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Kenya’s Blinky Bill’s  he released “Jam Now, Simmer Down” –a new single and video featuring Ossie from Dublin. This follows the success of his previous release “Bado Mapema (Simama)” new album is also in the cards. “Jam Now, Simmer Down”

South African Celebrated jazz and opera singer, Sibongile Khumalo, passed away on Thursday, 28 January, after a lengthy period of illness. Reflecting on his relationship with Ma Khumalo, Managing Director of Sony Music Entertainment Africa, Sean Watson, shared his thoughts on the late musician: “A more noble ambassador of music I have never met in […]

Currently a Top 100 song in the country, South African artists DJ Lag and DJ Tira share the exclusive video for ‘Siyagroova’, directed by Allison Swank. ‘Siyagroova’ is built on a sonic bedrock that could only have emerged from two of Durban’s most acclaimed music innovators. The song is nothing short of a mash-up of Gqom’s […]

South Africa’s much-loved Shudufhadzo Musida, Miss South Africa 2020, consistently proves that she is as beautiful on the inside as on the outside. Last week, she took the opportunity of a free morning to spend it on the road with SA Harvest, South Africa’s fastest-growing food rescue organisation whose mission is to end hunger in […]

Tanzanian comedian now  musician Baba levo  releases a video of   his latest  track ‘Shusha’ featuring Diamond Platnumz.  

Brownswood are proud to present ‘Indaba Is’ – a compilation of current South African improvised music and jazz – released today January 29th 2021. The project is a collaboration with 2 luminaries of the South African Music scene pianist / songwriter Thandi Nthuli and The Brother Moves On’s Siyabonga Mthembu who act as curators / […]

Award winning South African rapper Emtee took the time out to remind his fans why they refer to hime as G.O.A.T, This morning Emtee’s first solo single of the year  titled ‘Ithemba’  off the highly anticipated album  finally graced  the digital stores an already set Twitter flooding with praises. He hinted promises of a prosperous […]

MTV Africa has unveiled  Grammy award winning American  producer and rapper, DJ Khaled as the  guest host for the 2021 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMAs). DJ Khaled will be the virtual host of the award gala set to be broadcasted on MTV Base on Saturday, February 20, 2021. With the ceremony  being hosted in  Kampala, […]

Kenyan songstress Tanasha Donna and Diamond Platnumz reminded the masses why they are a match made in heaven on Wasafi Festival pre-party held in Tanzania. Videos doing the rounds on the socials shows the pair getting some groove in a steamy performance of their single titled ‘Gere’ ‘Gere’ that has undeniably send Africa gyrating hips […]

After the year we’ve had, Ami Faku’s latest release featuring award-winning rapper, Emtee, is apt for the times that we’re in. Titled Lala Ngoxolo, meaning “rest in peace”, Eastern Cape’s South African Voice of Modern Afro Soul has yet again created the perfect soundtrack befitting of the mood of the country as she did with her Platinum-selling […]

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