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Watch Skepta Perform 'No Sleep' In Full Thermal Vision On 'A Colors Show'

The British-Nigerian rapper is literally on fire.

Skepta dropped his highly-anticipated fifth studio album Ignorance Is Bliss last week, and it's been met with an overwhelmingly positive reception from fans.

Today, the rapper appears on popular YouTube series A COLORS SHOW, where he performed the album cut "No Sleep."

In true "Colors" fashion, the rendition is minimal and stripped down—except that this time, Skepta appears in full thermal vision for most of the performance, which makes his figure appear multicolored and luminescent.


The artist also recently sat down for an interview with his sister, the Beats 1 radio host Julie Adenuga, to discuss fatherhood, relationships and life beyond music.

Check out the visually striking performance below, and listen to Ignorance Is Bliss underneath if you haven't already. For more from Color Studios, revisit South African artist Sjava's recent appearance on the show.

Skepta - No Sleep | A COLORS SHOW www.youtube.com



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Jahëna Louisin’s Debut Short Film, ‘28 jours,’ is an Homage to Black Fatherhood

Troubled by portrayal of Black fathers in mainstream media, the Haitian-Reunionese filmmaker set out to make a film about loss and humanity.

"Cinema Africa" is your guide to African film. Writer Ciku Kimeria is highlighting new movies and documentaries that tell fascinating stories or questioning prevailing narratives and occasionally returning to the classics that paved the way for a new generation of filmmakers.

28 jours (28 days) the debut short film from a Lome raised, Haitian-Reunionese filmmaker, Jahëna Louisin is the story of a widower and his eleven year old daughter going through an interesting stage in her transition to womanhood—her first period. As they grapple with the brutal loss of his wife and her mother, the two find themselves confronting this life-changing moment on their own.

On a call with the call with the first-time filmmaker hunkered down in Lome, Togo, we discuss her debut film that won the Togolese edition of the "7 jours pour 1" film award and was this year's official selection for an international fiction film at the largest North American film festival focusing on films from Africa and the diaspora, Vues D'Afrique in Canada.

Read our conversation below.

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Watch the New Trailer for Michaela Coel's Upcoming Show 'I May Destroy You'

The highly-anticipated show, which tackles dating and sexual consent, is coming to HBO next month.