SA musos up for UK award

South African musicians Liquideep and Spoek Mathambo have been nominated for the UK Music of Black Origin awards.

Mbongeni Buthelezi Art Exhibition

The Johannesburg Art Gallery (JAG) hosts "maNyauza, silent messages to my mother", Mbongeni Buthelezi's mid-career retrospective.

Emmanuel Jal to Perform in Jo’burg

Catch Sudanese hip-hop star Emmanuel Jal live at The Alex in Braamfontein, Jo’burg.

Mahube CD release

A rerelease of the original album, Mahube has some new tracks from countries like Botswana and Mozambique.

Hugh Masekela on MTV Base

Watch young African creatives chatting to celebrated musician Hugh Masekela.

Jay Z & Kanye Collabo – TEST

West gained acclaim for for production on Jay-Z’s The Blueprint.

Jay-Z and Kanye West collaborate

Kanye West broke into the music scene as a producer for Jay-Z’s Roc-A-Fella Records.

50 Cent unhappy with record company

Rapper 50 Cent is threatening to leave his record company after their poor marketing of his new album.

SA icons salute Mandela

FNB Premier Banking recently honoured Nelson Mandela and 21 years of freedom at the Killarney Country Club in Johannesburg where 20 inspiring South African’s were asked to pay tribute to Madiba. Those that could not be there sent pre-recorded messages which were screened on the night. These included words by Charlize Theron, Patrice Motsepe and Desmond Tutu. Mandela’s grandson Ndaba Mandela was there for the unveiling of an artwork dedicated to his grandfather.

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