Tracka de Day: Khali Abdu “Home Run”

Prolific afrobeat MC Khali Abdu has released his latest track for his on going Rebel Friday series. This time around Abdu gives us “Home Run,” a drifting introspective rap teeming with one liners. The “I On One” instrumental provides a buoyant background for Khali Abdu’s earthy flow. Be sure to follow Khali Abdu for more Rebel Friday releases.

Download Khali Abdu’s “Home Run” right here.

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