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How Do You Eat An OREO?

Today Skempi News brings you a classic from 20 years ago. The classic is none other than Claudius Philips’s extremely fun gem “Con Bo Ta Come O.R.E.O.” from his album Call Me. It has been said often about classic gems featured on this site but it is no less trueRead More »

Jeon’s “Machika” Rises!

Menasa’s “Bodak Yellow (Bootleg)” has grabbed hold of the no.1 slot and shows no signs of loosening its grip. But out in the sea a formidable foe has risen from among the waves in the form of Jeon’s “Machika (Original Version)”, which has made a leap from the back ofRead More »

The Queen Of Merengue

Today Skempi News explores more of the Caribbean region and goes to the island nation of the Dominican Republic and its reigning Queen of the Merengue, Milly Quezada. Born Milagros Quezada Borbón (1955) in San Carlos, Villa Francisca, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, she moved with her family to New YorkRead More »

Menasa Number One Once Again

Menasa comes out on top once again in this week’s Skempi Top 40 tally. His single “Bodak Yellow(Bootleg)” has put an end to the month long reign of Gentz’ “Sin Lenga”. Urvin Luwi Jano’s “Sende Lus Pa Kòrsou” has also zeroed in on the top spot, coming in at no.3.Read More »