Cape Town rapper and producer Pzho (also known as Mr P) is a hustler. He’s one of those artists who move in silence and let the work speak for itself. He’s done jingles for SABC station Umhlobo Wenene FM, and a song for National AIDS Day in collaboration with Doctors Without Borders. He’s one of […]
South African rapper, EmTee received a lot of co-signs from the likes of AKA, Burna Boy, Riky Rick and more, after his coming-out single “Roll Up”, which went to win Song of the Year at the 2015 South African Hip Hop Awards, went viral. AKA ended up dropping a verse on the remix to the single, […]
South African producer Von Intellekt just dropped a beat tape that doubles as a 5 track ode to the great James Dewiit Yancey aka J Dilla that he dropped on Dilla Day
It is not very often that you come across a song with three official versions tied to its release. But Nigerian artist Saeon Moruda clearly is not one that follows conventional paths.
Sharky has come a very long way since I first met him. Two years ago when I was introduced to the Zimbabwean rapper he was under Tehn Diamond’s wings mastering his lyrical craft under the SOTG rappers tutelage.
Cape Town-based producer Damascvs recently released his new project But I Ain’t Got Water For You under Quit Safari, a label he co-founded with friends and collaborators Christian Tiger School, Fever Trails and Hessien+. We spoke to him about his formative years as part of a then-burgeoning Durban hip hop scene. Were you heavily involved with the […]
Deep in the dungeons of the Cape Town township New Cross, where the media spotlight doesn’t reach unless someone gets murdered, is a makeshift bedroom studio, where producer FiveSix spends a lot of his time. His beats are traditional sample-driven boom bap, and that’s what he’s comfortable with. As I make my way to his backroom […]
- Album review: Pzho – Zolani
- Album Review: EmTee – Avery
- Stream: Black Moss – Dalai Lama
- Watch: Mike Checc – Very Strange/Dirty Laundry
- New Beat Tape: Von Intellekt – A Dilla Dedication EP
- Saeon Moruda – Dé Bé Cypher Feat. AT, Poe, Eva Alordiah, Ozone, Tesh Carter & YCee.
- Sharky Just Dropped an Impressive Video for Soko Matemai
- AKA Interview With DJ Sabby on The Best Life TV
- Producer Damascvs Speaks Durban Hip Hop History + Shares His New EP
- Cape Town Producer FiveSix Doesn’t Sleep