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Video: Shabazz Palaces "Bronny On A Breakaway (Live)"

You've probably heard of these Seattle rap-experimentalists by now. Shabazz Palaces is compromised of Palaceer Lanzaro (aka former Digable Planets's Ishmael "Butterfly" Butler) and multi-instrumentalist Tendai Maraire, who employs ancient instruments from his homeland Zimbabwe.


Shabazz' mid-year LP release, Black Up, garnered large amounts of critic and blog praise. If you're not familiar, we suggest you checking and grabbing "Swerve... the reeping of all that is worthwhile (Noir not withstanding)" below (dudes' have a knack for titles). Above, watch Shabazz on The Guardian's "How We Wrote It" series, where they play and explain the dream-story behind "Bronny On A Breakaway."

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Boity's Hometown Takes Centre Stage In Her New Music Video

Boity has released the music video for her latest single 'O18's Finest' which features Maglera Doe Boy and Ginger Trill.

South African rapper Boity has finally shared the visuals for her latest single "018's Finest" featuring Maglera Doe Boy and Ginger Trill. The single comes off Boity's EP 4463, which dropped last December. Marked as a fan favourite "018's Finest" borrows from Boity's hometown dialing code. The 31-year-old rapper hails from Potchefstroom, affectionately known as Potch, a quaint town in South Africa's North West province. The music video highlights the lesser known aspects of hip-hop culture in the otherwise sleepy town.

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