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Video: Young Fathers 'Deadline'

Edinburgh-based Young Fathers Deadline music video showcases the trio's left-of-field marriage of art-rock and 90s rap laced with heavy percussion.


Though based in Edinburgh, Young Fathers have the DNA of globalized times. The trio play a left-of-field marriage of art-rock and 90s rap laced with heavy percussion & group vocals influenced by group members Alloysious and Kayus' respective Liberian and Nigerian origins. The video for "Deadline" (below) showcases the modern melting-pot style of their upcoming Tape One EP — which has been out in several cyber-formats for some time but is now getting an official release by Anticon.

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The 5 Songs You Need to Hear This Week

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Every week, we highlight the top releases through our best music of the week column.

Here's our round up of the best tracks and music videos that came across our desks, which you can also check out in our Songs You Need to Hear This Week playlists on Spotify and Apple Music.

Follow our SONGS YOU NEED TO HEAR THIS WEEK playlist on Spotify here and Apple Music here.

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