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Nene – Cameroonian Songstress Forbin Audrey Releases Her Debut EP

NENE is really an introduction to me, and an attempt to let people see the world through my eyes.



Nene - Cameroonian Songstress Forbin Audrey Releases Her Debut EP Asante Afrika Magazine
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Forbin Audrey Nene is a singer/songwriter who describes her music as her interpretation of the world, and I for one am excited to hear this analysis of the world. She currently lives in Douala and studies Chemical Engineering at the Catholic University Institute of Buea.

For those who may recognise her from her ‘@AsanteAfrikaMag #EverydaySheroes’ feature back in March 2021, I am honoured to announce that our Chemical Engineer slash artist slash songbird has released her debut EP.

Born on August 12th, 1998 in the South-west region of Cameroon to mother Donna Forbin, Forbin Audrey has always been drawn to music and the creativity in the art. After a year of doing covers, working the underground circuit, and doing showcases, Forbin Audrey’s six-track EP titled ‘Nene’ drops August 20th to be precise.

We caught up with the multi-talented music sensation to hear more about the EP.

Nene - Cameroonian Songstress Forbin Audrey Releases Her Debut EP Asante Afrika Magazine
Image: Forbin Audrey

Congratulations on your E.P, Nene; how long has this been in the making, and can you briefly tell us how you got to the final product?

NENE, the EP, has been in the making for about a year or so. Sango Edi and I had been working together for a couple of months since I joined RETA MUSIC Studios, and about 6months ago we decided to mobilise everything we needed to make NENE come to life.

“… being able to create and express through music is like being the pilot of a spaceship, taking people deeper into themselves.”

Where did you draw your inspiration from and why name it after your grandmother?

I draw all inspiration from God. The source.

My mother named me after her mother, Nene, so I’m her “mbomboh” (namesake). I also felt it appropriate because a few of the songs are inspired by songs my grandmother used to sing to us when I was much younger.

As a whole, what is Nene talking about or intended to address?

Since NENE is my debut project, I wanted to talk about the things that I care about and sort of define who I am in this moment to the world, in terms of my sound and interests. My grandmother calls it a family EP because on it I have vocal samples from her, my mother, and uncle. NENE is really an introduction to me, and an attempt to let people see the world through my eyes. NENE means “I see”.

How did you get into music?

I’m not sure. For me, there wasn’t a particular ‘ah-hah’ moment. Just simple things that led me towards this path; listening to classical music and doing dramatic opera facial expressions, dancing to Celine Dion with my mom; small things. My story is the cliché ‘grew up listening to music and joining the choir’ kind of story.

I was the choir leader in primary school and our school won some local competitions. I was about 11 then, and my excitement was off the roof. A few years later and a couple more school choirs after, I’m here, and the excitement is evolving into more of a fulfilment.

Do you play any instruments?

I play the guitar. Well, I’m learning how to play the guitar. I’ve been teaching myself for about 3 years.

What have been your best and worst performances to date?

It’s so easy to pinpoint my worst performance so far since I haven’t had very many live performances. It was this really beautiful fashion show in Douala, but provisions weren’t made for a live performance so my manager had to literally run around just before the event trying to get a mic stand and other technical requirements I needed. When I got on stage, I had a bit of a difficult time because my guitar couldn’t connect to the amplifier and the microphone was not very clear. I ended up doing some sort of acapella, and I’m not sure the audience could even hear me. It was an interesting learning experience though. All is well that ends well.

My best performance so far has to be the discovery night. My very first solo show. It was so heart-warming to see that many people come out to watch me perform. The place was packed with amazing people and the energy was celestial! It was also the first live performance with my mom present and she was swelling with pride. Being able to watch her expression while I performed was such a priceless moment for me.

Nene - Cameroonian Songstress Forbin Audrey Releases Her Debut EP Asante Afrika Magazine
Image: Forbin Audrey

What does the future look like for Forbin Audrey?

Bold and bright. Tiny steps towards greatness. More music is on the way.

How do you find a balance between music and Chemical Engineering?

