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Wale, Don Jazzy, Olamide And Reekado Banks Team Up For 'Allelu'

Download Maybach Music Group rapper Wale's "Allelu," a Nigerian collaboration with Don Jazzy, Olamide, and Reekado Banks.


Maybach Music Group rapper Wale comes through with a star-packed Nigerian collaboration in "Allelu." Wale, who was born in Washington, D.C. to Yoruba parents, is joined by Mavin Records CEO/producer Don Jazzy, YBNL head Olamide, Reekado Banks on a guitar-laced, heavily-percussive beat by Maleek Berry. The MMG rapper goes in, boasting about his D.C. to London to Lagos connects and "Yoruba crew." Wale's no stranger to Naija collaborations, he's previously dropped the Nigerian soccer anthem "Make Us Proud" with Olamide and "Nobody But You" alongside Wizkid. Stream and download Wale, Don Jazzy, Olamide and Reekado Banks' "Allelu" below.

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>>>Download: Wale, Don Jazzy, Olamide & Reekado "Allelu"

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Interview: Killbeatz' Short & Sweet Debut EP, 'Love and Happiness'

We speak to the renowned afrobeats producer about his joint Love and Happiness EP with King Promise & Ofori Amponsah, and his daughter's inspiration behind the project.

Killbeatz needs no introduction. The producer born Joseph Addison is one of the biggest hitmakers as far as afrobeats is concerned. From R2Bees to Sarkodie to FuseODG to M.anifest, Killbeatz has blessed your favorite singers and rappers alike with the soundtracks to their biggest hits. From the azonto era to the global spread of afrobeats, his contribution to African music as a whole cannot be overstated.

However, Killbeatz' influence doesn't stop at just music production. Behind the scenes, he's a complete industry player. The CEO of Ghanaian record label Legacy Life Entertainment, he's responsible for bringing star singer King Promise to the limelight.

Despite producing for the crème de la crème of the Ghanaian music industry as well as several international artists over the length of a decade, the highly-influential producer and instrumentalist never had a project of his own. Now he has set out to change that. In October 2020 Killbeatz dropped his debut EP, titled Love and Happiness.

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