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The 10 Best American Remixes of Nigerian Songs

Featuring Ayo Jay, D'banj, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, and more

Time was when the mere rumor of an American artist guesting on a Nigerian song was enough to fuel its anticipation. In this new afropop era (circa Tuface Idibia), these international collaborations have become common place, but not enough to make them pass without some fanfare.

A good number of these collaborations are remixes of proven hits, variously attempted by American artists in their prime and those in need of a career boost. Some have being genuine cultural exchanges, while others wear the tear of desperation. Here are 10 of the best of the American remixes of Nigerian songs.

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Frank Ocean Covers This Nigerian Disco Song at FYF Fest

Watch Frank Ocean take on Steve Monite's Nigerian disco hit, 'Only You,' at FYF Fest.

DIASPORAFrank Ocean threw it all the way back with this cover during his set at FYF Fest, reports The Fader.

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