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Video: Blitz the Ambassador 'The Voice of the Native Son' Interview


Okayplayer points to this new interview clip from our boy Blitz the Ambassador, in which he "reflects on his beginnings in hip-hop and its story-telling legacy based in West African tradition... and speak[s] about the relationship between African and American hip-hop." You also get some live footage from a recent Chi-town show. Watch it above!

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The 8 Songs You Need to Hear This Week

Featuring Femi Kuti, RIMON, Joeboy, Makhalanjalo, Tayc and more.

Every week, we highlight the top releases through our best music of the week column.

Here's our round up of the best tracks and music videos that came across our desks, which you can also check out in our Songs You Need to Hear This Week playlists on Spotify and Apple Music.

Follow our SONGS YOU NEED TO HEAR THIS WEEK playlist on Spotify here and Apple Music here.

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