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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.

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Rema Welcomes 2021 With New Single 'Bounce'

The Don Jazzy produced track reminds us of why the Nigerian singer-songwriter is topping charts.

Nigerian golden boy Rema took his time on deciding how to start of 2021—and we're glad he did.

The afropop hitmaker is out with his first project of the year, "Bounce", after stunning fans with word of an upcoming album, and the cooks in this kitchen have not disappointed.

Keeping it in the Mavin Records family, legendary producer Don Jazzy sprinkles his magic on the track, while undoubtedly motivating the young singer-songwriter to be his best self. And with this track being like nothing we've heard from Rema before, one could say Jazzy succeeded. "Bounce", fast-paced and fierce, is a love song dedicated to bewitchingly beautiful and blessed bottoms. The candid declaration and hip shaking beat are a force duo and we can't help but love it.

Of the single and collaboration with head honcho Don Jazzy, Rema says, "This record was inspired by the luscious and magnificent body of the African woman. Furthermore, I'm really excited about this tune because it's my first single with the legendary Don Jazzy."

Honestly, when you start the year off with a banger, you get to make songs about butts.

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