Photo by Mikael Subotzky
This just in, the selectors over at The Fader have posted an mp3 mix of music from their latest Africa special issue, with DJ/editor extraordinaire Eddie Stats on the wheels!
If you've got BLK JKS mixes, send em in. In the meantime, you can stream this one or download it HERE.
Fader Issue 52 Free Africa Mix Tracklisting:
Buraka Som Sistema, "Yah"
Zulu Naja, "Ndiya Ndiya"
BLK JKS, "UmZabalazo" ...EXXXCLUSIVE!!!!
Esau Mwamwaya & Radioclit, "Chilombo"
Bleksom, "Do It"
Buk Bak & Jay Q, "U For Know"
The Don Issacs Ezekiel Combination, "Amalinja"
Tartit, "Achachore I Chachore Akale"
BLK JKS, "Lakeside"
Group Doueh, "Sabah Lala"
Side note: and speaking of "in the mix": here's a snap of Stats going in with Mpumi BLK JKS, chopping it up in the interview. Tough to recognize Stats without the dashiki and amber tint Ray Bans! But we see you sir!
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The BLK JKS "Lakeside" record keeps making noise...now it's crushing in Japan. We've got some Japanese press bubbling too, and next month we're in the studio recording a song for a Japan-only limited edition 7in record. That's all I'm saying for now. Japan Japan Japan!!!