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WurlD, Walshy Fire & Shizzi Drop The Afro Soul Summer Jam 'Show You Off'

Nigeria meets the Caribbean in WurlD, Walshy Fire (Major Lazer) & Shizzi's breezy summer track "Show You Off."

Nigerian-American singer WurlD is sharing his new 'afro soul' single “Show You Off," a collaboration with Major Lazer's Walshy Fire and producer Shizzi.


The breezy track pairs some “Ojuelegba"-style melodies with a bouncing bass line and beat work that straddles both the Caribbean and African sides of the Atlantic.

Walshy Fire's been at the forefront of this new hybrid of afrobeats and Caribbean sounds through collaborations with the likes of Wizkid & Runtown and his 'Afro Soca' parties. He's currently working on finishing up an Afro-Caribbean EP called Global Citizen.

In “Show You Off" Walshy shares production duties with Nigerian beat maker Shizzi, the man behind “Skelewu," “Dami Duro," “Show You The Money" and many other massive Nigerian hits.

Hear the new "Show You Off" collaboration below.

This is one for your summer playlist.



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The Fugees Will Be Playing Live Concerts In Ghana & Nigeria

Ready or not.

The legendary Fugees have announced that they will be reuniting for their first shows in 15 years for a string of concerts across North America, Europe and West Africa.

The reunion tour will be celebrating the anniversary of their classic 1996 album, The Score.

Ms. Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean and Pras Michel will be embarking on a 12-city global tour, which will have them landing in Nigeria and Ghana for a pair of December show dates — we'll have more details on those to come.

The tour starts this week with a 'secret' pop-up show at an undisclosed location in New York City on Wednesday (9/22) in support of Global Citizen Live. The rest of the dates will kick-off in November and see The Fugees playing concerts across Chicago Los Angeles, Atlanta, Oakland, Miami, Newark, Paris, London, and Washington DC, before finishing off in Nigeria and Ghana.

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