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The choice between sticking to your roots or embracing what is mainstream and trending can be a difficult decision for young artists. Whether an artist is their authentic selves or trying to appeal to commercial audiences, the proof is always in the work. In the case of Cape Town’s own Xhosa emcee Holy Alpha, her […]

The Scorpion Kings (DJ Maphorisa & Kabza De Small) seem to be a serious run heading toward the summer season. Their collaboration with Ami Faku for the hit-song Abalele is currently setting the streets ablaze and the dynamic duo is keeping the momentum going with the release of the remix to Jamaican-American superstar Masego’s hit-single, […]

House music titan DJ Shimza is back with new a new Ep titled “Fight To Love”, the EP is a compromise of remixes to the original Fight To Love track which features Lesotho-born songstress, Maleh. The EP consists of remixed versions of the song by internationally acclaimed producers Floyd Lavine and Louie Vega. DJ Shimza […]

One of the South Africans doing big things is DJ Lag, who has been featured on Beyonce‘s new Disney film, BLACK IS KING soundtrack. The film recently won an award at the EMMYS for Outstanding Costumes. In their press release, DJ Lag’s PR company, Sheila Afari PR, described the film as “one of the most […]

  Neon Dreams, a Canadian alt-pop duo, have released their single Say it Out Loud that features the vocals of South African artist Mthandazo Gatya. Gatya was brought on board after the success of the band’s Life Without Fantasies single that peaked at #2 behind his single Senzeni. After hearing Mthandazo’s single, Kadillac understood why […]

After all the anticipation TEMS is back with a brand new 5-track Ep titled If Orange Was A Place. The project includes a collaboration with Brent Faiyaz as the only guest on the Ep and follows up For Broken Ears, an Ep TEMS dropped last year that has stood the test of time in terms […]

Fridays are known for good times and new music. This week, DJ Maphorisa and Kabza De Small return with a new single called Abalele featuring one of the most in-demand voices in the game today, Ami Faku. The Scorpion Kings and Ami’s collaboration results in a dance number fit to start any weekend off right. […]

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 […]

When we talk about Holly Rey’s, music two things come to mind: storytelling and unique sound. If it’s not admitting to not being enticed by material things but love on her 2019 song “You,” it’s recounting a fading love in a melodic rendition on her gorgeous single “Something Beautiful.” “Something Beautiful” is from Rey’s latest […]


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