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Die Antwoord are back in FULL EFFECT with a high energy new album MOUNT NINJI AND DA NICE TIME KID and with the release are wasting no time and hitting the road with it.
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The Weeknd may well be Canada’s next star export

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If hype and raw musical talent do in fact equate to success to come, November 13 should go down in the books as a day this nation celebrated the export of its latest global music sensation. That day marks the release of The Weeknd’s debut album Trilogy. Sounds like a stretch, right? Not really. The 22-year-old Torontonian of Ethiopian descent, whose government name is Abel Tesfaye, has sonically been on a tear over the last two years. “Wicked Games” is the first single off Trilogy, an album made up of The Weeknd’s three highly-acclaimed 2011 mixtapes House of Balloons, Thursday and Echoes of Silence

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