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Review of Stogie T’s Freestyle on Sway in the morning

by: Precious Ngwenya - 21 November 2018

Review of Stogie T’s Freestyle on Sway in the morning

How Stogie T raised the bar for South African Rappers It is not the first time we have a South African rapper on Sway in The Morning but Stogie T is probably one of the best to do it. On Friday, the morning we woke up to the video of the OG delivering a dope...

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Top Five Fridays: Interesting Talking Points To Come Out Of The #MalwedheChallenge

by: Mamaili Mamaila - 16 November 2018

Top Five Fridays: Interesting Talking Points To Come Out Of The #MalwedheChallenge

King Monada’s Latest Single Has Officially Collapsed The Internet Makwela Makwela Monada – And he has done it again! Khutso Steven Kgale, affectionately known to his fans as King Monada has released a new single called Malwedhe and it has got the entire country, and other parts of the continent readying themselves for the festive...

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Album Review: We Listened To Anatii’s Iyeza

by: Precious Ngwenya - 12 November 2018

Album Review: We Listened To Anatii’s Iyeza

Coming straight from a collaboration album, Anatii rides solo and deliver his best work yet with Iyeza. Anatii has always been the guy behind the beats of every other big hip-hop artist in the country and he needed his own project to cement his time in the game. ‘Be careful what you wish for’ gave...

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Joburg Film Festival: Unpacking The Gender Disparity In The Film Sector

by: Mamaili Mamaila - 8 November 2018

Joburg Film Festival: Unpacking The Gender Disparity In The Film Sector

Over Three Hundred Women Expected To Partake In This Pertinent Discussion The second edition of the Joburg Film Festival (JFF) is set to take place on Sunday, 11 November 2018 at Constitution Hill in Braamfontein. Hot on the heels of the Gender-Based Violence and Femicide Summit, this occasion aims to unpack the challenges faced by...

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Top Five Friday: SA reality shows to watch

by: Ayanda Sishi - 2 November 2018

Top Five Friday: SA reality shows to watch

Here are some of SA’s top reality shows to sink your teeth into. We are spoiled for choice in South Africa, because unlike now, for a very long time we have not had reality shows in great numbers that we could watch with relish. For a while the content was competition-based with shows such as...

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HHP made every song better

by: Tshepiso Sibeko - 30 October 2018

HHP made every song better

A nostalgic look at HHP’s most memorable collaborations There are a few musicians who have managed to change people’s lives with their craft. Only a dime a dozen have managed to change the game and pave the way for an entire genre. HHP is one of those people. As he would say, “what would summer...

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Getting close and personal with Gigi Lamayne

by: Tshituku Ndadza - 8 October 2018

Getting close and personal with Gigi Lamayne

Get to know a different side to the hip-hop artist It is a chilled day in the office and I am looking forward to an interview with Gigi Lamayne. After a few hours of waiting, she finally arrives with her road manager. She is dressed in a black and red t-shirt dress with red shades....

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Music is King: Virgil Abloh is coming to SA

by: Terry Simelane-Mathabathe - 3 October 2018

Music is King: Virgil Abloh is coming to SA

Music lovers gather around Skkrr Skkrr boys and Braamkids have a reason to rejoice, Virgil Abloh is coming to South Africa. The Off White designer and Black Coffee’s good friend will be playing at The Dome as part of a formidable line-up of the first international concert experience, Music is King. Our very own, Black...

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The Latest Hip Hop Releases to Set the Summer Tone

by: Tshepiso Sibeko - 2 October 2018

The Latest Hip Hop Releases to Set the Summer Tone

We look at some of the latest hip hop releases The festive season is fast approaching. With only two months left, it comes as no surprise that all our favourite musicians are releasing music to compliment our soon to be jovial mood. It will be interesting to see which offering will stand out and be...

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Welcoming a new generation of South African Jazz

by: Mamaputle Boikanyo - 28 September 2018

Welcoming a new generation of South African Jazz

South African jazz can sometimes be misunderstood and heavily underrated. It’s often seen as a music genre of times long gone. A genre for old timers at stokvels and self-important peeps who listen to complex music. Some may think that it is nothing but ancient history, soon to be buried along with an older generation....

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