“I’ve been around, New York and Paris, But nowhere compares to Ekò” – sings KUKU in his anthem to the capital of Nigeria, his home country. Mixing the Yoruba language with English, “Ekò (Lagos State)” sounds local and global at the same time, just like the city itself. The song heralds KUKU’s new album, “Ballads & Blasphemy”.

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