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Video: Behind the Scenes of The Very Best's 'Kondaine'

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In the music video for "Kondaine," The Very Best and Seye headed to the Kenyan countryside where they downed a hallucinogenic potion with Turkana tribesmen and proceeded to trip the f*ck out. The behind the scenes clip follows TVB's Esau MwamwayaJohan Hugo and crew from the moment they land in Nairobi through to their desert outing in Isiolo. Highlights: a 4x4 crash, Esau's birthday, and goat testicles (yup). Watch above and see the Village Beat-directed music video below. MTMTMK is out now.

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