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Jidenna: From "Classic Man" to Chief

December 20, 201724 min
There's an energy and attention to detail in everything the artist Jidenna does, from the swanky way he dresses to his explosive dancing. It's no surprise that Jidenna collaborates with Janelle Monae and is signed to her label Wondaland Records. Jidenna had a huge hit with 2015's "Classic Man", and in the time since he has released the full-length album Long Live the Chief and an EP called Boomerang. Jidenna tells stories about the time his family was ambushed in Nigeria when he was a kid, why he rejected Harvard and he performs live.

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