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Stream The New Die Antwoord Album In Its Entirety


South Africa's polarizing rave rap experiment Die Antwoord are dropping their new album TEN$ION tomorrow on their own ZEF Records. Dutch broadcasting website 3VOOR12 has the entire thing streaming. Catch the music videos for lead-singles "Fok Julle Naaiers" and "I Fink U Freeky" (dir. by Roger Ballen). Stream TEN$ION below.

UPDATE: Watch Yo-Landi, Ninja and DJ Hi-Tek live on David Letterman, introduced as "a unique rap-rave group from Capetown, South Africa." The crowd can be heard chuckling after the performance ends. Thoughts?

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