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The Triplets Ghetto Kids Performed Live on Jimmy Fallon Last Night and Killed It

Uganda's Triplets Ghetto Kids joined French Montana and Swae Lee for a live performance of "Unforgettable."

Uganda's premier dance crew, the Triplets Ghetto Kids have been on a rollercoaster ride since they linked up with French Montana and Swae Lee for the Kampala-shot music video for "Unforgettable."


Last night, they joined the two artists on stage for a live performance of the smash hit on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.

The Triplets Ghetto Kids don't disappoint as they hit every single dance move with ease.

Last month, the young dancers were featured on the cover of Vibe magazine alongside French Montana. Revisit some of our favorite dance routines form Triplets Ghetto Kids and check out the performance below.

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11 Rwandan Artists You Should Be Listening To

Musicians like Bushali, Kivumbi King, Rita Ange Kagaju, and Alyn Sano have been putting their mark on the ever-changing Rwandan soundscape.

The current landscape of modern Rwandan music is more dynamic than ever before, from updated versions of traditional folk sounds to the recent 'KinyaTrap' phenomenon that has permeated playlists across the country. For decades, Rwandan airwaves have been dominated by international hits — and by a handful of established Rwandan superstars — but now, as the country continues to develop and diversify, so does its musical setting, with new and different sounds ascending from the hills. The past five years have seen the emergence of an army of young artists eager to reclaim their languages (Rwanda has four official languages) and identity, interlacing their music with influences that stretch far and wide.

Here are 11 artists that have emerged in the past five years to put their mark on the ever-changing Rwandan soundscape.

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