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Fresh the release of his EP Mirage, acclaimed Nigerian-born, Maryland-based musician Mannywellz has dropped the visuals to his eccentric, afrosoul (his debut prject), dancehall EP opener, Peace featuring fellow Nigerian artist, Tems. From touring with Jidenna and collaborating with Wale, Mannywellz’s career and music seem to be going on an upward trajectory. The music video […]

Powerhouse music record label Warner Music SA is set to release a compilation album featuring some of South Africa’s most iconic songs. The album titled Mzansi Undercover honours some of South Africa’s musical legends, and it begins this tribute with the release of the lead-single, classic jazz smash-hit Stimela (The Coal Train) by the late […]

Mpumalanga-born DJ, record producer, and radio host, Emotionz DJ has recently signed with music giants Sony Music Entertainment Africa. Sony represents some of the biggest names locally and internationally in the music industry and now Emotionz DJ will be among those prominent figures.  The Mpumalanga native has been making waves in the music scene for […]

Moziak Africa, a South African culture magazine, is levelling up with their first-ever out of the country photo shoot featuring Major League DJs, Bandile and Banele. The photoshoot took place in Ghana’s iconic Makola Market in the city of Accra. “This Moziak Milestone is fitting for the music super duo, who are taking the sounds […]

Discovering a hidden gem can change the entire tone of an individuals’ day, in this case, it’s rising R&B talent Some.Unique.Individual (SUI) that could set that change in motion for you. While listening to SUI, it’s easy to get lost in his melodies and vocals as he manages to set a mood of sorts with […]

By Manna Maurice Andile Ngubeni popularly known as Anzo, is set to drop a single this Friday ahead of the release of his EP, 3310. The EP’s title pays homage to the rapper’s hometown in Estcourt KZN by using its postcode. The EP which is set to drop on August 27 serves as the rapper, […]

  On Saturday, August 14 2021, a ground-breaking exhibition opened at the Constitution Hill’s Women’s Jail. The exhibition, which is curated and presented by award-winning reality TV star and transgender activist, Yaya Mavundla will run until September 14, 2021. It is entitled Layers of a Black Transgender Woman and is aimed at amplifying Transgender Visibility […]

By Manna Maurice Who said anything about Friday the 13th being unlucky? With Zahara dropping her 7th studio album, all the spooky & unlucky shenanigans had to take a backseat. Even if you were a victim of the cursed day, a full listen to Nqaba Yam is sure to put a smile on your face & pep […]

The Nigerian film industry, fondly called Nollywood, became popular in the early 1990s, although with more negative attributes than positives. Over the years, the industry has attracted a lot of criticism. Some critics believe that the industry is quantity driven, while shunning quality. Others slated the industry for its budget restrictions, weak plots and repetitive dialogue. […]

In the third decade of the new millennium, despite many publishers still seeing black women’s writing as having a limited market, readers have far more access than before to publications by writers from the global South. In particular, the perspectives of black women are certainly more visible in the public domain. Yet gaps and erasures […]


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