I try not to think about it too much. I go to school and then I go to the studio, or I’m at the studio at night and then go to school in the afternoon. It’s like I brush my teeth and then bath – how do I strike a balance between that? They’re both parts of me in this phase of my life that makes my journey here worth the while. I do what I can to honour them, and I’m not really sure if it’s easy or hard, because I’ve never really had it any other way

Any artists you look up to and why?

I absolutely love Asa and India Arie. Their music speaks to my soul.

Any dream collaborations you wish to be a reality in time?

There are so many artists I would love to work with. If I had to pick right now, it’ll be Richard Bona and FaceSoul.

Do you feel that colourism plays a large role as a young black woman in the music industry?

It might. But when I observe the music scene in Cameroon a little, I’m tempted to think it really doesn’t. There are amazing dark-skinned female artists like Charlotte Dipanda, Daphne, Askia, Venyuy Tina, and fast-rising Rinyu doing an amazing job and getting the recognition they deserve for it. So I’m hopeful.

People often say the music industry is not a safe place for women, what is your take on the matter?

Well, I have no clue. I’m new to this industry so let’s see how it goes. Wish me luck.

Any words for aspiring artists who might not know where to begin or are scared to start?

This is definitely advice for myself as well: Be you. Work on yourself. You don’t need all the resources in the world to start. A creative mind is enough. Start.

The gift is given for expression, never external validation. And creation will always glorify the creator. And Spirit will always shine its light through. 🪐

As an artist and creative what does music mean to you?

Music, takes on a life of its own after its creation, and it has a way of absorbing listeners into a different universe, and ultimately into themselves. Since the human experience is similar, we feel the same love, pain, betrayal, etc. in our own unique ways. Now, being able to create and express through music is like being the pilot of a spaceship, taking people deeper into themselves. Taking people out of space. It’s magical!

For anyone looking to get in contact with Forbin Audrey here’s the hook up:
IG – @forbin_audrey
Twitter- AudreyForbin
Facebook- Forbin Audrey

The EP, Nene is available on Spotify, Apple Music, Audiomack and YouTube for your enjoyment!

Interviewed by Hazel Lifa

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TAKEOFF DEAD AT 28 Asante Afrika Magazine


As we start a new month the world of hip-hop is mourning the passing of Takeoff, a third of the Atlanta rap trio Migos. The 28yr old was fatally shot in the early morning hours of November 1st after an altercation that escalated to shots being fired. Takeoff formerly known as Kirsnik Khari Ball had been playing dice at a bowling alley in Houston with his uncle and another third of Migos, Quavo. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Confirmation of the news was given by Drew Findling, the late star’s lawyer. TMZ Hip Hop obtained footage that showed the sad scene as Quavo and others tried to help Takeoff.

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TMZ footage

According to police, there are two other victims of the shooting who were rushed to hospital. Their condition at the moment is unknown and Quavo was not injured.   

Migos came together as a group in 2008 and sealed their local fame within their local area in 2010. It did not take long for the trio to reach national and of course global notoriety. The group’s first major hit was, ‘Versace’, the lead single off their 2013 mixtape, YRN. Their first Billboard number 1 track came in 2016 and is titled ‘Bad and Boujee’. The track’s success catapulted them to global status. Takeoff has often been dubbed the group’s secret weapon, he was born on June 18th 1994. Ball’s love of music began in his teen years with his uncle, Quavo and cousin Offset the final third of the group.

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“Growing up, I was trying to get into music. In my spare time, I’d record myself. Find a beat, pulling em up. Just making something and creating for me… I was getting my own pleasure out of it, because it’s what I liked doing.” Takeoff said in an interview with The Fader in 2017. The trio made an impact not only in music, they appeared on the hit TV show Atlanta and their performances left Atlanta creator and star Donald Glover raving about the group stating, “They’re The Beatles of this generation.”

2018 saw the release of their second album Culture II which was a Billboard number 1 like its predecessor. The same year saw the trio make solo projects; Takeoff’s ‘The Last Rocket’ debuted at number 4 and was his only solo released project. In a statement, the late rapper’s lawyer wrote, “Takeoff was not only a brilliant musical artist with unlimited talent but also a uniquely kind and gentle soul.”

