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First Look: Riveriswild's SS18 Collection Embodies the High Life of 1980s Nigeria

The lifestyle brand shares their newest, fresh threads with OkayAfrica.

Lifestyle brand Riveriswild continues to tap vintage Nigeria in their SS18 collection.

"In RIVERDANCE: Phase 2, the collection continues to celebrate dance and motion, referencing highlife and afrobeat music from the 80s in Nigeria," creative director Wale Akinbiyi notes in an email to OkayAfrica.

The muted colors, typography and nostalgic designs are a constant in this collection's bucket hats, two-piece ankara ensembles and screen-printed tees.

Take a look at RIVERDANCE: Phase 2 below, and touch base with Riveriswild on their website and on Instagram.


Photo courtesy of Riveriswild.

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B3nchMarQ Shares The Music Video For 'New Friend$' Featuring A-Reece

South African hip-hop duo B3nchmarQ's new visuals for the single 'New Friend', featuring A-Reece, are a depiction of the quintessential boys' night out.

South African rap duo B3nchMarQ has officially released their music video for New Friend$ featuring A-Reece. The single comes off their recently released 18-track offering Power Trip Album which dropped in March 2021. The visuals for New Friend$ are a montage of a chilled night out with the entourage and were shot in Pretoria, A-Reece and B3nchMarQ's hometown.

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