I don’t know about the rest of the world, but summertime is here in NYC, wooooweee. It’s burning up, but I love this hot weather. It brings out the best in me. So much is going on right now, nothing beats an ice cold glass of tea or lemonade, sitting by the air-conditioner just cooling out. You only have a fan? Yeah that’s a tough one. Sometimes a fan will just blow hot air right into your face. No breeze at all, but hey what can you do? We are fighting a virus, injustice and now the hot weather. Out of all that, we got some funky hot World Hip Hop music for ya. Bop ya head, take it easy, or turn the music up loud, get ya dance on, burn some calories off, then cool off again. Let’s go!!!
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