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Meet Papi Ojo, breakout artist who taught Beyonce and Rihanna traditional African dances



Meet Nigerian-American artist Papi Ojo, the man dancing alongside Beyonce throughout Black Is King!

Papi debuts his first single of 2020, Beremole — translated to “go down low” in his native Yoruba — an Afrobeats tune that will get you dancing. The song will premiere on SpotifyApple MusicSoundcloudAudiomack,

Preview the song here.

The 22 year old multi-hyphenate, artist, actor, model and choreographer has danced alongside some of this generation’s most notable R&B and Afrobeats artists, including Rihanna, Janet Jackson, Teyana Taylor, Wizkid, Davido and more! Papi has also appeared in campaigns with Nike and Adidas, and as an extra on Ava DuVernay’s award-winning series When They See Us.

Papi Ojo’s choreographic brilliance is spotlighted in music videos for Beyonce’s Spirit and Already. Since the premiere of Black Is King, Papi has earned global recognition and a profile in TIME magazine. Inspired by his West-African roots, Papi found a calling for music and dance at the age of 13, and went on to publish his debut single Awelewa in February 2019, followed by Carry Go.