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Nigerian Label Weiz Dhurm Franklyn's 'Florisis'

View the new "Florisis" collection from Nigerian label Weiz Dhurm Franklyn for Spring/Summer 14.

Up-and-coming Nigerian brand Weiz Dhurm Franklyn finally revealed their new S/S 14 collection Florisi. Created by Wisdom Franklyn, the collection is inspired by "the Roman Goddess of spring and flowers," as can be seen in the floral designs. Photographed by Kellystrophq and styled by Wisdom Anaba, Florisis features a number of incredible looks and garments and stars models Sharon Egwurube and Maryam Momodu. Franklyn's vision is clear as he combines glamorous femininity with a hint of modernity. Scroll through our gallery above to view the collection and if you want to talk about it, tweet @okayafrica with #weizdhurmfranklyn.

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9 Black Electronic Musicians You Should Be Listening To

Featuring DJ Lag, Spellling, Nozinja, Klein, LSDXOXO and more.

We know that Black queer DJs from the Midwest are behind the creation of house and dance music. Yet, a look at the current electronic scene will find it terribly whitewashed and gentrified, with the current prominent acts spinning tracks sung by unnamed soulful singers from time to time. Like many art forms created by Black people all over the world, the industry hasn't paid homage to its pioneers, despite the obvious influence they have. Thankfully, the independent music scene is thriving with many Black acts inspired by their forefathers and mothers who are here to revolutionize electronic music. Here are a list of the ones you should check out:

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