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Handsome Habibi Take Stromae's 'Carmen' To The Club Floor

Monaco-based production duo Handsome Habibi come through with a club floor remix of Stromae's social media addiction single "Carmen."


Monaco-based duo Handsome Habibi come through with a club foor remix of "Carmen,"Stromae's single about an unhealthy addiction to social media. The remix sees the Monte Carlo production team transposing the original's orchestral melodies into pitch-up synthesizer stabs over booming beatwork, all while keeping Stromae's vocals hooks intact. Stromae's currently wrapping up his tour across Sub-Saharan Africa which only has one date left in Rwanda (June 20), the birthplace of his father. Watch a live video from the Belgian-Rwandan pop artist's stop in Gabon, check out a recent Stromae remix from Major Lazer, and revisit the animated twitter addiction music video for "Carmen." Stream Handsome Habibi's remix of "Carmen" below.

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The Netherlands Returns Nigeria's Centuries-Old Stolen Artefact

The Netherlands has returned to Nigeria a 600-year-old stolen artefact, the Ife Terracotta, which has been received by Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed.

According to The Guardian Nigeria, the Netherlands has returned a 600-year-old artefact to Nigeria. This comes after the artefact was reportedly smuggled using fraudulent papers through Ghana to the Dutch country. Netherlands ambassador to Nigeria, Harry van Dijk, handed over the Ife Terracotta to Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture. The repatriation of the small but "priceless" Ife Terracotta has been a long journey considering it was reportedly smuggled out of Nigeria in 2019.

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Sho Madjozi Drops New Upbeat Mixtape 'What A Life'

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