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Wizkid Teams Up With Normani and Calvin Harris on 'Checklist'

The trio link up for a pulsating new track from "Normani x Calvin Harris."

Wizkid joins Normani and Calvin Harris on "Checklist," an upbeat single from the 2-track collaborative project Normani x Calvin Harris which dropped today.

Normani, formerly of the girl group Fifth Harmony, delivers raw energy on the dance-worthy track while Wizkid adds flavor with lively verses and ad-libs. On the production side of things, star EDM artist, Harris adds pulsating synths and subtle hints of afrobeats and dancehall.


Normani recently featured on Quavo's "Swing" alongside Davido, from his solo album Quavo Huncho, which dropped earlier this month.

Listen to "Checklist" below and check out the full Normani x Calvin Harris project here.

Fans seem to be feeling the collaboration so far and have shared their reactions on Twitter.



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Watch Wande Coal & Wale’s World Class Visuals For ‘Again’ (Remix)

Video Premiere: The two music giants certainly landed a 'W' with this one.

Nigerian afropop heavyweight Wande Coal has teamed up with famed American rapper Wale for a remix of his hit track "Again," off of his newly released EP, Realms.

While "Again" has been around for a minute, there's nothing like dope visuals to get the fire burning again. And fans are on board. The hit single amassed over 30 millions streams, with a steady run on many African charts this year, and is sure to keep building on top of the already impressive accomplishments.

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The 10 Best Nigerian Songs of the Month (September)

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Here are the Nigerian tracks we had on repeat in the month of September.

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Veteran Ethiopian Political Activist Mesfin Woldemariam Has Died

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