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Today's video is Nobody by Miraa May. She was born in Algeria and moved to the UK with her family when she was young.  Growing up in Tottenham, London,  she was influenced by Western R'n'B and hip hop, emo rock, Algerian rai and Arabic music. In 2012 she released her first acoustic EP The Beginning and went on to work with American record producer SaLaAM ReMi, under whose guidance she worked further on her EP N15.

Last November Miraa released Care Package, her debut EP for Island Records. Nobody is from Care Package and the video came out in January. The song is about being fearless, taking a stand for what you believe in and love. Miraa has said that she wanted the music video to be inclusive of all races and religions, and to spread a positive vibe.



Listen to Care Package on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/0bMaD8l0WCJLMz3CteLiYZ

For more on Miraa visit these links:

Echo Location Talent profile: https://echolocationtalent.com/artists/miraa-may/

Official site: https://miraamay.com/

Official FB: https://www.facebook.com/Miraa-May-776139285859987

New Noise interview: https://www.wonderlandmagazine.com/2018/12/13/new-noise-miraa-may/

Notion article: https://notion.online/nobody-by-miraa-may/

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Today's video is Omo by Nigerian singer Burna Boy. It's the latest release from his 4th studio album African Giant, although I don't think it's an official single.  African Giant was released in July.

The Omo video was uploaded on 6th November. A couple of scenes remind me of LL Cool J's Doin' It, viewing a stripper in a private room! lol.


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Outside feat. Mabel audio: https://starsparklex.blogspot.com/2019/02/weekly-music-video_13.html

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