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Watch Zoocci Coke Dope and A-Reece’s Dark And Trippy Video for ‘All Night Long’

Watch the first music video from Zoocci Coke Dope's Morning Star EP.

Zoocci Coke Dope and A-Reece just released the visuals for their collaborative track "All Night Long."

The video is as ominous as the song, showing flashes of burning crosses, a howling wolf and birds of prey intercut with trippy props like Halloween pumpkins and skulls.

A-Reece, for his verse, makes a grand entrance in a casket held by two masked figures, who stand lifelessly behind him as he raps.

The video is directed by the emerging Joburg-based director Kuda Jemba, and he sure did a great job at spooking us out. Conspiracy theorists will have a field day.

"All Night Long" is the first music video for Zoocci's critically acclaimed 2017 EP Morning Star, which was accompanied by a documentary.

Watch the video for "All Night Long" below, and revisit our profile of Zoocci Coke Dope from last year, here. Stream Morning Star underneath and download it here.


Interview: Wavy The Creator Is Ready to See You Now

The multidisciplinary Nigerian-American artist on tapping into all her creative outlets, creating interesting things, releasing a new single and life during quarantine.

A trip canceled, plans interrupted, projects stalled. It is six months now since Wavy the Creator has had to make a stop at an undisclosed location to go into quarantine and get away from the eye of the pandemic.

The professional recording artist, photographer, writer, fashion artist, designer, and evolving creative has been spending all of this time in a house occupied by other creatives. This situation is ideal. At least for an artist like Wavy who is always in a rapid motion of creating and bringing interesting things to life. The energy around the house is robust enough to tap from and infuse into any of her numerous creative outlets. Sometimes, they also inspire trips into new creative territories. Most recently, for Wavy, are self-taught lessons on a bass guitar.

Wavy's days in this house are not without a pattern, of course. But some of the rituals and personal rules she drew up for herself, like many of us did for internal direction, at the beginning of the pandemic have been rewritten, adjusted, and sometimes ditched altogether. Some days start early and end late. Some find her at her sewing machine fixing up thrift clothes to fit her taste, a skill she picked up to earn extra cash while in college, others find her hard at work in the studio, writing or recording music.

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