Video: D'Banj Featuring Snoop Dogg 'Mr. Endowed Remix'

Watch the music video for D'Banj's "Mr. Endowed Remix" featuring Snoop Dogg.

Nigerian rapper D'Banj recently released the "Mr. Endowed" remix featuring Snoop Dogg, in what has to be one of the most high-profile collaborations between a domestically-based African rapper and an American rapper. The track is produced by Don Jazzy, owner of Mo' Hits Records, who is now rumored to be working on a collaboration with Kanye West, and potentially Jay-Z and Beyonce as well. The "Mr. Endowed" remix is a relatively predictable song about money (and other indulgences) with a catchy uptempo, afro-style beat that is sure to be a hit in the clubs. Regardless of how you feel about the song, this is without question a major step up in exposure for hip-hop from the continent.

Photo by Meztli Yoalli Rodríguez

Dying Lagoons Reveal Mexico’s Environmental Racism

In the heart of a traditionally Black and Indigenous use area in Southwest Mexico, decades of environmental destruction now threatens the existence of these communities.

On an early morning in September 2017, in a little fishing village in the Pacific coast of Oaxaca, called Zapotalito, thousands of dead fish floated on the surface of the Chacahua-Pastoría lagoons. A 7.1-magnitude earthquake, which rattled Mexico City on September 19, was felt as far down as Zapotalito, and the very next morning, its Black, Indigenous and poor Mestizo residents, who depend on the area's handful of lagoons for food and commerce, woke up to an awful smell and that terrible scene of floating fish.

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