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Watch Wale's Video For 'My Love' Featuring Wizkid, Major Lazer & Dua Lipa

The new "My Love" video follows Wale, Wizkid, Major Lazer & Dua Lipa to the beach.

Wale heads to the beach in the brand new music video for "My Love," one of the main singles off this latest album, Shine.


The D.C.-Nigerian rapper is joined none-other-than Starboy Wizkid, Major Lazer, and singer Dua Lipa for the new visual.

The ACRS-directed music video follows the stars to the beach as they spend the day partying and chilling.

Wizkid holds down the chorus of the track, dropping a nod to his own single "Sweet Love."

Read our review of Wale's fifth studio album Shine, which is saved by its unexpected soul.

Check out the music video for "My Love" below.

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11 Rwandan Artists You Should Be Listening To

Musicians like Bushali, Kivumbi King, Rita Ange Kagaju, and Alyn Sano have been putting their mark on the ever-changing Rwandan soundscape.

The current landscape of modern Rwandan music is more dynamic than ever before, from updated versions of traditional folk sounds to the recent 'KinyaTrap' phenomenon that has permeated playlists across the country. For decades, Rwandan airwaves have been dominated by international hits — and by a handful of established Rwandan superstars — but now, as the country continues to develop and diversify, so does its musical setting, with new and different sounds ascending from the hills. The past five years have seen the emergence of an army of young artists eager to reclaim their languages (Rwanda has four official languages) and identity, interlacing their music with influences that stretch far and wide.

Here are 11 artists that have emerged in the past five years to put their mark on the ever-changing Rwandan soundscape.

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