Feb 1 • 2HR 6M

General Pype — Forever Born A Champion

The pioneering Nigerian raggae-dancehall artist walks us through his story. From Lagos to the glare of Hollywood.

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Joey Akan
All about African Music
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General Pype is a pioneering Nigerian reggae/dancehall artist and songwriter. He gained international prominence through his debut single, “Keep It Cool” in 2007, which featured on the Golden Globe-winning American television series “The Shield,” and through his 2009 signature hit, “Champion." Now in Hollywood, General Pype was a set designer on Black Panther, Samaritan and Guardians of the Galaxy. 

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