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Video: Mo Kolours "Biddies"

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New clip for half-Mauritian Mo Kolours' Sega-inspired rhythmic experimentation "Biddies." In our June feature on him, Mo Kolours described growing up listening to Seba with his dad as a "trippy experience." Seems director Stefan Asanovic really tapped into the psychedelic aspect of Mo's music for this mirror-effected hallucination of mountains, tribal dances and all around kaleidoscopic imagery. Buy Mo Kolours' excellent Drum Talking EP in cassette, vinyl and digital form. Grab a free download of "Biddies" below for the price on an e-mail.

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How Relocating to Ghana Helped Reinvigorate Jewelry Designer Aisha Asamany's Work

Moving to Ghana gave Aisha Asamany's luxury jewelry brand, inspired by Adinkra symbols that traditionally project strength, fearlessness, love and power, renewed verve to tell personal stories of her growing clientele.

In 2019, the government of Ghana made a global splash with its Year of Return initiative – the campaign sought to encourage the African diaspora to return home to the continent, specifically to Ghana.

Linked to the 400th year commemoration of the first recorded landing of slaves in the United States, it became a launchpad for the Ghanaian government to convince Black people around the world to permanently settle in the West African country.

Aisha Asamany, a corporate management consultant for high-profile UK financial institutions turned self-taught luxury jewelry designer was one of many who heeded the call, trading in the corporate life for a spiritual and an entrepreneurial journey – one of joy, appreciation, and representation in her fatherland.

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