Celebrities responded with messages on social media. – Lloyd Banks referred to Takeoff as a, “very dope artist gone too soon.” Boxer Chris Eubank J wrote, “I remember Takeoff being very down to earth, cool dude,” Ja Rule stated, “this sh*t has to STOP… sending love to friends and family.”

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R.I.P Takeoff.

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Tanto Wavie | Founder of TrapSu, A Genre of Vibes and Reflection




Tanto Wavie | Founder of TrapSu, A Genre of Vibes and Reflection Asante Afrika Magazine

The Zimbabwean music landscape has evolved in a big way during the past years we have witnessed the creation of new genres and new sounds. From the country’s infancy right through its maturity, we have been blessed with genres such as Sungura, Museve, urban groves, Zim dancehall. These sounds have played a crucial role in defining the culture and Identity of the Zimbabwean people. Our feature artist has done a remarkable job of fusing the sound of old, and the new sound of the times. We introduce to you Tanto Wavie

Zimbabwe is a country known for its hardships, corruption, and bad press overall. Through the midst of all these negatives, Zimbabwean art still thrives. As much as it is not lucrative for the collective at large most artists still find a way to release and make music. This one artist is no exception, Tanto Wavie is making waves through his music, no pun intended.

I first heard of Tanto a couple of years ago through a random YouTube suggestion of his song John Chibadura. This song is a tribute to the late John Badura a famous Zimbabwean Sungura artist whose music defined the fabric of the times in the early 80s to 90s, a legendary figure etched in the Mount Rushmore of Zimbabwean music greats. The intense base guitar Sungura fused with hip hop and Trap beats in a genius and flawless composition made me an instant fan. This was the beginning of a beautiful sonic relationship between me and this muso.

All his records laced with the vibrant and high-energy producer tag at the beginning of each song “chi beat cha Tanto,” translation “Tanto’s beat”, you know you are in for a treat. Many have tried to fuse or sample Sungura or Museve, only to produce mediocre results, leaving much to be desired. On the other hand, Tanto has successfully found the secret formula to this magic, in his cauldron he cooks up a concoction of a new brand of Trap and Sungura, cleverly dubbed Trapsu. He creates timeless jams I believe are still yet to be discovered and pieces that will echo through the passage of time. 

With releases such as Sungura Museve a pure non-skip album that features stand-out tracks such as Mudhipisi, translation a “cop out” or “straight up fool always killing the vibe for everybody”. Tanto narrates a story of an individual who’s always messing everything up when people are trying to live their best lives and have a good time. In true Sungura fashion, the songs on the project are very descriptive and comedic at best but trust me! the man’s projects are no joke, he is one to be taken seriously.

Tanto Wavie | Founder of TrapSu, A Genre of Vibes and Reflection Asante Afrika Magazine

The album is also graced with Gems such as 007, Dzinga Munyama, Mabhachi ft Denim Woods with a killer verse, Heart Yangu a soulful Trap+Sungura+RNB just to name a few. After Sungura Museve he has dropped a number of projects and singles all bangers. The future is bright for Tanto and personally I can’t wait for the new drop this Friday “Wake Chaiye”.

In closing, I believe an artist like Tanto Wavie is the missing piece to the future of the Zimbabwean music scene. He not only embodies the heritage and legacy of a sound that carried and groomed a whole nation, but he also brings the energy of the present-day with artistic integrity and vigor. Tanto is one to most definitely watch out for. Zimbabwe, Africa are you ready???

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Moonchild District is in the Building and Propelling Young Artists Forward !!!

An interview with Moonchild Rye, founder of Moonchild District. An arts movement in Zimbabwe.




Moonchild District is in the Building and Propelling Young Artists Forward !!! Asante Afrika Magazine


Creativity of the brain is low key blasphemy…

What do you do when the world doesn’t make it easy for you to do what you are best at? Give up and call it a day? A young poet from Zimbabwe turned to the avenue of innovation and created a space for himself and other creative like himself. For many creatives in Zimbabwe finding a space let alone an uncensored environment where one can express themselves and create is a challenge.

