Music Features

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  • Music Features

    A quick chat with Dan Patlansky

    May 2016 saw the South African release of Dan Patlansky’s eighth studio album, entitled “Introvertigo”. The album was written over the course of two years. Patlansky immediately started writing this follow-up after 2014’s critically acclaimed album,...
    June 21, 2016 335
  • Fashion

    Yanga to release shoe range

    Think Kobe, Jordan, Lebron… and now think Yanga. The Not Enuff rapper has been included in the Nike ID program which will see a custom made Nike sneaker which he personally helped design based off his...
    May 27, 2016 355
  • Music Features

    Kool Out chats about making hits with Yanga

    On Friday (20 May) Yanga dropped a brand new single Not Enuff, taken off of his soon to be released EP Touch Is A Move. The EP is two months overdue and like many of you,...
    May 22, 2016 388
  • Music Features

    It’s Black Coffee’s time

    Internationally celebrated, South African DJ, Black Coffee real name Nkosinathi Maphumulo is a reminder of how much hard work, dedication, resilience and opportunity can send one straight to the top. He has had his fair share...
    May 20, 2016 352
  • Music Features

    SABC Says It Will Play 90% SA Music From now on

    Finally, a bit of good news that’s sure to please musicians and fans all over South Africa. Hlaudi Motsoeneng, the SABC’s Chief Operations Officer, announced in a statement earlier today that the SABC will implement 90%...
    May 11, 2016 294
  • Music Features

    The rise of Durban Hip Hop

    When you’re from a city that is popularly known for its bunny chows, plush beaches, beautiful women and a lavish annual horseracing event that no-one attends for the horse racing, it’s easy for your attempts to...
    May 10, 2016 333
  • Music Features

    Yasmin Bey (Mos Def) drops new track

    Yasiin Bey (formerly Mos Def) just released a new track titled, “Dec. 99th – N.A.W.” The song is a production debut for Ferrari Sheppard, better known for his work as a journalist, cultural critic and artist....
    May 7, 2016 443