On a cold Thursday night MTV took over the Design District in Rosebank and converted their courtyard into one massive stage and venue. The fountain that normally occupies the centre of the district’s courtyard was removed and instead an elaborate setup was installed to act as the staging area for the MTV MAMA Nominations Party.
Every month, we sift through track releases and pick the ones we feel are great. We bring you, in no particular order, hip hop songs from Cape Town that we feel are worth your time. Most of them are pulled off Bush Radio’s weekly hip hop radio show Headwarmaz’s playlist. Sandy on The Beat ft […]
The North God aka Da L.E.S. just linked up with the rest of the A-Team sans B.A. Baracus , namely AKA and Burna Boy on the first single off his yet to be named third solo project. The single titled Paid is West coast inspired track produced by Vam who has also worked with DotCom on his single The One.
Cape Town rapper, Youngsta shared at one of his shows a few weeks ago that MTV-Base rejected the video for his single “Salutas” because it was “too Cape Town”. About two weeks ago, however, Channel O debuted the video. The channel has played Youngsta’s simplistic video for “Flowing Through My DNA” several times.
AKA is currently touring in the United Kingdom and promoting his latest project Levels which recently celebrated its one year anniversary and Gold certification. The Super Doro Mega (it gets easier to say with time) has a lot to celebrate of late, along with the litany of accolades his project has received he also recently […]
There are certain artists that take a few listens before you start to warm up to them, some take longer than others, and sometimes in that rare but magical moment, within seconds of hearing an artist for the first time, you can already tell that there is something special about them. Fortunately for me, I experienced the latter after hearing Johnny Infinite for the first time.
Show Dem Camp (SDC) have been sorely missed. Their Vevo channel reminds me it has been more than a year since their last video was uploaded. Although it was never really in any doubt, I’m pleased to say they have come back just as strong as when they left. The Nigerian duo have an uncanny […]
Cashtime Life return with the video for KiD X single Se7en which of course features self-proclaimed “Skhanda Queen” and MTV Base VJ Moozlie. Check the visuals below and read what we had to say about the song here. @KIDXSA @NOMOOZLIE
A few weeks after securing yet another BET Awards nomination and releasing the promotional trailer for his collaboration with Ace Hood, the number one Obidiponbidi has released the video for the massive collaboration that he has been teasing fir weeks.
- 12 Great Songs from Cape Town (June 2015)
- Da L.E.S. – Paid Feat AKA & Burna Boy
- Ko-Jo Cue and Juls UFW (Unfuckwittable)
- Youngsta’s “Salutas” + “Own 2015″ videos
- AKA in The UK
- Let’s Meet Johnny Infinite
- Show Dem Camp – Ewele
- KiD X (Feat. Moozlie) – Se7en (Official Music Video)
- Sarkodie – New Guy Feat. Ace Hood
- MTV Africa Music Awards Nominations Party