The African nation’s economic challenges have left the Arts sector in a bit of a bind as creatives are finding it hard to connect with their peers; find welcoming communities and realise financial gain from their artistry. Thus sadly many are leaving their art for more stable professions. But the resilience of poets like Moonchild Rye aka He of the Moon formerly known as Prince Rayanne Chidzvondo has led to the birth of a powerful alliance of creatives and a worthwhile business. 

Moonchild District is in the Building and Propelling Young Artists Forward !!! Asante Afrika Magazine
Moonchild Rye

Zimbabwe is heavily talented, the only problem is, how can the art industry thrive in a state where no other industry is functioning. It’s not a shock when people won’t pay a $2 ticket to hear you perform, to a majority, it’s soft life, a luxury they cannot afford.

According to Moonchild Rye, “The system is also very conservative, you find that they’re still hiring Albert Nyathi years after his prime has long been established, do you not think we have other poets in Zim? Either way, Moonchild District will be the change to all this. We will make it hard for them to ignore us.”

Poetry is not my calling; I called it in order to find ways to heal myself.

Moonchild rye

Moonchild’s poetic journey (pun intended) began as early as grade 7. Despite imaginable discouragement from family Moonchild Rye remained optimistic. Moonchild Rye proudly states, “I speak the audacity of greatness into my bones; my ancestor’s whispered a talent into my marrow that sings in my head and heart, my hand dances when it writes. I am the voice of a generation and the generation of this voice.”

Moonchild Rye started off his fast-growing arts movement in May of 2021 with Moonchild District’s Night of May, which was a huge success followed by a slew of sold-out Moonchild District events. We caught up with the poet/media practitioner/digital marketer/content creator.

Moonchild District is in the Building and Propelling Young Artists Forward !!! Asante Afrika Magazine
Moonchild Rye with guests at a Moonchild District event.

Can you take us through your journey to realizing poetry is your calling?

I started writing when I was 12yrs and performed for the first time for a crowd at a Highlands Primary School’s Academic Eve. Poetry is not my calling; I called it in order to find ways to heal myself. Writing is a process of healing, recollection and establishing a path back to myself. It is a lie if you ever hear someone say, “I write for people”. It’s only the adult in me who has chosen to become a full-blown storyteller but I speak my heart, my healing, and my purpose. I speak the revolution betrothed to my tongue way before I was born.

Do you have any particular cause or topic you enjoy tackling with your poetry or do you create as you are inspired?

I create as inspired, but I have generally gravitation toward issues of mental health and human rights. I’m also a bit of a love poet. Like I said, writing for me is healing. They are words, stories and poems that are razors under my tongue. The poems I resist dig deeper into my chest like a buried soul mate.

They grow blurry and distant until I can’t find the sharpness but I can still taste how it made me feel. The feeling of poetry inside me can be like a dull hunger, the distorted memory of a bite. I can’t explain my creative process, it’s like magic spread over time and I’ll be the closest thing to God. Creativity of the brain is low key blasphemy. We are all creators.

Moonchild District is in the Building and Propelling Young Artists Forward !!! Asante Afrika Magazine
Call Me Refined on the Moonchild District stage.

What was your first impression of the Zim arts scene when you started?

My first thought was “There’s no one or anything like me, they need me and my mark is different.” This was in 2015 when I stumbled upon my first open mic scene.

Zimbabwe is heavily talented, the only problem is, how can the art industry thrive in a state where no other industry is functioning. It’s not a shock when people won’t pay a $2 ticket to hear you perform, to a majority, it’s soft life, a luxury they cannot afford.

I also saw the hunger of many artists and in my head, it was always my father reminding me I would not amount to anything, I believed it because the people I saw were hungry, with guitars on their backs and Shakespeare’s sonnets on their tongues. I saw an industry I didn’t want to be part of, but it’s the need to do things differently that persistently calls me to continue pursuing my dream and the dreams of others like me. I vowed to take business to the arts, a work in progress still.

Moonchild District is in the Building and Propelling Young Artists Forward !!! Asante Afrika Magazine
Artists preparing to take the stage at a Moonchild District event.

Most of all, I found family. I found people who were willing to accept the difference I had been persecuted for. I found belonging. I found the oneness of my heart, mind, body and soul. I found that there were stars that stammered to lend us the words we lost in the darkness. I found I was a writer, a content creator, a creative, and a storyteller, I found myself closer to the things that gave me joy, I found a path and purpose. I found a light in the midst of darkness. 

