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Wizkid Links Up With Major Lazer on New Single "Naughty Ride"

Wizkid drops his latest single "Naughty Ride" featuring Major Lazer.

DIASPORA—Wizkid drops another collaboration in the lead-up to his upcoming mixtape Sounds from the Other Side, and this time he enlists the help of electronic music trio, Major Lazer, for a surprisingly mellow cut.


On "Naughty Ride" Starboy sings to object of his affection atop sultry, mid-tempo production. It's a different sound for both Wiz and Major Lazer, but catchy nonetheless.

Wizkid's released a slew of high-profile collaborations in the past few months including "Come Closer" with Drake, and "African Bad Gyal" featuring Chris Brown. 

You can stream his new single below. Sounds from the Other Side is due out on July 14, preorder it here.

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Six Things History Will Remember Kenneth Kaunda For

News of Kenneth David Kaunda's passing at age 97 has reverberated across the globe. Kaunda, affectionately known as KK, was Zambia's first President from 1964 to 1991.

Following Nelson Mandela's passing in December 2013, Kenneth Kaunda became Africa's last standing hero. Now with Kaunda's passing on Thursday, June 17 — after being admitted to the Maina Soko Military Hospital earlier in the week — this signals the end of Africa's liberation history chapter.

It is tempting to make saints out of the departed. The former Zambian struggle hero did many great things. He was, after all, one of the giants of the continent's struggle against colonialism. Ultimately however, he was a human being. And as with all human beings, he lived a complicated and colourful life.

Here are six facts you might not have known about him.

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