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When Riz Ahmed isn’t starring in movies like ‘Venom,’ ‘Nightcrawler,’ and ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,’ he is crafting progressive, politically-forward music as Riz MC. Though he’s worked extensively with Heems as Swet Shop Boys, Riz goes solo on “Mogambo,” his new Redinho-produced song about the oppression of people of color. The track shares a title with the antagonist of the popular 1987 Indian movie, ‘Mr. India,’ and is intended to be an anthem for anyone who feels undervalued or unwanted.

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