Video: Zakee 'Take It Easy'

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Philly-via-Dakar’s Zakee drops this stop motion clip of fashion spread collages, paper-mache negatives and Rude Goldberg machines for the leisure-vibes tune "Take It Easy." Zakee's currently in the studio working on the follow-up release to last year's — Okayafrica top LP of 2k11 choice — Assimilations. Look out for that and watch the video for "Take It Easy" above, directed by Heather Winchell.

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Blackbird Books Publishes 'Exhale: Queer African Erotic Fiction'—a Must-Read

'Exhale: Queer African Erotic Fiction' is the delightfully risqué anthology from Blackbird Books and HOLAAfrica!. The anthology features queer writers from across Africa including Nakhane.

South African publishing house Blackbird Books has, in collaboration with HOLAAfrica!, recently published Exhale: Queer African Erotic Fiction. The delightfully risqué anthology is a compilation of stories from queer African writers across the continent. Both fresh literary voices and established ones such as the notable Nakhane, give the project a delicious mixture which is sure to cater to everyone's literary needs.
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