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Reigning SA Female Artist of The Year, Ami Faku, had a stellar year in 2020 and starts the year off with a nomination at this year’s MTV Africa Music Awards For Best Alternative act. She ended last year off by featuring as the cover star on The Power Circle magazine, where she spoke about her recent […]

Celebrated hit-makers Major League DJs have released their highly anticipated music video for their smash hit Dinaledi featuring Botswana-born singer Mpho Sebina. Dinaledi is taken off their 31-track album Pianochella. The music video directed by Khaya Bhengu reflects another level of creativity and visual excellence from the popular twins. “Working with Mpho Sebina was so amazing, we had a beautiful experience. We met online, […]

East African boys reopen 2021 on a winning streak, The Kenyan Afropop sensation made Africa proud once more by taking the tripping melanin to  The New York Times Square Billboard displaying visuals from their first hit single ‘Suzanna’  from their album ‘Midnight Train’ Sauti Sol follows just a hand full of African prominent music names […]

Mzwandile was affectionately known by most as DJ1D. He was the co-founder of popular of the South African streetwear and lifestyle brand Loxion Kulca. He was known to all as a true friend and brother.   Mzwandile Nzimande (44),  was confirm to have sadly passed away on Wednesday, the 13th January 2020 at 09:00am  at the Olivedale […]

Nigerian superstar reboots the year on the highest note as per usual, His latest offering “Jowo” ran  a mile this past festive season tickling the masses from Tiktok to Instagram , “Jowo” came out as one of  the singles on Davido’s latest album  ‘A Better Time’ released 2020.   ‘Jowo’ a Yoruba word that translates to […]

Nigerian star Fireboy DML is named one of Youtube’s Black Voices class of 2021 alongside 20 other acts from around the world. With two incredible albums released in 2019 and 2020 respectively, he is honored to be the only Nigerian and one of only 3 Africans as part of the 21 artists receiving support from […]

DJ Sbu, a name synonymous with pushing boundaries and breaking barriers, lives up to his name yet again, this time putting South Africa on the world stage by breaking the record for the Longest Marathon Radio Music Show, a 9-day experience that saw DJ Sbu broadcast in both South Africa and Tanzania, challenging his team […]

South African electro -pop  power house The Kiffness and Bilal Goregen have gone viral with more than 13 million combined views of Ievan Polkka. The obscure Finnish folk song was originally performed by Turk Bilal Goregen and now features a worldwide remix by South Africa’s The Kiffness. The Kiffness are best known for their string […]

Apple Music’s latest New Artist Spotlight is Manana(real name Ndumiso Manana), a multifaceted musical talent whose new age R&B exudes emotional maturity and honesty way beyond his years. “I’m both excited and humbled by this opportunity. To be chosen for The Apple Music New Artist Spotlight campaign is a huge honour and I can’t thank Apple enough. […]

Apple Music today announces the latest featured artist in its Africa Rising artist development program as Ghanian singer-songwriter and producer, Amaarae (real name Ama Serwah Genfi). “It’s amazing to be selected by Apple Music  as their Africa Rising artist. The love and support the album has received from the Apple Music family has been incredible […]

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