Die Antwoord details new album: TEN$ION


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South African hip-hop crew Die Antwoord will return in February with their sophomore LP, TEN$ION. Spanning 13 tracks, the album was recorded and produced in South Africa by DJ Hi-Tek with additional production by Die Antwoord’s own Ninja. Lead single “Fok Julle Naaires” is available in video form below, followed by the album’s tracklist.

As previously reported, Die Antwoord has chosen to release the album independently via their imprint ZEF Records. A global release date is set for February 7th. The group’s label will work in association with Good Smile, with Downtown Records and COOP Music handling global distribution.

Two days after the album’s release, Die Antwoord will embark on a North American tour. Their updated tour schedule below as well.


TEN$ION Tracklist:t
01. Never Le Nkemise 1
02. I Fink U Freeky
03. Pielie (Skit)
04. Hey Sexy
05. Fatty Boom Boom
06. Zefside Zol (Interlude)
07. So What?
08. Uncle Jimmy (Skit)
09. Baby’s on Fire
10. U Make a Ninja Wanna F**k
11. Fok Julle Naaiers
12. DJ Hi-Tek Rulez
13. Never Le Nkemise 2

Die Antwoord 2012 Tour Dates:
02/09 – Philadelphia, PA @ Trocadero
02/10 – Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
02/11 – New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
02/14 – Toronto, ON @ Phoenix Concert Theatre
02/15 – Chicago, IL @ Metro
02/18 – Portland, OR @ Roseland Theater
02/19 – Vancouver, BC @ Commodore Ballroom
02/20 – Seattle, WA @ Showbox at the Market
02/22 – San Francisco, CA @ The Regency Ballroom
02/24 – Los Angeles, CA @ Club Nokia
02/25 – Las Vegas, NV @ House of Blues
03/03 – Brisbane, AU @ Future Music Festival
03/04 – Perth, AU @ Future Music Festival
03/10 – Sydney, AU @ Future Music Festival
03/11 – Melbourne, AU @ Future Music Festival
03/12 – Adelaide, AU @ Future Music Festival