It was pretty hard to avoid Mapei last fall. Her hit single "Don't Wait" debuted on The Fader in October and quickly reached No. 1 on Hype Machine. Six months later, she released a remix EP and a music video, but fans had to wait nearly a year for her first full-length album, "Hey Hey." It's due out Sept. 23.
The album is Jacqueline Cummings' tribute to having fun and just straight-up positivity. (Mapei, which means "wise woman" in a Liberian tribal language, is her middle name.) "I was in a dark place in Sweden -- literally it was very dark," she told HuffPost Entertainment, as she sank into an armchair...
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