously talked about this collaboration between Puma creative director & artist Solange and the William Okpo sisters. Their 'Girls of Blaze's sneaker capsule collection dropped earlier this year to much acclaim and we thought you'd like to see its lookbook featuring all the difference sneaker designs. Photographed and directed by Alan Ferguson, the pictures have a great vintage feel that reminds us of old school aerobic pictures and, as a plus, all the models sport the now famous Solange afro style. Scroll through our gallery to view the photographs and if you want to talk about it, tweet @okayafrica with #girlsofblaze.

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9 Black Electronic Musicians You Should Be Listening To

Featuring DJ Lag, Spellling, Nozinja, Klein, LSDXOXO and more.

We know that Black queer DJs from the Midwest are behind the creation of house and dance music. Yet, a look at the current electronic scene will find it terribly whitewashed and gentrified, with the current prominent acts spinning tracks sung by unnamed soulful singers from time to time. Like many art forms created by Black people all over the world, the industry hasn't paid homage to its pioneers, despite the obvious influence they have. Thankfully, the independent music scene is thriving with many Black acts inspired by their forefathers and mothers who are here to revolutionize electronic music. Here are a list of the ones you should check out:

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