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Los Angeles, United StatesFaarrow — “Say My Name”
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Faarrow — “Say My Name”

Somali ex-pats Faarrow sound the alarm in their video for “Say My Name.” The video, shot in Kenya, show the ladies bouncing between two modes: sweet vocal harmonizing a la '90s R&B act Zhané and the bad-girl antics of M.I.A.
Kodaline — “All I Want” (Part Two)
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Kodaline — “All I Want” (Part Two)

Irish band Kodaline had such an overwhelmingly positive response to the character they introduced in the video for “All I Want” that they decided to make a second chapter for the same song featuring a vignette about a man, a dog, and how a crisis can...
Ester Rada — “Life Happens”
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Ester Rada — “Life Happens”

There are as many facets to Ester Rada’s music as there are dopplegangers in her video for “Life Happens.” The Israeli Ethio-soul artist joins Janelle Monae and Laura Mvula as singers we worship.
Athens, GreeceKeep Shelly In Athens — “Recollection”
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Keep Shelly In Athens — “Recollection”

“Recollection” is come-hither electronica, reminiscent of Everything But The Girl and Saint Etienne. The Greek duo Keep Shelly in Athens update the sound with chill-wave’s froth and create a video about impermanence.
Washington D.C., United StatesWayna — “I Don’t Wanna Wait”
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Wayna — “I Don’t Wanna Wait”

“Step up to the plate” is the message of the video for Ethiopian singer-songwriter Wayna’s song “I Don’t Wanna Wait.” An international squad of young women take on the world in the baseball themed narrative.
Birmingham, United KingdomLaura Mvula — “Green Garden”
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Laura Mvula — “Green Garden”

Laura Mvula is one of the most enchanting singers in the world. We’d happily spend time in the pastoral paradise she constructs in the video for “Green Garden.” The cream-colored fashions, the “cake-walk” dancing, and vocal syncopations make the...
Westfield, United StatesStatic Jacks — “Wallflowers”
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Static Jacks — “Wallflowers”

New Jersey’s Static Jacks remind us of Blue Album-era Weezer, so it’s not surprising that their latest album is named In Blue. The band turns their ‘90s fantasies of having their very own Kelly Kapowski into a smoking hot reality with the video for...
London, United KingdomWiley — “Flying”
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Wiley — “Flying”

Someone went H.A.M. with a bottle of white-out in the video for “Flying” by Wiley, the godfather of UK grime music. Meanwhile, Wiley goes H.A.M. over a grubby, dirty, dank beat.