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Yemi Alade’s 'Want You' Is the Feel-Good Summer Jam You Need

The Nigerian afropop singer releases the video for her new upbeat single “Want You,” produced by Maleek Berry.

Yemi Alade is still riding high from the success of her latest album, Mama Africa, which featured collaborations with P-Square, Flavour, Sarkodie and many more.


The Nigerian afropop singer just released the video for her new upbeat single “Want You,” which features an electronic Caribbean-infused beat produced by Wizkid-signee Maleek Berry. Could this be a sign of the new sound to come from her next album?

Watch the versatile entertainer frolic and dance on a California beach with her friends in this flirty summer clip directed by Ovié Étseyatsé.

This one's definitely summer playlist material.

Photo by Meztli Yoalli Rodríguez

Dying Lagoons Reveal Mexico’s Environmental Racism

In the heart of a traditionally Black and Indigenous use area in Southwest Mexico, decades of environmental destruction now threatens the existence of these communities.

On an early morning in September 2017, in a little fishing village in the Pacific coast of Oaxaca, called Zapotalito, thousands of dead fish floated on the surface of the Chacahua-Pastoría lagoons. A 7.1-magnitude earthquake, which rattled Mexico City on September 19, was felt as far down as Zapotalito, and the very next morning, its Black, Indigenous and poor Mestizo residents, who depend on the area's handful of lagoons for food and commerce, woke up to an awful smell and that terrible scene of floating fish.

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