Author: Palesa Mokoena

Just a few days before the release of her highly anticipated debut album, Eastern Cape’s South African musician with a notable voice, Ami Faku, receives her first GOLD plaque for single Into Ingawe with Sun-EL Musician.  A song that has taken the country by storm; garnered over 2 million streams across digital platforms such as Apple Music, […]

Johannesburg, 20 September 2019– Known for his love and support for local music, DJ Speedsta returns to the scene with a brand new single titled Oneida. This exotic sounding single is taken from his upcoming EP “Palm Trees and Pretty Girls” set to hit the stores early October 2019.  This streaming sensation dropped “Bottle Brush Street” earlier this year with critics claiming […]

Friday, 6th September | Johannesburg: Recording artist, heavy weight beat maker, producer, pH Raw X releases the slick new video for his current single ‘IBEBALLINHO’. Directed by Kyle White and featuring pH’s friend, the effervescent & multi award winning, Sho Madjozi, the video is the perfect companion to the song, and sees pH showing off his b-boy skills […]

In partnership with Savanna Premium Cider, Chatz Connect, Kaya FM 95.9, Channel24, Sound Stylists and Stageworks Comedy is one of the fastest growing industries on the African continent and this year, The Annual South African Savanna Comics’ Choice Awards (CCAs), with Savanna Premium Cider as its main sponsor, is at the fore ofcelebrating this amazing […]

Tuesday, 04thSeptember 2019 – Following the announcement of the highly anticipated third annual official Dance Music Awards South Africa earlier this year, SA fans took to the internet to vote for your TOP5 favourites over the past few weeks.   Post the success over the past two years, the South African Dance Music Awards will this year celebrate dance music under the umbrella of 21 categories in total. The […]

  HELL’S GATE NATIONAL PARK, Kenya, Sept 3(Reuters) – Flash floods killed six family members and their tour guide at Kenya’s Hell’s Gate National Park, the state-run wildlife authority said on Monday. The incident occurred on Sunday in the Rift Valley, some 100 kilometres (62 miles) by road northwest of the capital Nairobi, the Kenya […]

By Fabio Teixeira PORTO VELHO, Brazil, Sept 3 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – When Maria Augusta Almeida, 45, heard her grandson cough incessantly, she knew what was to blame: the fires raging in the Amazon forest, some of them more than 200 miles (322 km) away from Porto Velho. The smoke permeating the city, the capital […]

By David Stanway SHANGHAI, Sept 2 (Reuters) – China’s Belt and Road Initiative must bring cost-effective new low-carbon methods to developing countries and avoid outdated polluting technologies in order to ensure global climate goals are met, a new study said on Monday. The 126 countries in the Belt and Road region now account for 28% […]

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By Kate Ryan NEW YORK, September 2 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – U.S. musician Lil Nas X became the first openly gay man to receive a Country Music Association Award nomination when the chart-topping record breaker “Old Town Road (Remix)” earned a nod for Musical Event of the Year this week. His collaboration with veteran country […]


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