uBiza Wethu and Mr Thela, two of gqom’s finest names in South Africa, have just released the music video of their 2018 single “Freedom.” “Freedom” is a fine number, a triumph f gqom music that will delight you to no end. Aspire to “Freedom,” then. By the way, before “Freedom,” the pair had released several
Glad to see DJ Nastor drop another afro-house number? Well, so are we. The South African disc jockey, whose real name is Nhlakanipho Ntobeko Dlamini, will delight you to no end with his latest number “Uhuru,” which features Fey. DJ Nastor has been in winning form ever since his appearance on South Africa’s music universe.
South Africa’s Da fresh and Athie make competent collaborators. A walk through their collective history should reveal several lyrical monuments. In their latest offering “Igubu” they have got yet another lyrical monument. The pair had released “Boomin” and “The Fallen Soldier” back in March. Other tracks by the pair include “Yidedele,” “Gijima,” and “Konakele” (Ft.
You have probably noticed some of South Africa’s disc jockeys have an abiding love for the word deep and readily adopt it as part of their professional or stage names. Citizen Deep is one of such disc jockeys. For this muso, however, Deep goes beyond the stage name, reflecting powerfully in his output as well.
The Young Turks of South African music are well on their way, determined to upset the indolence of the status quo. Wouldn’t you rather watch them do this? Wouldn’t you rather let Gabriel YoungStar, JeayChroniq, Khaya Dladla and Tudor charm you with a track titled “Indovozi”? “Indovozi” is a gqom belter you may bop to
Nigerian songster CDQ is clearly still in the birthday mood. (He recently celebrated his birthday, with a track titled “Halleluyah“). He has just released another track and one likely to get the ladies shrieking in delight. It is titled “Ladies Night.” “Ladies Night” is more of a party belter. It will probably get you bopping
Tanzanian hip-hop star Motra The Future has just released the music video of his 2018 single “Lindo,” and it is currently making waves. “Lindo” takes you through the streets of Motra The Future’s ardor. It is a street that might actually pave yours. The song, like the music video, is splendid. You might wish to
Fresh from a sterling performance at Coachella 2019, Nigerian rapper Mr Eazi is set to begin his South African tour and has just announced the tour dates. According to Mr Eazi the tour will begin on 24 May and end on 31 May 2019. In between, depending on reception and requests by fans, more dates
Nigerian rapper Tiwa Savage has quit Mavin Records for Universal Music Group after seven years. No reason was given for her leaving, and there was apparently no hint of acrimony between her and the record label and its owners and investors when she left. Label boss Don Jazzy formally announced her leaving via his verified