You mentioned instances of censorship in Zim’s creative sector; care to tell us about the worst case you experienced? You don’t have to mention names.

Everyone is an active gatekeeper of your work because they are scared for you. They tell you what to say, or how to say it, they ask you to rephrase, to remove something completely, and not mention names. They remind you of so and so who went a similar way. When my mother hears me planning, she asks “Is this what you have really chosen?” not to say she doubts my career path, it’s the way she says it, the look in her eyes to say “are you safe?”

Artistes are not safe.

We are not safe from ourselves, we are not safe among ourselves.

We are not safe in the world.

No one is safe. Our minds are surely ours but our bodies? Our bodies have never belonged to any of us really; we suffer because of the bodies that house our gifts. We are the voice of a generation but the system will always find a way to silence us.

Your experience as a creative in Zimbabwe led you to create Moonchild District, what was the thought process behind its epiphany?

I was tired of gravelling for people to include me and see me. When people won’t give you a seat at the table, create your own fucking table, one day they’ll wash your feet and massage your guests. In other words, I am going for everything they said I’d never have or do. Moonchild District is the love child of rejection and determination, they know I’m unstoppable but people tried to make me feel small so I would reduce myself to fit their narratives.

Moonchild District is a movement of artists like me; we outcasts have to stick together.

Moonchild District is in the Building and Propelling Young Artists Forward !!! Asante Afrika Magazine
Moonchild District audience enjoying the masquerade event.

So far what is your favourite Moonchild District event to date and why?

Every show is unique in its way; we are constantly trying to outdo the last event. The masquerade, however, had us host our biggest show with the biggest audience. So I think it’s worth noting that our audience grows bigger.

Which Moonchild District event proved to be hard to put together and how did you power through?

I hosted a show where 6 out of 10 performers didn’t turn up. I had to open the floor to the audience; fortunately, this is how we ended up hosting open mics. The audience loves the mic just as much as we do. Also, the financial aspect of every show we host always has me sleepless and anxiously biting my nails. We are an unfunded movement, and it’s not pretty.

Specifically, who is the Moonchild District movement open to and how can interested creatives join?

Moonchild district is a movement, I merely lead it. For one to join, they simply follow the movement and drive us where their heart seeks.

Moonchild District is in the Building and Propelling Young Artists Forward !!! Asante Afrika Magazine
Ndanatsa gracing the Moonchild District stage

Where do you see your career as a poet and Moonchild District in the years to come, let’s say five years?

I say this on behalf of the whole group; we are trying to feed ourselves, grow ourselves, to just make it to the next day. 5 years is a long time, today is survival, and so is tomorrow. That’s what counts right now. There’s no blueprint to this life thing. I am a visionary who is still scared that I’ll die with my visions whilst everyone fights to stay alive well after I’m gone.

With Moonchild District’s business aspect, what do you consider yourself to be more of a poet or businessman?

We just want to earn money through our crafts like anyone else. Why shouldn’t the words that feed your soul pay my bills? Why do we represent our culture and creativity when it can’t even raise a morsel of sadza to the lips? We want money. We are also motivated by money. We also want to write, sing, and speak for money. We want to be taken seriously like everyone else.

Any thoughts on how to further improve Zimbabwe’s Arts space?

A lot still needs to be done. We still live in a world where it is not viable to be an artist. The economy quite sucks, it’s hard to create sustainable and consistent development. Artists need strong support and administrative structures to help them build and grow. They also need to come together to harness and create art collectively, whilst sharing resources, contacts and information.

Organizations in Zimbabwe would like you to believe they’re helping everyone by funding a favourite or regular, but the truth is a lot of artists are failing to sail off, even to begin. Resources, information and platforms are accessible to a few who use this for themselves whilst artists part of their movements or projects feed off ‘exposure’.

Moonchild District is in the Building and Propelling Young Artists Forward !!! Asante Afrika Magazine
Thando on the Moonchild District stage.

Everyone by now knows Exposure will not pay bills or feed you.

