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Watch Stromae's Blockbuster Video For Belgium's Official World Cup Anthem 'Ta Fête'

Belgian electro-crooner Stromae unveils a full cinematic video for 'Ta Fête,' the official World Cup 2014 song for Belgium’s Diables Rouges.


Belgian/Rwandan electro-crooner Stromae was behind one of the most striking music videos of 2013. Since then he's continued to churn out viral videos and even launch his first clothing line. In the lead-up to the World Cup, his massive house-influenced pop anthem "Ta Fête" was selected as the official song for Belgium’s Diables Rouges. Back in March came a teaser clip for the track featuring the Belgian national team in a Wes Anderson-style storyboard. With the tournament now underway, it seems Stromae had a second chapter of the rally cry up his sleeves. Today he shared a new mega-Blockbuster video for "Ta Fête." The cinematic visuals unfold in an alternate society, and more specifically in a Colosseum-like structure. It's a fitting setting for the song's stadium magnitude. Watch it below.

In related news, Stromae made his U.S. television debut last night on Late Night with Seth Meyers. Watch him bring "Papaoutai" (one of our Top Videos of 2013) to Late Night life below.

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The 10 Best HHP Songs Ranked

On the second anniversary of HHP's passing, we rank 10 of the South African hip-hop legend's best songs.

Jabulani Tsambo, popularly known by his alias HHP, was a pivotal part of South African hip-hop. Renowned for trailblazing the motswako sub-genre in the early 2000s, the rapper sadly passed away on October 24th, 2018 after a long and much publicised bout with depression.

During his active years, which span two decades (from 1997 to 2018), he was instrumental in breaking barriers and bridging the gap between kwaito and hip-hop in SA, from the late 90s to early 2000s.

He became a household name in the 2000s as he spearheaded the motswako movement, propelling it to the mainstream and solidifying his legendary status in the process.

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