2015 Schedule
Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22

Presented by: Sounds from Africa


Friday, March 20
11:45PM - 12:20AM


Listen to Slow Down


Sean Awuku Maxbornd aka Paedae (Payday) and Mugeez Abdul Rashid aka Mugeez, are a hip-life rapping duo who go by the name R2BEES. R2BEES (Refuse 2 be Broke) is a movement, record label and group of talented young musicians who hail from Ghana and are making a huge impact not only in their country, but throughout the whole of Africa. Infusing Afrobeats and Hip Hop together, Paedae and Mugeez were first introduced to the world back in 2008 with their raw musical talent and embracing their Ghanaian culture in their work.

Both born and raised in a small city called Tema, east of the country’s capital city – Accra in Ghana, West Africa. Paedae is the CEO and leader of the group, whilst Mugeez is the lead vocalist. The two cousins, who have been together their whole life, lived in the same house and also attended the same primary, junior and secondary school in Tema.

Beginning their career early, they started off represen...

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