The government would like us to believe they’re helping. There’s no platform for poets, for writers, they care about sports and Jah Prayzah, the rest of us are unseen, no matter how hard we try.

The Ministry of Youth, Sports, Arts and Recreation established a relief fund for artists in 2020, but it’s not a full substitute for lost earnings. And as you may suspect, this was clouded with corruption and nepotism, just like everything else in this country. If Moonchild district can conquer these problems in the next 5years, we can be the leading creative hub in the region:

  1. Lack of resources to create, manage and commercialise creative art in youth consequently hindering growth and sustainability for creative youth in Zimbabwe.
  2.  Lack of guidance socially, financially and mentorship towards harnessing their creative energy from a young age, there is a need to fight the archetype of the broke creative which is a stereotype that has made many lose before they began.
  3. Dependency on informal labour and gigs in a demanding economy, leaving most creatives to abandon the creative economy chain.
  4. Administrative structures are also lacking in most creative groups. Most creatives fail from trying to be everything, from the leader to the writing, the script, recruiting artists, paying them and booking venues, accounts, reviewing their own lawful agreements etc. There are also no structures to mobilize these diverse creatives into hybrid content creators.
  5. Failure to adapt to the emerging social and cultural changes in media and production, especially in the Covid 19 era.
  6. There is not enough mainstream representation of creative arts and artists to communicate value proposition, most creatives are swapping their creative talents for priorities that feed them. There is not enough integration between creative art and communities
  7. The lack of hybrid, quality, competitive content from creatives because of a lack of resources to collaborate with other creatives or assemble production requirements and surpass its value. This hinders the growth of the Zimbabwean creative economy as content remains incompetent no matter the invested talent under limited resources.
  8. There is no support for creative start-up businesses and innovations, the government does not guide or finance start-up businesses and creative entrepreneurship.  They lack micro-enterprises that represent them as external entities that would like to support the creative sector in more substantial ways.
  9. There are no cross-sector partnerships to play an integral role in the effective use of the arts and creative industries for maximum promotion and productivity of the creative youth. They’re only limited to what they know, platforms that do not pay for exposure and cannot build sustainable growth beyond the creative industry.
  10. Creative youth are 3 times more likely to suffer from depression, there are fewer resources equipped to provide artists with mental health care and self-navigation, making drugs, unproductivity and suicide a commonality within creative communities. Art can be used for healing, as therapy both to the creative and their audience.
  11. The lack of spaces and platforms for artists to meet, socialize or work on their projects and gather resources. There are not enough spaces that allow their freedom of expression to build towards their highest potential, and surrounding environments are hostile and unaffordable for the average creative youth. There are no platforms for them to manifest their ideas and visions without in house gatekeeping. Artists need spaces and platforms that allow their wings to grow, that allows them to rise up to the task and excel in their fields.
  12. Creatives lack information that allows them to excel towards sustainable growth. Creatives who are empowered with business management and technical knowledge concerning their crafts are able to make wiser decisions concerning the direction of their art and how to build a successful enterprise from their work. They lack the skills needed to present themselves, build their individual brands and access the beneficial necessary information to drive them forward. 

Do you have any particular creatives you wish to work with and why?

Moonchild District is in the Building and Propelling Young Artists Forward !!! Asante Afrika Magazine
Chengeto Brown

Ah yes! Chengeto Brown – she’s poetry walking. Hope Masike  – I stan a legendary queen and Dudu Manhenga. Also, anyone else there making strides, poetry really can be infused anywhere and with anything. Take us to fashion, and music, we will be there.

Moonchild District is in the Building and Propelling Young Artists Forward !!! Asante Afrika Magazine
Hope Masike

Most think pursuing work in any form of the Arts is a waste of time, what do you have to say to that?

It probably is. I guess you have to allow me to fully find out, yeah?

According to Moonchild Rye, there are plenty of shows to look forward to from the movement. Look out for, A night in May scheduled for the 21st of  May 2022 (2nd edition) and Nyamavhuvhu scheduled for August 2022 (2nd edition). For more information on these and other wonderful events to look out for from Moonchild District connect with the district on social media: 

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Poster for upcoming Moonchild District event.

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